Ekati project suspension doesn’t worry territorial government
The territorial government says it’s unperturbed by the suspension of work on a major expansion of the Ekati diamond mine.
Union of Northern Workers removes Local 1 executives
Local 1, which represents 800 Yellowknife-based territorial government workers, is now in trusteeship – meaning it will be run indefinitely by three senior UNW officers.
NWT plans to ban drones for hunting – with exceptions
The draft regulations as currently written would ban licensed hunters from using drones. They would, however, be available to most Indigenous hunters.
Aghast Yellowknifers collectively refuse to start day
Yellowknife residents looking outside have unanimously agreed to abandon Tuesday, May 8.
Yellowknife’s Cellar for sale, two potential buyers
The downtown bar has existed in its present incarnation since 2013. Its general manager is moving to Winnipeg.
How bad will 2018’s wildfire season be in the NWT?
The Northwest Territories’ fire operations manager gave his first forecast for the upcoming wildfire season in a call with reporters on Monday afternoon.