Truth and Reconciliation

Artwork outside Eckville Elementary School. (Janeil Humphrey/Contributed photo)

Town of Eckville unveils artwork outside schools on road to reconciliation

Artist Sherry Richardson depicts mending of broken hearts through the artwork

 

Tracey Grieke (right) addressing the event attendees with Ryan Jason Allen Willert. (Reeti Rohilla/Black Press news services)

Town of Sylvan Lake unveils Indigenous mural as a token of reminder and reconciliation

The Town of Sylvan Lake unveiled its ‘Let Them Play’ mural on…

 

Red Deer Mayor Tara Veer says council has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, and is committed to working in a shared relationship with the Indigenous community. (File photo by Advocate staff)

City of Red Deer committed to reconciliation: mayor

Canada’s first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Red Deer Mayor Tara Veer says council has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, and is committed to working in a shared relationship with the Indigenous community. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Shoes are placed on the lawn outside the former Kamloops Indian Residential School to honour 215 children after it was announced that ground-penetrating radar had detected unmarked graves near the facility in Kamloops, B.C., on June 4, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Canada marks first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Numerous Indigenous nations reported unmarked graves at former residential school sites

Shoes are placed on the lawn outside the former Kamloops Indian Residential School to honour 215 children after it was announced that ground-penetrating radar had detected unmarked graves near the facility in Kamloops, B.C., on June 4, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Red Deer’s Lyle Keewatin Richards of the Remembering the Children Society is pleased that there’s funding available to seek out unmarked graves. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff)

How to move forward to find Red Deer residential school’s lost graves

Members of nine First Nations will meet to discuss next step

Red Deer’s Lyle Keewatin Richards of the Remembering the Children Society is pleased that there’s funding available to seek out unmarked graves. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff)

Truth and Reconciliation Day personal for new governor general, Mary May Simon

Truth and Reconciliation Day personal for new governor general, Mary May Simon