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Children’s shoes, toys placed with Every Child Matters signs in Williams Lake park

Herb Gardner Park is located below city hall

People in Williams Lake are placing children’s boots, shoes, toys and flowers underneath a tree with signs reading “Every Child Matters” and “215” in Herb Gardner Park below city hall.

The memorial is in response to the announcement last week about 215 children’s bodies being buried at the site of the former Kamloops Residential School.

Read more: Identifying children’s remains at B.C. residential school stalled by lack of records

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Monica Lamb-Yorski

About the Author: Monica Lamb-Yorski

Monica Lamb-Yorski has covered news for the Williams Lake Tribune since November 2011.
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