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July 1 2021 9:04pm

Tributes held for residential school victims, survivors on Canada Day

Alberta’s Siksika First Nation is paying tribute to residential school survivors and victims with a Canada Day vigil. It’s also begun searching for unmarked graves, using the same ground-penetrating radar that led to recent discoveries at former residential school sites in B.C. and Saskatchewan. Heather Yourex-West spoke with a survivor about the dark history pulling focus from typical Canada Day celebrations.

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