Fort Simpson’s Val Gendron earns national volunteer award
Fort Simpson teacher Val Gendron has received the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers from the Governor General in Ottawa.
Plan to replace section of Norman Wells pipeline is approved
The National Energy Board approved plans to repair an Enbridge pipeline vital to oil production in Norman Wells, which has been shut off since late 2016.
Last updated on January 29, 2018 at 10:07am
Tired of abuse, drugs, and suicide, Fort Simpson tries again
A social worker who counsels northern residential school survivors is trying what he believes is a new way to address issues with alcohol, drugs, and abuse.
Federal minister delays Prairie Creek Mine road decision
Ministerial approval for a new all-season road to the Dehcho’s Prairie Creek Mine is delayed to allow further consultation with affected Indigenous groups.