Ten finalists have been announced for the 2020 Arctic Inspiration Prize, including four proposals related to projects in the Northwest Territories.
At least three vehicles have fallen through ice in the NWT's Beaufort Delta in the past few weeks, the territorial government said, urging "extreme caution."
The GNWT extended a state of emergency introduced in Yellowknife to fast-track the opening of a temporary day shelter. It's likely to keep doing so for months.
Rabbit snaring, traditional medicine, literacy camps and canoe trips are among projects funded by the NWT's On The Land Collaborative this year.
Two hunters northwest of Fort Smith had to be rescued after their ATVs experienced mechanical trouble and their messaging device stopped working properly.
Don't leave unless you have to, the NWT begged residents, upgrading its isolation rules to make whole households isolate even if only one person travels.
Two people were rescued after their vehicle went through the ice outside Inuvik on Monday. Police urged residents to avoid travel over unsafe ice.
Ahmed Mohamed, accused of murder after a woman died in Yellowknife on October 31, is still at large. Police say Edmonton and Toronto are now areas of interest.
Extending cell service to NWT highways and giving rivals "fair and reasonable" access to Northwestel services are among priorities outlined in a GNWT document.
The NWT ordered anyone arriving from the Kivalliq in the past two weeks to isolate immediately, responding to another surge in confirmed Nunavut Covid-19 cases.
Police in Behchokǫ̀ are searching for a man alleged to have attempted an armed robbery of the community's Trappers Restaurant on Friday.
Four people were reportedly attacked with bear spray in the space of two days, RCMP in Yellowknife and Fort Providence said. One person has been charged so far.