Nechi Institute pushed out for opioid treatment

The Poundmaker’s Lodge treatment centre outside Edmonton is expanding to treat opioid addiction.

But that means the Nechi Institute in the same building is being forced out.

It’s a move that has upset Nechi officials.

Video Journalist / Edmonton

Chris Stewart has been in the media for 20 years. He has worked at CBC, Global and CTV as a news camera operator and editor. Chris joined APTN in 2012 in the Saskatoon Bureau and moved to APTN Edmonton bureau in 2015 as a Videojournalist.