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Gladys Norwegian, chief of Jean Marie River First Nation
Grand Chief Gladys Norwegian says the Dehcho First Nations have much to discuss in their annual assembly, including Treaty 11. [...]
Mon, Jun 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
Snowboy family
For Louisa Snowboy, giving birth in Chisasibi meant being back in her own bed, with her healthy newborn and her older children, just four hours after giving birth — rather than having to stay for several weeks in a town almost 1,000 kilometres from home. [...]
Mon, Jun 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
Nunavut Court of Justice
A Nunavut outfitter has lost a legal challenge to the Nunavut Wildlife Act that it brought after being ticketed for running a commercial activity involving wildlife without a licence. [...]
Mon, Jun 24, 2019
Source: CBC North
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Jerry Cans and Rosanna
The Jerry Cans are now known for their eclectic sound that combines rock, folk, throat singing and singing in Inuktitut, but the group originally met at Inuksuk High School in Iqaluit, and started off playing cover songs. [...]
Sun, Jun 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Kyra McDonald
Most hockey fans in the North already know Kyra McDonald is one of the best players in the Northwest Territories. Now her talents are being shown across Canada on Hit the Ice, a program on APTN. [...]
Sun, Jun 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Louisa Lafferty
Five years after the death of her daughter Charlotte — and two days after her killer lost his appeal, bringing years of court proceedings to an end — Louisa Lafferty says that she's looking towards the future. [...]
Sun, Jun 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Polar Bear The National
New research on polar bears is answering big-picture questions about how evolution and ecology helps shape genes. [...]
Sun, Jun 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
DSJ/WORLD
When David Saint-Jacques returns Monday after six months in space, he'll plummet back to Earth in what another Canadian astronaut remembers as a wild ride that felt like swinging on a pendulum out of control. [...]
Sun, Jun 23, 2019
Source: CBC North
Whitehorse Walmart RV
The Walmart parking lot is now off-limits to overnight campers, and the company appears to be enforcing the ban. Some travellers told CBC they were asked to move on. [...]
Sat, Jun 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Tom Weegar
Tom Weegar was appointed by the government of the N.W.T. to lead the transformation of Aurora College into a polytechnic university. He says it will be several years in the making. [...]
Sat, Jun 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Dez Loreen
Wade Blu Gruben and Dez Loreen are behind Totally Arctic Wrestling. They're recruiting people from all over the Northwest Territories to put on live shows with local talent as well as bring 'first-class' wrestlers up North. [...]
Sat, Jun 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Antenna as Canvas
All five satellite receivers at National Resources Canada's Inuvik Satellite Station Facility are now decorated with artwork by local Indigenous artists as part of the Antenna as Canvas project. [...]
Sat, Jun 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Dylan Cozens
Whitehorse hockey star Dylan Cozens has made history. The 18-year-old forward was selected seventh overall in the NHL entry draft Friday by the Buffalo Sabres, becoming the highest drafted player from Canada's territories ever. [...]
Sat, Jun 22, 2019
Source: CBC North
Judy Gingell and Morris Prokop
On National Indigenous People's Day, CHON-FM unveiled its new logo. It's part of a larger effort by the Indigenous broadcaster to revamp its programming. [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
Source: CBC North
Totem pole unveiling
The totem pole was unveiled at its original spot — outside the Yukon government main administration building on Second Avenue — at a ceremony on Friday morning, to coincide with National Indigenous Peoples Day. [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
Source: CBC North
Nunavut Court of Justice
Five Inuit have filed a lawsuit against the federal government over medical experiments, including skin grafts, they say were performed on them in the 1960s and '70s. [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
Source: CBC North
North Slave Correctional Complex
A Nunavut man has been charged with assaulting a peace officer in relation to an incident at the North Slave Correctional Complex on May 28. [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
Source: CBC North
High Level Chuckegg Creek fire
The Northwest Territories' chief public health officer has lifted a wildfire smoke exposure advisory for the communities of Yellowknife, Hay River, Kakisa, Enterprise, Fort Providence Behchoko, Deta and Fort Resolution. [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
Source: CBC North
Dylan and Mike Cozens
The NHL entry draft is Friday night, and Whitehorse's Dylan Cozens is on the brink of doing something no Yukon player ever has: be selected in the first round. [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
Source: CBC North
Yellowknife courthouse summer
At Josh Desjarlais' sentencing hearing in Yellowknife Thursday for sex with underage girls, the crown prosecutor recommended an eight year sentence while the defence called for four or four and a half. [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
Source: CBC North