northern saskatchewan mp calls on government to do more for la loche

Northern Saskatchewan MP calls on government to do more for La Loche

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An MP who represents the northern Saskatchewan riding where a shooting took place three years ago, said the federal government needs to do more for the community.Georgina Jolibois said the $2.2 million pledged by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is not enough for La Loche, and he must do better.READ MORE: Ottawa to fund programs, mental health services at La Loche high school: Trudeau“The key takeaway from the prime minister’s announcement in La Loche (Wednesday) morning was that he’s listening, but not hearing communities who know how to best help themselves,” Jolibois said.“There is a difference between just listening and actually hearing.”Trudeau made the funding announcement one day after the third anniversary of shootings at a high school and home that left four people dead and seven injured.WATCH BELOW: Trudeau explains planning and investment for La Loche