Lodge owner sues beleaguered MANFF for $3 million.

The federal government has stopped funding a Manitoba Native firefighters group.

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The federal government has stopped funding a Manitoba Native firefighters group.

The Manitoba Association of Native Firefighters has been under investigation after allegations of misuse of money following the 2011 floods in the province.

APTN’s Dennis Ward has this story.

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.