“We had to answer the call” Woman travels from Vancouver to Standing Rock

Cheryl speaks with #StandingRock supporter who is from Vancouver.

APTN National News
Althea Wilson, like countless others, feel the need to be at Standing Rock to show solidarity and oppose the Dakota Access pipeline project.

She decided to travel from Vancouver, British Columbia to North Dakota.

Cheryl McKenzie spoke to her about the importance of coming together.

Executive Director of News and Current Affairs / Winnipeg

Cheryl McKenzie began working as a reporter for APTN in June 2001. Her work has been nominated for a Gemini Award and a Canadian Association of Broadcasters award. In October 2005 Cheryl became Host/Producer for the launch of APTN National News: Daytime. Since then she has been Host/Producer for Contact, APTN Investigates, APTN National News and APTN InFocus.