A wildfire has reached the Dehcho's Scotty Creek research station. The Łı́ı́dlı̨ı̨ Kų́ę́ First Nation says the damage is being assessed.
Eight NWT communities whose satellite lifeline will soon crash to Earth won't suffer a loss of service, the territorial government says.
His medevac was postponed when the runway lights broke, and that was just the start. A Sambaa K'e Elder spent a week pursuing treatment for a stab wound.
An obscure council of NWT leaders – a "money and access club," as one MLA calls it – is at the centre of a dispute between the GNWT and Dehcho First Nations.
"He just wants to build up Nahanni Butte in every way." Band manager Soham Srimani won three awards in a month for his work running the small Dehcho community.
A wildfire that threatened the Dehcho’s Scotty Creek Research Station last week hasn’t yet arrived. It's looking likely the facility will emerge intact.
A new agreement gives Nahanni Butte more control over the massive Nahanni National Park Reserve, a role the community has longed to play for decades.
NorZinc, the company trying to develop the Dehcho's Prairie Creek Mine, has agreed to sell itself to a private investment fund as its debts mount.
Indigenous youth leaders, including a Fort Nelson 26-year-old, believe September 30 should centre celebration, education and healing for people and communities.
"The next two days are going to be really critical." The fate of an NWT research station hangs in the balance as a wildfire continues to creep closer.
Regulators decided not to close the file on a much-delayed road construction project north of Wrigley after an appeal from the GNWT.
A wildfire is edging closer to the Scotty Creek Research Station, 50 km south of Fort Simpson. Researchers and firefighters are building defences.