Scott, a businessman and former land claims negotiator, joined Katrina Nokleby as a prospective Great Slave candidate with Glen Abernethy having withdrawn.
Entrepreneur Abdullah Al-Mahamud has announced he will run for Kam Lake. The district could see five candidates run, its most crowded race in 20 years.
Weeks before it is due to kick in, there remains considerable uncertainty about the content, timing, and consequence of the NWT's planned carbon tax.
Sangris has been re-elected to a fourth term as Chief of Dettah. A former heavy equipment operator and band councillor, Sangris has been chief for 12 years.
With Blake's announcement, there are now three prospective candidates running for the Nunakput MLA seat. Nineteen MLAs will be elected on October 1.
The NWT’s health minister, Glen Abernethy, says he will stand down at the forthcoming fall 2019 territorial election. Abernethy announced his decision online on Sunday, following much speculation. “I’ve enjoyed my time as your MLA, but now is the time for othe...
"We will make this happen. Women will make this happen." The cash will make the NWT campaign school for women easier to access and expand the school curriculum.
Though it's the only federal party yet to announce an NWT candidate, New Democrats say they're not concerned – and a candidate will emerge "in the near future."
Outlining his platform, Sebert stated Aurora College, and its polytechnic university successor, must remain headquartered in Fort Smith.
Resident and public servant Hughie Graham plans to challenge incumbent Caroline Cochrane in the district, urging more "collaboration and communication."
It appears a low-grade social media scrap between imminent election rivals – but Rylund Johnson says Cory Vanthuyne's move carries more meaning than that.
Smith's Landing First Nation must hold a new election for four councillors after the results were overturned by an arbitrator. The chief remains in place.