Pipeline blockade at Sacred Stone camp in North Dakota gaining steam

Dennis Ward
APTN National News
Everyday it seems more people are arriving at the Sacred Stone camp site in North Dakota.

That is where a blockade has been set to stop the proposed $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline.

The camp has been in place since April 1.

Hollywood stars including Leonardo Dicaprio have wish the Sioux Nation luck in their stand.

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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.