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Rick Adams
'We have a lot of fun here, but the thing is right now ... I am getting older and this whole coming home at 3 a.m. thing has got to stop.' [...]
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source: CBC North
Ekati Mine
As the N.W.T.'s Mineral Resources Act moves through the process of becoming law, some MLAs are expressing concerns about how effective the new legislation will be. [...]
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source: CBC North
Romeo Saganash and Priscilla Bosum
Priscilla Bosum was asked to simultaneously translate from Eastern Cree into English in the House of Commons for New Democratic MP Romeo Saganash. [...]
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source: CBC North
Hall Beach airport
Deb Schulte, parliamentary secretary for the minister of national revenue, made the announcement on Tuesday in Iqaluit, on behalf of Canada's minister of transport. [...]
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source: CBC North
Stuffed Wolf @ ENR
The Enhanced North Slave Wolf Harvest pilot project launches this year. It designates a wolf management area where hunters can hunt animals and return them to the N.W.T. government rewards of up to $1,650. [...]
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source: CBC North
Dennis McPherson
Ottawa's promised "turning point" Indigenous child welfare legislation seems to have been designed with politics in mind because it sounds good but doesn't change much, according to an Ojibway academic who reviewed a draft version of the bill. [...]
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source: CBC North
Child plays at Pirurvik
Five projects from across the North, including a greenhouse, an ecology camp, and an art program, will split nearly $2.6 million in prize money. [...]
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source: CBC North
Marc Garneau
Researchers will collaborate on projects examining the Dempster Highway, the Iqaluit Airport, and two projects in Tasiujuq and Salluit, in Nunavik. [...]
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source: CBC North
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Bobby Kaotalok had been accused of failing to disclose his HIV-positive status. Then, lawyers got new guidelines about what poses a genuine risk of HIV transmission. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Xavier Iserhoff
Videos of two young Cree piano players sparked fundraising in the community. Now they will be getting two new pianos. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Russia Military
The American commander of NORAD delivered a stark warning Tuesday to policy makers in Washington and Ottawa, calling on them to think hard about whether they're doing enough to address growing global instability. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Bill Wilson
After Bill Wilson got off the phone Monday evening with his daughter Kory Wilson he said he got the sense that there was something wrong, but he couldn't quite place the unease or link it to his other daughter Jody Wilson-Raybould. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Days Inn Whitehorse
Some councillors questioned whether it made sense to allow a daycare in a commercial area downtown, with little green space around. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Tom Cochrane and Helen Tologanak
The singer of Life is a Highway made a trip this week to a place with no highways: Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
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A news release from the Yukon Quest said the dog, named Joker, died about five kilometres outside of Central, Alaska. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Our Families, Our Way
A year after receiving $500,000 from the Arctic Inspiration Prize, work on conflict resolution is moving fast within the Carcross/Tagish First Nation. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Tunchai Redvers
Tunchai Redvers, who spent her childhood in Hay River, Yellowknife and Fort Resolution, N.W.T., is a model in the We Like Your Style campaign for luxury department store Nordstrom. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Air Tindi cockpit voice recorder Whati crash
The recorder is designed to preserve data on the flight crew conversations, radio transmissions and sounds heard in the cockpit. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Whitehorse winter
Up to $3 million in prize money will be handed out Tuesday evening in Whitehorse. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North
Baker Lake, winter
Shawn Attungala is guilty of domestic assault, though he won't have a criminal record for long. [...]
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Source: CBC North