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Kamloops residential school survivors take their spirits back

By Adam Donnelly
September 22, 2017 - 3:12pm Updated: September 22, 2017 - 5:31pm

KAMLOOPS — Beginning in 1893, hundreds of Secwepemc children were forcibly removed from their homes, and taken to the Kamloops Indian Residential School. The school has been closed since 1977, but for many who survived their time there, the spiritual and emotional wounds still haven't healed.