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Okotoks area schools paying respect to Kamloops tragedy

Okotoks area schools paying respect to Kamloops tragedy

Two minutes, 15 seconds of silence held at Foothills Composite School School for the 215 students found in graves
Buffalo Lake hosts tribute ceremony for 215 Children

Buffalo Lake hosts tribute ceremony for 215 Children

Dance, songs, poems and love were shown at recent Metis tribute
PHOTOS: Stoney Nation memorialize 215 children found at former Kamloops Residential School

PHOTOS: Stoney Nation memorialize 215 children found at former Kamloops Residential School

Members of the Stoney Nakoda First Nation recognized the 215 children found in a mass grave at the former Kamloops Residential School by tying 215 teddy bears to a fence along the Trans-Canada Highway.
Ceremony held in honour of residential school victims and survivors

Ceremony held in honour of residential school victims and survivors

Kehewin Cree Nation hosted an Honouring Residential School Victims and Survivors Ceremony on Friday, June 4
‘Battle Against Drugs Walk’ planned on Stoney Nakoda, petition to ban drug dealers gains local support

‘Battle Against Drugs Walk’ planned on Stoney Nakoda, petition to ban drug dealers gains local support

“We want a bylaw that will show drug dealers aren’t allowed on the reserve."
Pop-up memorial honouring the victims of a Kamloops residential school disappears

Pop-up memorial honouring the victims of a Kamloops residential school disappears

Barrhead resident and daughter and granddaughter of residential school survivors Tiara Yiu disheartened that someone would remove the memorial she started
Lac La Biche Mission site is part of residential school legacy

Lac La Biche Mission site is part of residential school legacy

Lac La Biche Mission plans to display residential school history
Indigenous duo nominated for 2021 Juno Award

Indigenous duo nominated for 2021 Juno Award

Lightning strikes twice for singer-songwriter Jason Burnstick.
Indigenous guardians vital to Canada’s conservation goals, environment minister says

Indigenous guardians vital to Canada’s conservation goals, environment minister says

The federal government invested a historic $4.1 billion in the last budget towards nature recovery across Canada
Albertans call for name changes of public sites that honour the architects of the Indian Residential School System

Albertans call for name changes of public sites that honour the architects of the Indian Residential School System

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has described the potential name changes to cancel-culture.