"Stop prioritizing geography over who is best suited for the job." A Yellowknife MLA wants to abandon the practice of selecting cabinet members based on region.
The rate of climate change in the North is exceeding communities’ capacity to adapt, according to a federal report.
Canada's climate change adaptation strategy and action plan includes a $41-million program that could help northerners, plus more wildfire and flood supports.
Stephanie Hardisty and Ramona Hardisty-Gillis were elected to Fort Simpson's village council, replacing Kyle Christiansen and Rosemary Gill in a by-election.
Work is beginning on a small section of new all-season road south of Norman Wells – a project that has faced delays, cost inflation and political scrutiny.
Mike Couvrette will fill the vacancy on Fort Smith's town council after receiving just two votes more than nearest rival Athena Sharp.
Should seniors' tax relief change? Should property tax go up or services be cut back? Fort Smith's council held a public meeting ahead of some big decisions.
Canada's auditor general says federal departments tackling the housing crisis haven't collected the data that would determine whether efforts are succeeding.
Tommy Kakfwi plans legal action after a vote to remove him as Fort Good Hope's chief. He believes the move relates to a published list of supposed drug dealers.
Progress reports on work to keep polar bears, amphibians and boreal caribou in the NWT from disappearing were released this week.
The integrity commissioner now has the authority to investigate complaints and recommend punishments without having to elevate complaints to a sole adjudicator.
The 7.47 percent proposed tax increase would support a budget focused maintaining infrastructure, developing capital projects, and running programming.