How big of a role will fracking play in next week’s provincial election in New Brunswick?

New Brunswickers head to the polls next week.

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New Brunswickers head to the polls next week.

Fracking and forestry are big campaign issues in this provincial election.

There’s more interest among First Nations people in the province who are either fighting for a spot in the legislature or getting people out to vote.

APTN’s Trina Roache has the story.

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Trina Roache brings 18 years of journalistic experience to APTN Investigates. A member of the Glooscap First Nation in unceded Mi’kmaw territory, Trina has covered Indigenous issues from politics to land protection, treaty rights and more. In 2014, Trina won the Journalists for Human Rights/CAJ award for her series on Jordan’s Principle. She was nominated again in 2017 for a series on healthcare issues in the remote Labrador community of Black Tickle. Trina’s favorite placed is behind the camera, and is honoured when the people living the story, trust her to tell it.