Ottawa had fix for flood-ravaged Manitoba community, but did nothing: documents

While a Manitoba First Nation continues to battle flood waters, they’re also fighting with the federal and provincial governments.

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While a Manitoba First Nation continues to battle flood waters, they’re also fighting with the federal and provincial governments.

The Peguis First Nation has been waiting for a permanent flood protection plan.

Now a document obtained by APTN National News says the federal government had a feasible solution to fix the problem years ago.

APTN National News reporter Meagan Fiddler has this story.

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