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Lafferty murder trial back in session

The Charlotte Lafferty trial is back in court. The forensic psychiatrist of the accused stood for questioning in Yellowknife Territorial Court yesterday afternoon. The psychiatrist explained that the accused is mentally stable enough to…





46% Voter Turnout for NWT Hamlet Elections

Voters in the South Slave have elected more female councillors to Fort Resolution’s hamlet council. Brandie Miersch and Angela Mckay will serve a two year term on council along with Arthur Beck. Over in the Deh Cho Fort Providence there…






Boxing Taking Off in the Sahtu

For over a month, students at Colville Lake have been hitting the ring, and sparring in their school’s small gym. Principal Victor Dakaitis says boxing is teaching the youth all sorts of skills. “Getting…


Another Threat Deemed a “Hoax”

After additional help from the Department of Transportation, and Transport Canada, Yellowknife RCMP are calling last Friday’s incident with Air Tindi a “hoax.” Threats were called into Air Tindi at Noon on Friday, while…


Charges Stayed in Sibbeston Case

A man from Wrigley who was roughed up RCMP this past September will not have to go back to court. Fort Simpson Mayor Darlene Sibbeston says her brother Darrel Sibbeston’s court battle over resisting…