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How To Make Birch Syrup

  While many Canadians are familiar with making Maple Syrup, birch syrup is mainly bottled in the North, where birch trees thrive.   If you drive the Ingraham Trail just outside of Yellowknife, you’ll…





UN Address On Indigenous Womens Rights

Dr. Dawn Lavell-Harvard, of the Ontario Native Women’s Association President, spoke at the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.   On Tuesday, Lavell-Harvard highlighted the significance of Indigenous women’s voices and leadership in…


The Creation of Indigenous Video Games

      Beth LaPensee (Lu-Pon-Say) is an art designer for video games, board games, comics and animation all focusing on indigenous culture. Beth spoke with CKLB about educating players through games, and why…


Flooding near Willow Lake

  Some cabins have been flooded around Willow Lake, near Tulita, NWT. “The water has risen over three feet in two days,” Gordon Yakeleya tells CKLB radio.    


Music Mondays: Carmen Braden

Music Mondays: Carmen Braden Carmen Braden is a Yellowknife born singer, songwriter and musician. She has performed, composed for and conducted the Aurora Chorealis in Yellowknife and was a composer and crew for the…


Music Mondays: Jess Moskaluke

  With two CCMA Female Vocalist wins under her belt by the age of 25, Jess Moskaluke is one of Canada’s biggest country singers today.   Jess spoke with CKLB about what it’s like…


Celena Hoeve wins silver medal

At the Western Canada Games earlier this month in NWT’s Celena Hoeve won a silver medal in the event – Balance Beam. The event is part gymnastics. She was about 2 and a half…




Missing 16 year old girl

16 yr old Kiana Eht-Chillay is reported missing from High Level, Alberta. She has been described as 5’6”, Black short hair, Aboriginal. A RCMP news release says she is believed to be in Hay…


Crystal Shawanda talks to CKLB

    Last week, CKLB’s Blake Priddle interviewed Juno award winning aboriginal country singer Crystal Shawanda to talk about her two upcoming albums and the suicide crisis Attawapiskat. One of the albums is an adult…