The Town of Wadena has decided to reduce Canada Day activities to encourage reflection on the recent discovery of 751 unmarked graves at the former site of the Marieval Indian Residential School. “Out of respect for our Indigenous community, Town of Wadena council and staff have decided to cancel the Canada Day Parade and postpone […]
Left to right, Caroline Grychowski, Alec Dutchak and Joan Danylyshen were dab hands at the cake-cutting. Brenna, 9, and Brooklyn, 12, along with their dad Jason Sawchuk, were mainstage performers at Rama’s Canada Day festivities. Three-year-old Lillith was ready to perform. Photos courtesy Mary Kowalyshyn.