A Yellowknife physician is lending her voice in support of a climate change scientist awaiting sentencing for his protest against the Trans Mountain Pipeline.
Canada is expected to end its Covid-19 vaccine mandate for domestic air travel, a move the NWT's health minister said would generate "a lot of interest."
A new healthcare recruitment plan promises more listening and work to hire from within NWT communities. Many of the featured initiatives are already under way.
Stanton hospital's chief operating officer has resigned, the NWT's health authority told staff. Georgina Veldhorst oversaw a rocky, pandemic-spanning two years.
The NWT's chief public health officer issued a warning as the territory confirmed carfentanil, a highly toxic substance, had been found in Hay River.
Tu Nedhé-Willideh MLA Richard Edjericon, briefly barred from the legislature over comments about the health minister, returned to similar issues on Thursday.
Dr Claudia Kraft will be the NWT's new medical director, the territory's health authority said – a key leadership role. Dr Kraft's first day will be June 20.
A walk to support victims of sexual violence took place along a Yellowknife trail. Speakers quoted statistics that highlight the sheer scale of the issue.
Canada's auditor general declared there is "a need for improvement" in NWT addictions prevention and recovery services. Here are the gaps the report found.
The latest feud among NWT politicians reached the legislature as Richard Edjericon and Julie Green continued a battle over healthcare in smaller communities.
Whether the NWT is in a mental health crisis continues to be a debate among MLAs. The health minister says she has been misunderstood on the subject.
Yellowknife health staff are facing more aggression at work, the NWT's health authority said as it reported a new set of staffing-related service reductions.