aptn Investigates: Extinction Event

A look into the Beothuk, the Indigenous people of the island of Newfoundland. And the capture and tragic death of a Beothuk woman, Demasduit. Her skull was taken from her grave and remains to this day in the care of a Scottish Museum.

Executive Producer / Ottawa

Todd Lamirande is Red River Metis. Todd first joined APTN in 2000 as a writer - researcher. He went on to be a videojournalist based in Vancouver. Todd has hosted three programs for APTN News and Current Affairs: the national news, Investigates and Nation to Nation.