Manitoba issues historic 60s Scoop apology

An emotional day at the legislature

APTN National News
It was a historic and emotional day at the Manitoba legislature for survivors of the 60s Scoop.

Premier Greg Selinger became the first provincial or federal leader to officially apologize for the suffering the practice and continues to cause.

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.