The Sahtu Dene and Métis of Norman Wells signed an agreement-in-principle with the federal and territorial governments, taking a step closer to self-government.
Late on Friday afternoon, Tulita RCMP responded to a report of a sudden death. A 51-year-old male was discovered deceased near a winter access road.
A man from Fort Good Hope was arrested after police suggested cocaine had been found amid Timbits being flown into the community from Yellowknife.
Residents of Délįne are being told to boil their drinking water for at least one minute over muddy water in the area.
Harry Cassie has only lived in Norman Wells since 2015, but he's positive he has the skills required to be the town's next mayor.
Frank Pope has served on town council for 25 years - with one term as mayor - and said he's stepping back up because the community needs someone with experience.
Operation resumed on Tuesday for Enbridge’s Line 21 pipeline, clearing the way for renewed oil production in Norman Wells.
While careful not to commit himself to promises, Melnyk wants to increase public engagement and see administration fully staffed.
"It is always a difficult decision to make and no one involved takes that responsibility lightly," said Cpl Robert Frizzell from the town's RCMP detachment.
A 48-year-old man faces seven charges after multiple reports of an assault at a Fort Good Hope home on Saturday night.
The campground, complete with 20 camping pads, heated McPherson tents, and a cookhouse, is scheduled to open in summer 2019.
October’s municipal election in Norman Wells will be the community's first since its town council was dissolved by the territorial government last fall.