NWTers go camping come hell or high water, statistics show
Campgrounds in the Northwest Territories broke records in 2018 despite the kind of miserable weather ordinarily enjoyed only by ducks and Vancouver residents.
Federal funding for Yellowknives Dene jobs program
A pilot program will give the Det’on Cho Corporation federal cash to create more jobs for Yellowknives Dene First Nation members.
Hay River to finally receive a new commercial fish plant
Almost $9 million will be spent to construct a “state-of-the-art fish processing facility” in Hay River – one critics have said is long overdue.
Mine industry urges Yellowknife to increase pressure on GNWT
Yellowknife’s leaders are being warned their city will take “a big hit” if they do not lobby for more GNWT support of mining and mineral exploration.
Bell preparing Yellowknife test for new helicopter – report
Bell Helicopters is reported to be planning NWT cold-weather testing for its new Bell 525 Relentless series early in 2019.