Tag: Canada

FEATURE: Picking up the pieces — Indian Residential School survivors reflect on moving beyond the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

“For over a century, the central goals of Canada’s Aboriginal policy were to eliminate Aboriginal governments; ignore Aboriginal rights; terminate the Treaties; and, through a process of assimilation, cause Aboriginal… Read more »

Local couple seek out European war graves of Dryden veterans

Spuro Sourtzis, long-time teacher at Dryden High School (DHS) realized he has spent more time in his life at DHS than anywhere else. Sourtzis realized he doesn’t actually know that… Read more »

Reliving a nightmare — researcher strives for definitive account of 1958 Ear Falls murders

By Donna Gordon On Christmas day, 1958, the residents of Ear Falls awoke to the news that Tom Young  had shot and killed his father, Albert Young, 47; his newly-married… Read more »