Students from remote Manitoba communities now have place to call their own in Winnipeg


School is in session for most kids this week.

In Manitoba, more than 150 First Nation students are leaving their communities for high school and will spend the next nine months living and learning in Winnipeg.

But this year, they’ll live in a brand new $24-million facility.

Reporter / Winnipeg

Brittany joined the APTN news team in October 2016. She is Ojibway and a member of the Long Plain First Nation in Manitoba. Before coming to APTN, she graduated with a joint degree in communications from the University of Winnipeg and Red River College.