Katrina Nokleby urged Dehcho residents not to embark on any final trips south into British Columbia, hours before Highway 7 is to be closed at the border.
Cab drivers deliver groceries to seniors. At Tim Hortons, grateful customers. For the Co-op, a calm after the storm. Here's how YK's service industry is coping.
Her husband is in YK. She's in Nova Scotia with her parents. Getting home just got twice as expensive as WestJet dramatically scaled back its operations.
Many northerners won't pay data overage charges in March or April after the CRTC accepted an application from Northwestel. But it's not the same for everyone.
Liquor stores in six NWT communities are moving to reduced opening hours to allow for more cleaning and give staff more time with their families.
Northern News Services, publisher of six northern newspapers, will not produce print copies of its newspapers until further notice. PDFs are available online.
The NWT's Diavik diamond mine, which continues to operate amid the coronavirus pandemic, has told some staff to work at the mine for almost a month at a time.
The Canadian Championship Dog Derby, a centrepiece of the NWT's dog mushing calendar, fought long and hard to go ahead as scheduled. It has admitted defeat.
The winter road connecting Fort Smith to Fort Chipewyan, Alberta, shut down on Saturday as the territorial government closed the NWT's border to most people.
Residents are asked to cancel gatherings "regardless of size or number of participants" effective immediately. A range of businesses are being told to close.
Moving to support communities in the coronavirus pandemic, northern First Nations are providing members – and, in some instances, others – with supplies.
Some RCMP officers in the Northwest Territories have begun wearing protective equipment while on duty as the territory registers its first case of Covid-19.