Sioux Valley seeks info about residential school

By Miranda Leybourne  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Sioux Valley Dakota Nation is asking the public to come forward with any information they have regarding the former Brandon Residential School. The Residential School Missing Children’s Investigation team at the First Nation, located 50 kilometres northwest of Brandon, is seeking to gather photos, maps, records from the school, sanatoriums and hospitals, along with general history from the area, found artifacts and testimony from survivors or their families who are searching for lost loved ones. Such items are often spread far and wide, Brent Perrin, the team’s community and field survey co-ordinator, told the Sun. “Something that our project has been looking at doing is trying to find the archives and information,” he said. “We’re thinking maybe people in the ? Brandon area…

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