A second person has received an initial positive test for Covid-19 at the NWT's Diavik diamond mine, the territorial government said. They are now in isolation.
Despite not publishing new childcare or food inspection reports since Covid-19 hit, the territorial government says those inspections are still getting done.
Yellowknife, Hay River, and Fort Smith have all applied to the GNWT for exemptions to open their recreation centres.
Former health minister Diane Thom says Julie Green is “the best fit” to take on her previous portfolio. In a September 4 cabinet shuffle that followed Katrina Nokleby’s eviction from cabinet, Green, Nokleby’s replacement, was given the Department of Health and...
Creating a new section of the NWT government dedicated to Covid-19 will cost $86.1 million over the next three years, officials said.
Health officials in the Northwest Territories have released a plan outlining how patients with Covid-19 will be cared for as demand for health services in the territory could change.
The NWT government has established a Covid-19 Coordinating Secretariat, a single agency within the government to respond to the pandemic.
Drive-through Covid-19 testing in Yellowknife will resume from Monday, September 8. The NWT government is anticipating an uptick in tests as we head into fall.
Hay River and surrounding communities are back under a boil-water advisory. It's the third of the summer, totalling more than 50 days so far in 2020.
Grants from $375 to $1,000 are now available from the NWT Recreation and Parks Association for physical activities that meet Covid-19 public health guidelines.
Loblaw, the owner of President's Choice, is recalling some boxes of PC-brand gluten-free chicken strips as they contain gluten not declared on the label.
The territorial government says Dr AnneMarie Pegg will be the NWT's new medical director from November, replacing Dr Sarah Cook as her term ends.