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Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc to reflect on 3 years since ‘215’ findings 
CBC News | May 23, 2024 | Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation 

B.C. First Nation surveys school site as it hosts meeting regarding unmarked graves 
CityTV Vancouver | May 14, 2024 | Nadleh Whut’en First Nation 

Residential school survivors claim Canada is withholding documents detailing abuse — and demand an inquiry 
Toronto Star | April 30, 2024 

An Indigenous Archaeologist’s Journey to Find the Lost Children 
Scientific American | April 25, 2024 

Residential school survivor leads class-action lawsuit against Catholic Church, priest 
CTV News | April 23, 2024 

Ground search begins in Whitehorse at sites of 2 former dorms for Indigenous students 
CBC News | April 23, 2024 

What comes next in the search for missing residential school children? 
CBC News | April 13, 2024 | Ahousaht First Nation 

Canada broke its treaty promise, but Blood Tribe is barred from suing, Supreme Court rules 
CBC News | April 12, 2024  

Ahousaht First Nation releases findings from search for missing residential school children 
CBC News | April 10, 2024 | Ahousaht First Nation 

Walking alongside Survivors: How the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre supports access to Residential School records 
UBC News | April 9, 2024 

B.C. mayor faces calls to resign over wife’s support of residential school ‘denialism’ book 
CTV News | April 4, 2024 

Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc says decision on whether to excavate unmarked graves in Kamloops still unresolved 
The Globe and Mail | March 28, 2024 | Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation 

Hague commission releases interim report into unmarked graves at residential schools
The Globe and Mail | March 21, 2024

Feds announce funding to help IRC find children lost to residential schools
NNSL | March 6, 2024 | Inuvialuit Regional Corporation

Day school settlement has paid out $5.7B in claims. A Supreme Court petition says survivors were shortchanged

CBC News | March 5, 2024

Bill to make forced and coerced sterilization a criminal offence before Senate committee
CBC News | February 29, 2024

Senate committee hears from information commissioner on residential schools records access
CBC News | February 29, 2024

Possible unmarked graves suspends expansion at Montreal SAQ site
CityNews Montreal | February 11, 2024 | Kanien’keha:ka Kahnistensera (Mohawk Mothers)

Supreme Court declares Indigenous child welfare law constitutional
CBC News | February 9, 2024

Child’s remains found at site of former residential school northeast of Edmonton
Global News | January 25, 2024 | Blue Quills Residential School

Excavation planned at suspected burial site near Blue Quills residential school at Saddle Lake
CBC News | January 24, 2024 | Blue Quills Residential School

Judge orders McGill to comply with deal on unmarked grave search at former hospital
CBC News | November 21, 2023

Cadaver dogs searching for unmarked graves at former Kenora residential school site uncover 22 ‘alerts’
CBC News | October 23, 2023 | St. Mary’s Indian Residential School

Ground search finds 15 ‘potential’ grave sites at former Yukon residential school site
CBC News | September 26, 2023 | Chooutla Indian Residential School

Stó:lō Nation identifies 158 child deaths, potential unmarked graves at former residential schools, hospital
CBC News | September 21, 2023 | St. Mary’s Residential School

English River First Nation announces more findings in radar search for unmarked graves
CBC News | August 29, 2023 | Beauval Indian Residential School

Search for unmarked graves at Blue Quills residential school finds 19 sites that could be unmarked plots
CBC News | April 19, 2023 | Blue Quills Residential School

Tseshaht First Nation’s research says at least 67 children died at Alberni Indian Residential School
Global News | February 21, 2023 | Tseshaht First Nation

Following discovery of anomalies on former Lebret residential school site, next phase of search is off-site
The Star Phoenix | February 13, 2023 | Star Blanket Cree Nation

Over 170 ‘plausible burials’ detected in search for unmarked graves at former Kenora residential school site
CBC News Thunder Bay | January 17, 2023 | Wauzhushk Onigum Nation

More potential remains found at former Williams Lake residential school
City News Vancouver | January 25, 2023| Williams Lake First Nation

George Gordon First Nation announces 14 potential unmarked burial sites at former Sask. residential school
CBC News | April 20, 2022 | Gordon’s Indian Residential School

169 potential graves found at site of former residential school in northern Alberta
CBC News | March 1, 2022 | Grouard Mission

93 potential burial sites found near former B.C. residential school
CBC News | January 25, 2022 | St. Joseph’s Mission

B.C. First Nation says more than 160 unmarked graves found
CBC News | July 12, 2021 | Kuper Island Indian Residential School

182 unmarked graves discovered near residential school in B.C.’s Interior, First Nation says
CBC News | June 30, 2021 | St. Eugene’s Mission School

Sask. First Nation announces discovery of 751 unmarked graves near former residential school
CBC News | June 24, 2021 | Marieval Indian Residential School

Team investigating Brandon’s former residential school for graves turns to elders for clues
CBC News Manitoba | June 20, 2021 | Brandon Indian Residential School

Remains of 215 children found buried at former B.C. residential school, First Nation says
CBC News British Columbia | May 28, 2021 | Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc