Ottawa failing to respond in face of Attawapiskat crisis: NDP MP

The state of emergency in Attawapiska First Nation isn’t getting the response the community was hoping for.

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The state of emergency in Attawapiska First Nation isn’t getting the response the community was hoping for.

The chief of the community declared the state of emergency because people were living in tents and, with temperatures plunging, the situation there is getting desperate.

APTN National News reporter Annette Francis has this story.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.

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