The NWT's territorial politicians will reconvene on November 22, more than a month later than planned, following a Covid-19 outbreak at the legislature.
Fred Daniels is the new mayor of Fort Smith, defeating Jessica Cox by 450 votes to 426. The town's existing mayor and deputy mayor lost bids for council seats.
Results are in from five NWT communities' municipal elections and Yellowknife elections for school board trustees. Here are the representatives you elected.
Residents of five NWT communities head to the polls on Monday. Here's where to vote in Fort Smith, Hay River, Norman Wells, Fort Simpson, and Inuvik.
The date for NWT MLAs to begin their fall sitting has been delayed again over the Covid-19 outbreak both in Yellowknife and at the territorial legislature.
Kelly McLeod, president of the Nihtat Gwich'in Council, will become the Gwich'in Tribal Council's interim deputy grand chief from November 1.
NWT politicians will push their fall sitting back by a week and hold it virtually, a move said to have been triggered by the outbreak in Yellowknife.
Who should be on Hay River's next town council? Get some help answering that question by watching our 90-minute forum with the candidates.
Fred Daniels has been involved in municipal politics in the Fort Smith region for nearly three decades. He now hopes to be the town's next mayor. Read our Q&A.
The latest report into allegations against the NWT legislature clerk describes how workplace complaints, some involving MLA Steve Norn, became “highly public.”
Yellowknife city councillor Niels Konge apologized after comparing the challenges small businesses face during the Covid-19 pandemic to the Sixties Scoop.
Jessica Cox, a Fort Smith resident since 2000, says she's running for mayor to help make the town "the best community to live and work and visit." Read our Q&A.