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Pope supports Indigenous Land Rights

Pope Francis insisted yesterday that indigenous people must give consent before any economic activity affecting their traditional territory can take place. Speaking in Spanish, Francis said the need to protect Indigenous territories was “especially…









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…




N’Dilo Grandmother back in court

A N’Dilo grandmother facing drug charges is back in court. The preliminary inquiry continues today for Vitaline Lafferty who is being charged with eight counts of trafficking and possession of narcotics. Charges were initially…