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little brown myotis_South Slave Hibernaculum
Some northerners have been saying they've seen more bats in the territory than usual. The N.W.T.'s resident bat expert is not so sure. [...]
Sat, Aug 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
Jordan Jonas
Jordan Jonas of Lynchburg, Virginia, outlasted nine other contestants living off the land around Great Slave Lake's East Arm. [...]
Sat, Aug 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
Molly Ell
About 160 kids attended this year's five-day camp. It offers workshops in everything from drum dancing, xylophone and bucket drumming, to dance and choir. [...]
Sat, Aug 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
Whati sign
The official groundbreaking on the Tlicho all-season road to Whatı̀ will take place on Saturday in the N.W.T. community. [...]
Sat, Aug 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
David Klengenberg
David 'Norberg' Klengenberg was gathering wood near the shore for a camping trip when he came across a surprising find: a message in a bottle sent by an 11-year-old B.C. girl, nine years ago. [...]
Sat, Aug 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
chum salmon
Scientists suspect heat stress killed thousands of salmon in Alaska's Koyukuk River last month. [...]
Sat, Aug 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
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Yellowknife RCMP detachment
The housing corporation first floated the idea in 2016 after the federal government told the RCMP it would be phasing out housing in five N.W.T. communities. [...]
Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Whati alcohol
RCMP said they intercepted 104 bottles of alcohol that were en route to the N.W.T. community on Aug. 10 and July 22. [...]
Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Bathurst bull caribou
After years of compromise, discussion and debate, a range plan to protect the dwindling Bathurst caribou herd's lands from overdevelopment was approved by the Northwest Territories government this week. [...]
Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Valedee Lockhart
People across the Northwest Territories are celebrating Thaidene Nëné National Park Reserve and say Canada's newest national park is especially important for young people. [...]
Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Yellowknife courthouse fall 2014
The woman was testifying in the trial of Darcy Oake, the 24-year-old man who supplied her with the drugs. He has already pleaded guilty to trafficking fentanyl. [...]
Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Grizzly Bear stock image
Days are numbered for bears accustomed to feeding at Aklavik's dump as some restrictions are lifted for local harvesters. [...]
Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Helen Iguptak spinning musk ox NACA
Helen Iguptak is leading several workshops as part of the Nunavut Arts Festival this week. [...]
Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
NS Lobster Season
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) will soon be able to find boats in waters anywhere in the world with pinpoint accuracy, thanks to a new satellite system in orbit since June. [...]
Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Old Town assault suspect
RCMP described the suspect as a six-foot-tall man with a wide, muscular build and a blond buzz cut. [...]
Thu, Aug 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Spruce and Bobbie
Bobbie Milnes is frustrated and looking for compensation after being separated from his dog during a cross-country flight. Air Canada says the dog was not lost, and it is going to reach out to Milnes. [...]
Thu, Aug 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Dr. Kami Kandola
A 'dramatic increase' in syphilis rates since the beginning of 2019 has led to the N.W.T.'s chief public health officer to declare an outbreak of the STI in the territory. [...]
Thu, Aug 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
CANADA-WILDFIRE/
The shift could force firefighters to change how they battle northern blazes, said Merritt Turetsky, an ecologist at the University of Guelph and co-author of a paper that appeared in the science journal Nature on Wednesday. [...]
Thu, Aug 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Cheryl O'Brien
Councillors in Watson Lake, Yukon, voted in favour Tuesday of requiring a five per cent levy on the cost of hotel stays in the town, something hotel owners say they will fight. [...]
Thu, Aug 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Peel watershed
After more than 15 years of consultations, protests and court battles, the Peel Watershed Regional Land Use Plan is ready to be signed. [...]
Thu, Aug 22, 2019
Source: CBC North