Want more female NWT MLAs? Here is what’s being discussed
A special committee is touring the territory to discuss barriers women face to running in territorial elections. We went to the Fort Smith session.
Hay River’s Fisherman’s Wharf to receive $440,000 facelift
Hay River received $440,000 to build a permanent, multi-season pavilion for the Fisherman’s Wharf market. It will double as a new community event space.
Hay River to finally receive a new commercial fish plant
Almost $9 million will be spent to construct a “state-of-the-art fish processing facility” in Hay River – one critics have said is long overdue.
Landa Aviation scraps its Hay River-Yellowknife route
Landa Aviation is cancelling its scheduled service between Hay River and Yellowknife, within a year of launching the route.
RCMP investigate alleged crowbar assault in Fort Smith
Fort Smith RCMP are investigating an alleged assault on December 16 which resulted in a man being flown to Edmonton for further treatment.
Fort Smith man killed in Northern Alberta car accident
Fort Smith’s Anand Soochit, the Town’s corporate services officer, passed away on December 22 in a car accident in Northern Alberta.