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Grizzly bear
Staff and animals at the Yukon Wildlife Preserve in Whitehorse are safe after a surprise visit from some local grizzly bears earlier this week. [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Yukon accessible trail 2
A new wheelchair-accessible trail in Whitehorse is making it easier for anyone to access a spectacular view of the Yukon River. [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Yukon accessible trail 2
A new wheelchair-accessible trail in Whitehorse is making it easier for anyone to access a spectacular view of the Yukon River. [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
iceland-kosovo
As the World Cup begins this week in Russia, team Canada may not be taking the pitch — but that doesn't mean that there won't be an underdog Northern nation to root for. [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
iceland-kosovo
As the World Cup begins this week in Russia, team Canada may not be taking the pitch — but that doesn't mean that there won't be an underdog Northern nation to root for. [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Elizabeth Boyd
Friends, family and fellow volunteers are mourning 19-year-old Elizabeth Boyd, who died in a vehicle accident near Haines Junction on Wednesday. [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Elizabeth Boyd
Friends, family and fellow volunteers are mourning 19-year-old Elizabeth Boyd, who died in a vehicle accident near Haines Junction on Wednesday. [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Caroline Cochrane
The N.W.T.'s minister of education, culture and employment was in Inuvik Wednesday, attempting to reassure residents that their Aurora College campus will not be forgotten in the wake of a review. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Caroline Cochrane
The N.W.T.'s minister of education, culture and employment was in Inuvik Wednesday, attempting to reassure residents that their Aurora College campus will not be forgotten in the wake of a review. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Paul Quassa
The news of the now former Nunavut Premier Paul Quassa being ousted this week took Nunavummiut, and the country, by surprise — but perhaps it was most shocking for Quassa himself. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Paul Quassa
The news of the now former Nunavut Premier Paul Quassa being ousted this week took Nunavummiut, and the country, by surprise — but perhaps it was most shocking for Quassa himself. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Whitehorse airport evacuation
People stood outside in the parking lot for about 45 minutes while police checked out a package that turned out to be 'innocuous.' [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Whitehorse airport evacuation
People stood outside in the parking lot for about 45 minutes while police checked out a package that turned out to be 'innocuous.' [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
college roundtable guests
It's a question that's been dominating conversation in the territory over the past several weeks: What is the future of post-secondary education in the Northwest Territories? Trailbreaker host Loren McGinnis looks to get to the bottom of the question with a panel of guests. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
college roundtable guests
It's a question that's been dominating conversation in the territory over the past several weeks: What is the future of post-secondary education in the Northwest Territories? Trailbreaker host Loren McGinnis looks to get to the bottom of the question with a panel of guests. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Joe Savikataaq, Nunavut's minister of environment
Nunavut's brand new premier, Joe Savikataaq, is shuffling cabinet portfolios a day after MLAs ousted former premier Paul Quassa. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Joe Savikataaq, Nunavut's minister of environment
Nunavut's brand new premier, Joe Savikataaq, is shuffling cabinet portfolios a day after MLAs ousted former premier Paul Quassa. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
In a non-confidence vote and ensuing leadership forum in which Nunavut's new premier Joe Savikataaq was elected, Nunavut MLAs made it clear yesterday that they didn't want the Aggu MLA Paul Quassa to hold the highest-ranking position in Nunavut's government. That vote saw 16 members of Nunavut's legislative assembly stand [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: Nunatsiaq News
At the end of a tumultuous week, Premier Joe Savikataaq announced changes to executive council portfolios late Friday, less than 24 hours after he took over as premier from Aggu MLA Paul Quassa. The changes mean David Akeeagok, MLA for Quttiktuq, is the new deputy premier and minister of economic development [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: Nunatsiaq News
Yellowknife courthouse summer
A judge and jury found the man had committed a number of violent acts against his ex-girlfriend. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: CBC North