Sharing Circle

Winter Roads

For several weeks every winter, temporary roads are constructed over frozen lakes and through thick forests in Canada's north providing vehicle access to communities that are usually only accessible by air. Essential for shipping building supplies and food at a reasonable price, these "Winter Roads" help make the cost of living more affordable in these remote communities. The Sharing Circle examines the system of Winter Roads in northern-eastern Manitoba and their importance to the thousands of First...
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  • program length: 24 minutes
  • episode #1220