Former professional wrestler, public speaker from Sagkeeng First Nation talks about the road to recovery  


Stefan Richard has just about seen and done everything. The former wrestler and public speaker is now the host of radio, television and podcasts.

The road here wasn’t easy. He nearly lost everything, including his life to drug addiction.

Recently Stefan signed on to star and co-write a comedy series for APTN.

Host, Producer / Winnipeg

Dennis is Metis from southern Manitoba. After spending a decade working in TV in Alberta and Ontario, Dennis returned to Manitoba to join APTN’s Winnipeg bureau as reporter/correspondent in September 2014. In 2016, he won a Canadian Association of Journalists award for his story A Soldier Scorned for APTN Investigates. In 2017, he became a host/producer for APTN National News and Face to Face. In 2020, Dennis and co host Melissa Ridgen were nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for Best News Anchor, National.