aptn Investigates: Mean Streets

The small, northern city of Yellowknife claims to have more homeless people living on its streets than Canada’s largest urban centre of Toronto. How did this happen? Kathleen Martens pounds the pavement to find out.

Online Journalist / Winnipeg

Award-winning reporter Kathleen Martens covers western and northern Canada for aptnnews.ca. A veteran of the Brandon Sun, Sun Media and APTN Investigates, she is based in APTN’s head office, specializing in stories about property, women’s rights and community.