Potlotek community promised new water system but questions remain

Federal government officials met with the community Tuesday.

Trina Roache
APTN National News
Mi’kmaq who have been with dirty water in Potlotek, N.S. have been promised a new water system.

Federal government officials met with the community Tuesday.

People applauded the good news, but still have big questions.

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Trina Roache brings 18 years of journalistic experience to APTN Investigates. A member of the Glooscap First Nation in unceded Mi’kmaw territory, Trina has covered Indigenous issues from politics to land protection, treaty rights and more. In 2014, Trina won the Journalists for Human Rights/CAJ award for her series on Jordan’s Principle. She was nominated again in 2017 for a series on healthcare issues in the remote Labrador community of Black Tickle. Trina’s favorite placed is behind the camera, and is honoured when the people living the story, trust her to tell it.