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80,000 Flee from Fort McMurray

Complete destruction. Burnt vehicles, hotels and homes ablaze, are just some of the images coming out of Northern Alberta. “Oh my god, our home, it’s gone,” cried a woman as they drive past their…


Getting Ready For The Jayman Built MS Walk

The MS Society is getting ready for the fourth annual Jayman Built MS Walk on May 15th. In 2015, the Yellowknife Jayman Built MS Walk raised nearly $38, 000.   Laurie McLean is the…


Gord Bamford Talks To CKLB

      Three time CCMA Male Vocalist of the Year (And Reigning!!!), Gord Bamford is one of the biggest names in Canadian Country Music today.     Gord was born in Trarolgon, Victoria,…


Hydraulic Fracking In NWT

In April of 2014, the Government of Canada handed over all authority of land, water and resources of the Northwest Territories to the Territorial Government. One year later, the GNWT released the Hydraulic Fracturing…


Team North takes on the rest of Canada:

  Team North is made up of the three northern territories and they are participating in a nationwide hockey tournament in Mississauga, Ontario this week. Earlier this week we caught up with the girl’s…


Dene Leaders Discuss Doctrine of Discovery

    “The concepts of… the Doctrine of Discovery are fracturally, legally and morally wrong…” Chief Ernest Betsina From April 26th – April 28th, The Dene Leadership Meeting was held in Yellowknife. Communities represented…


Team North takes on the rest of Canada:

The three northern territories have partnered up to create Team North, who are playing in a AAA midget hockey tournament this week in Mississauga, Ontario. The Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and Yukon pooled together their…






Northern Housing Study

  Sen. Lillian Dyck comments on Northern Housing Study April 22nd 2016 Ashley Anthony   A group of Senators from the Standing Senate committee on aboriginal peoples are touring through Nunavut right now discussing…


Winter road update:

The Government of the Northwest Territories Department of Transportation announced this morning on Twitter that the Liard crossing to Fort Simpson & Mackenzie crossing is closing for the season. Both crossing will close at 6pm…