Liberal pipeline approvals continue to trigger protests

Protests continue to flare over the Justin Trudeau Liberal government’s decision to approve to new pipelines.

Dennis Ward
APTN National News
Protests continue to flare over the Justin Trudeau Liberal government’s decision to approve to new pipelines.

The Trudeau government announced this week it had approved Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline extension and Enbridge’s Line 3 replacement.

Protests were held in British Columbia and Manitoba Friday over the pipeline approvals.

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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.