Stress levels rising at Kashechewan along with flood water

Leaders of a flood-prone First Nation implored Ottawa Tuesday to relocate the northern Ontario community.

They say the stress and anxiety of being on the move every spring is hurting the people of Kashechewan.

And has put some of their children in harm’s way.

 

Executive Producer / Ottawa

Todd Lamirande is Red River Metis. Todd first joined APTN in 2000 as a writer - researcher. He went on to be a videojournalist based in Vancouver. Todd has hosted three programs for APTN News and Current Affairs: the national news, Investigates and Nation to Nation.