The final report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission says that over 3,200 indigenous children died while living in residential schools. Most were taken by disease, but nearly a dozen died while trying to escape.
Gov. Gen. Julie Payette has announced 83 new appointments to the Order of Canada including Hollywood actor Donald Sutherland, brewer and businessman John Sleeman and Canadian war artist Gertrude Kearns.
Five years after the death of her daughter Charlotte — and two days after her killer lost his appeal, bringing years of court proceedings to an end — Louisa Lafferty says that she's looking towards the future.
The mother is incredibly strong. She wants everyone in the community to come together & heal. That's forgive & love.Ft Good Hope is a very beautiful village overlooking the McKenzie River .The inside of the church is covered with mosaic paintings & fills a person with light & hope.