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Body of missing Calgary boy recovered in Yoho National Park, officials say

By The Canadian Press
July 27, 2016 - 5:57am Updated: July 27, 2016 - 9:50am

FIELD, B.C. — The search for an 11-year-old Calgary boy who fell into the Yoho River in southeastern British Columbia last Friday has ended.

Parks Canada says a search team recovered the body of the boy from the Kicking Horse River, downstream of the Yoho River, late Tuesday morning.

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Parks Canada scales back recovery operation for missing Calgary boy

By The Canadian Press/Doug Collins
July 23, 2016 - 3:03pm Updated: July 25, 2016 - 2:42pm

FIELD, B.C. — Parks Canada says it has scaled back the recovery operation for an 11-year-old Calgary boy who fell into the Yoho River in southeastern B.C.

Two boys ended up in the river near the Takkakaw Falls on Friday evening while visiting Yoho National Park with their family.

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