Winnipeg’s inner city organizations leading reconciliation efforts: report

Winnipeg inner city group a leader in reconciliation.

Dennis Ward
APTN National News
The mayor of Winnipeg declared 2016 the Year of Reconciliation.

The declaration came after a damning article dubbed the city Canada’s most racist.

But a new report claims inner city organizations of Manitoba’s capital have been a leader in reconciliation for decades.

Host, Producer / Winnipeg

Dennis is Métis from southern Manitoba. After spending a decade working in TV in Alberta and Ontario, Dennis returned to Manitoba to join APTN’s Winnipeg bureau as a reporter/correspondent in September 2014. In 2016, he won a Canadian Association of Journalists award for his story A Soldier Scorned for APTN Investigates. In 2017, he became a host/producer for APTN National News and Face to Face. In 2020, Dennis and co host Melissa Ridgen were nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for Best News Anchor, National.