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RCMP car
RCMP in Hay River and Fort Providence are investigating after a man was found dead Sunday after police believe he fell through a frozen pond in the area of Tathlina Lake. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
NB Coronavirus 20200314
Since the first case of COVID-19 was announced in the territory, the chief public health officer has said for privacy reasons, the territorial government will not release the name of the community where a COVID-19 case is, unless it's a larger centre. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
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Police have arrested a 28-year-old man after executing a search warrant a home in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Fort Resolution, N.W.T.
In a pair of letters, Fort Resolution Mayor Patrick Simon and Deninu K'ue First Nation Chief Louis Balsillie are challenging N.W.T. health officials' policy of not notifying local leadership when cases of COVID-19 are identified in their communities. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Obit Iditarod Third Champion
Emmitt Peters Sr., an Alaska Native who won the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race as a rookie in 1975, has died at age 79 in his home village of Ruby. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Jackie Milne
Jackie Milne, president of the Northern Farm Training Institute, says if any of Canada's major import markets decide to stockpile their agricultural goods during the COVID-19 pandemic, the North could see immediate effects. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Ray Solotki
One of the new options for members of the greenhouse will let them still have plots this year without having to go to the garden and do the work. "We'll work the plot, plant the plot and as the food is available it will be harvested and brought to your [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Researcher releases weather balloon
An unprecedented decline in global air traffic is limiting the data available to meteorologists who predict the weather. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
KLM airplane
An unprecedented decline in global air traffic is limiting the data available to meteorologists who predict the weather. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
RCMP Cpl. Patrick Russell
People who are self-isolating in Old Crow, Yukon, and who need groceries can call the police. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Cambridge Bay Welding
There are still only a few confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Northwest Territories, but the coronavirus is leaving an uncertain future for an economy dependent on small businesses. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Nova Scotia border stops
While the coronavirus pandemic has prompted a shutdown of non-essential travel at the Canada-U.S. border, many provinces have also set up checkpoints at their borders to restrict traffic, raising questions about the constitutionality of such measures. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Yellowknife airport January 2015
Public health officials say the person self isolated immediately upon returning to Yellowknife on March 23. [...]
Mon, Apr 06, 2020
Source: CBC North
Puvirnituq
The new cases, announced in a release Sunday evening, bring the total in the northern Quebec region to five. [...]
Sun, Apr 05, 2020
Source: CBC North
Sourdough
You've seen the tweets and the loaves. So why has a global pandemic turned everyone into an amateur baker? [...]
Sun, Apr 05, 2020
Source: CBC North
Laura Thompson
April is here, and springtime weather means springtime photos! Take a look at our favourites in our gallery of your best submitted shots of the week. [...]
Sun, Apr 05, 2020
Source: CBC North
Phones
The Yukon government is going to provide 325 cellphones with four-month service plans for free to women in vulnerable situations starting Monday. [...]
Sun, Apr 05, 2020
Source: CBC North
Tlicho Food Hamper
The Tłı̨chǫ government and the Yellowknives Dene First Nation in the Northwest Territories are ramping up their assistance to members during the COVID-19 pandemic, while the Inuvialuit Regional Corporation has already been overwhelmed by demand. [...]
Sun, Apr 05, 2020
Source: CBC North
Tlicho Food Hamper
The Tłı̨chǫ government and the Yellowknives Dene First Nation in the Northwest Territories are ramping up their assistance to members during the COVID-19 pandemic, while the Inuvialuit Regional Corporation has already been overwhelmed by demand. [...]
Sun, Apr 05, 2020
Source: CBC North
Tlicho Food Hamper
The Tłı̨chǫ government in the Northwest Territories is ramping up its assistance to its members in an effort to help those struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic. [...]
Sun, Apr 05, 2020
Source: CBC North