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Deadly school shootings in Canada - CBC.ca

Despite Canada's relatively strict gun controls, there are still occasional shootings at schools, universities and colleges in the country. Friday afternoon, at least four people were killed in a shooting that involved a school in the small ...and more »

Canada mass school shooting: How often does this happen? - Christian Science Monitor

Shootings at schools or universities are rare in Canada, making the Friday incident in Saskatchewan the worst shooting to have happened in a decade, according to the Associated Press. Canada recorded only three mass shootings between 2000 and 2014, the ...and more »

La Loche, Sask., shooting leaves 4 dead, others wounded, RCMP say - CBC.ca

UPDATE: All four victims killed in La Loche, Sask., shooting now identified. Read the latest here. A small community in northern Saskatchewan is reeling after shootings at two locations — including a high school — left four people dead. Several ...and more »

'He was a good kid:' Father of La Loche victim prepares his son's grave - Macleans.ca

A fire burns as it thaws the frozen ground in order to dig a grave for one of the shooting victims at the cemetery in La Loche, Saskatchewan, Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. A 17-year-old was charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder in a mass ...and more »

Suspect in Saskatchewan shooting teased, called himself 'black sheep:' Friends - Macleans.ca

RCMP remain on scene of the house where the bodies of two brothers were found after a shooting last Friday in La Loche, SK. (Photograph by Chris Bolin). LA LOCHE, Sask. – A 17-year-old boy accused of shooting to death four people in a remote ...and more »

La Loche, Sask., shootings: Male, 17, charged with 4 counts of 1st-degree murder - CBC.ca

The small, tight-knit community of La Loche in northern Saskatchewan is "shattered" after shootings Friday left four people dead, including two teachers and two brothers, and another seven injured. "The whole of La Loche is shaken. Every individual in ...and more »

Trudeau, political leaders react to La Loche, Sask. shooting - CBC.ca

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addressed reporters in Davos, Switzerland, hours after a shooting at a high school and another location in La Loche, Sask. left four people dead, two critically injured and one person in custody. The RCMP initially ...and more »

La Loche, the Canadian Town Where 4 Were Killed, Has a Bleak History - New York Times

OTTAWA — Sudden deaths in La Loche, Saskatchewan, where shootings at two locations left four people dead and seven wounded on Friday, are an all too familiar event. But before Friday, suicide was the main cause of such deaths. The police on Saturday ...and more »

La Loche: A beautiful town with a rough reputation - The Globe and Mail

Sunday worshippers at the Church of Our Lady of the Visitation in La Loche, Sask., pray for the victims of Friday's mass shooting. John Lehmann/The Globe and Mail. Patrick White. Published January 24, 2016 Updated March 25, 2017. Even those who live ...and more »

Teenage suspect in custody after Canada's worst shooting in years - PBS NewsHour

The suspected teenage gunman, whose name was not released, killed two family members before turning his attention to a local high school in the remote town of La Loche, Saskatchewan. BREAKING: Student confirms shooting at La Loche, Sask. community ...and more »