Fort Smith community leaders told MLAs to focus on "the real issue" as they presented their formal response to an independent report on Aurora College.
Kate Powell's death was confirmed on Sunday afternoon. She died peacefully at her home on Friday, having been diagnosed with cancer in 2017.
The school – dubbed a "community-based alternative education program" – expects to take up to 15 students as it begins a three-year pilot.
The colleges hopes to join at least 26 other Canadian post-secondary institutions in banning smoking on school property.
Cory Vanthuyne is calling for the city's next mayor to investigate replacing the downtown Centre Square Mall with a university campus.
Yellowknife and Fort Smith are battling to host a university in their communities following a report's recommendation that the NWT build one.
The City of Yellowknife enthusiastically embraced a report proposing the creation of a new polytechnic university based in the community.
NWT education minister Caroline Cochrane sought to reassure Fort Smith residents regarding the future of higher education in their community.
Caroline Cochrane insisted a proposed new university in Yellowknife "won't close down" Fort Smith, even as the town's mayor said more than 70 jobs could go.
Fort Smith town councillor Kevin Smith said replacing Aurora College with a Yellowknife-based polytechnic university "would devastate our community."
Eighteen competitors from across the Northwest Territories will take part in Skills Canada’s national competition in Edmonton on June 4 and 5. They’ll be part of a total field of some 550 contenders, taking part in more than 40 skilled trade and technology com...
The Northwest Territories' Education Hall of Fame grew by seven people on Thursday. Did any of the new inductees teach you or your kids?