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Keagan Franke missing boy
Police in Yellowknife are looking for a 10-year-old boy who was last seen near the city's Walmart. [...]
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Brett Boughen
The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to celebrate than with a super-sized gallery of your best photos from across the North? [...]
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Yukon Legislature 1978
The 1978 territorial election was the first to have candidates with official party affiliations. 'They were looking toward provincehood, and there was a sense that if you want to become a province, you have to look and act like a province.' [...]
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Stephen Herrero
After a fatal bear attack in Yukon last month, some people went online to say it's time to relax bear hunting regulations. But bear experts call that ridiculous. [...]
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Flu Vaccine
Flu season has hit Inuvik earlier than expected, but the region's chief public health officer says he's hopeful that means it will meet a quick end. [...]
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Max Joy
Nunavut hockey players will be competing with the best of the best across Canada next year when they take to the ice for the first time ever in the Canada Winter Games. [...]
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
Ikaarvik project ArcticNet
A group of Nunavut youth are using a conference of Arctic scholars to make a point about how researchers often come up short in consultations with their communities — using their own language to do so. [...]
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
Source: CBC North
medical records
The hundreds of confidential health files found at a dump in Fort Simpson, N.W.T., will soon be on their way to Yellowknife, according to a government news release. [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Alaska City Air Pollution
Three Alaska groups are suing the Environmental Protection Agency to demand it enforce the cleanup of polluted air around the state's second-largest city. [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
A Christmas Story
Every winter tongues fall victim to frozen metal objects — whether it's by accident or they're triple-dog dared. [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Share the Spirit
'You are not going to be on the delivery day realizing you are short presents, or that you don't know where someone is, or that someone is in the system twice.' [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
DC-3 plane in Montreal
Mikey McBryan, the general manager for Buffalo Airways, bought the shell of the DC-3 aircraft on eBay. [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Elaine Keenan Bengts
The N.W.T.'s privacy commissioner says she will investigate after a man found hundreds of confidential medical records at a dump in Fort Simpson. [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Pond Inlet caribou feast
'We just wanted people to eat caribou during the Christmas season,' says Charlie Qavvataaq Inuarak, who spent about $20,000 on the trip from Pond Inlet to Hall Beach, Nunavut. [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Andrea Stastny
The 'together we can save lives' vigil gathered about 100 people outside the Elijah Smith Building in downtown Whitehorse on Thursday night. [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
Source: CBC North
Diamond
A diamond pegged to be the largest ever gem-quality stone found in North America was discovered at a Northwest Territories mine in October, according to Dominion Diamond Mines. [...]
Fri, Dec 14, 2018
Source: CBC North
Donovan Boucher
Donovan Boucher, 31, was last seen heading out on the land to scout an area off Highway 3. [...]
Fri, Dec 14, 2018
Source: CBC North
Manitoulin yard Whitehorse
The company says the joint venture with Manitoulin Transport will help both companies compete for business generated by the rebounding mining industry. [...]
Fri, Dec 14, 2018
Source: CBC North
Chief Julian Yendo School
Classes were cancelled at the N.W.T. school in early November after two educators were transferred. They claimed they were verbally abused by students and community members. [...]
Fri, Dec 14, 2018
Source: CBC North