Hay River candidate takes last town council seat by luck
After a recount left two candidates tied, Hay River’s Joseph Melanson won the last seat on the town’s council by a drawing of lots.
‘We can’t keep doing what we’re doing’ – Rebecca Alty interview
Yellowknife’s new mayor-elect, Rebecca Alty, says big changes have to happen to keep the city on the right track. Read the full interview.
Victory for all four of NWT’s female mayoral candidates
All four female mayoral candidates in this year’s Northwest Territories municipal elections were voted in or acclaimed to lead their communities.
Last updated on October 17, 2018 at 10:26am
Mayor Rebecca! Alty voted in, becomes next mayor of Yellowknife
Alty, a born-and-raised Yellowknifer and councillor for the past six years, defeated three rivals to succeed the outgoing Mark Heyck in the role.
NWT October 2018 elections: Cabin Radio’s interviews
Cabin Radio reached out to all mayoral candidates to discuss their visions for their communities and key election issues.
Yellowknife election 2018: Cabin Radio’s interviews
Cabin Radio spent time interviewing each candidate in depth ahead of the election. Find links to all the interviews on this page.