Lifestyle


Tobacco recall underway in NWT

As of Wednesday there were no cans of Skoal or Copenhagen on store shelves in Tulita, Fort Simpson, Behchoko or Yellowknife. The National Smokeless Tobacco Company issued a voluntary recall last Friday for 14 lots of Skoal…



2017 Aboriginal peoples survey underway

The Aboriginal People’s Survey from Statistics Canada is underway. Every five years StatsCan seeks responses from First Nations people living off reserve, along with Métis and Inuit. The 2017 will focus on Aboriginal people fit…


More cold viruses than flu in the NWT

Flu season is creeping in across the NWT, slightly slower than in neighbouring Yukon. Chief Medical Officer of the NWT Doctor Andre Corriveau says the main strain hitting the NWT is more of a…