News From Abroad: An oil pipeline rupture in Los Angeles has drenched a gentlemen’s club’s walls and roof and formed a pond of black gold that was ‘knee deep.’ Responders say it will take around 24 hours to clean up the ground, but the club will take longer after having been soaked in flammable lubricant.
Michael Tyas is the managing editor of One River News. He graduated the University of Manitoba with an honours degree in environmental studies, and is a professional videographer and video trainer. He produced the feature length documentary "One River, Many Relations" in Fort Chipewyan. He continues to work with indigenous communities to share their stories around resource extraction, industrial development, and impacts on traditional territories.