Manitoba ‘forgotten reserve’ in losing battle with flood waters

Another Manitoba First Nation faces record flooding. Lake St. Martin is located 300 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg.

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Another Manitoba First Nation faces record flooding.

Lake St. Martin is located 300 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg.

The community’s leaders are calling on the provincial government to step in as they race against time and flood water to save homes and get people to higher grounds.

There are also calls to have the community relocated.

APTN National News reporter Tiar Wilson has more on this story.

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