A senior dog was left behind in Yellowknife while her family flew to Inuvik on a Canadian North flight, and her owners want to know why.
Highway 1 between Fort Simpson and Wrigley will reopen for an eight-hour period on Thursday and traffic will be escorted through a wildfire-affected section of the road.
A worsening wildfire has closed Highway 1 between Wrigley and Fort Simpson. "Conditions have been terrible," a retired Wrigley firefighter said.
Canada is expected to end its Covid-19 vaccine mandate for domestic air travel, a move the NWT's health minister said would generate "a lot of interest."
The Dempster Highway connecting Inuvik and surrounding communities to the Yukon and the south has reopened after a May 30 closure related to flooding.
The Dempster Highway closed between Tsiigehtchic and Inuvik as water levels in some areas of the Mackenzie delta approached record highs.
NWT Highway 1 is now open to traffic throughout its length after the ending of a closure due to high water on a stretch in the Dehcho.
Highway 1 between Enterprise and the Alberta border has reopened after a Sunday closure due to high water.
Highway 7 has reopened to traffic after part of the road washed out, the Northwest Territories' Department of Infrastructure said on Friday afternoon.
With pandemic travel restrictions easing, enthusiasm for NWT campgrounds dipped slightly in 2022's opening week of reservations.
The NWT government produced an interactive map of the Mackenzie Valley Highway's proposed route from Wrigley to Norman Wells, if money can be found to build it.
RCMP say a passenger was removed from a Monday flight leaving Yellowknife. Pilots reportedly blamed "a potentially intoxicated person refusing to wear a mask."