Puck drops on reconciliation hockey tournament in Nova Scotia

Trina Roache
APTN National News

The Mi’kmaq and Nova Scotia government faced off over the weekend.

In a friendly game that celebrated the Mi’kmaq heritage day in the province.

The game also highlighted the important Mi’kmaq role in the history of Canada’s national sport.

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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.