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30th annual Chautauqua & French Festival

August 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

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Manitoba dance group set to stomp at French Festival

August 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Asham Stompers, a Manitoba-based Metis dance group that will perform Saturday and Sunday at an area French festival, are purveyors of the Red River Jig, a dance said to have been created by early-day Metis trying to attract fur traders to their community. Continue Reading