Weekend collision on highway 1

Four people are in Stanton Hospital after a vehicle collision over the weekend. On Saturday morning, Fort Providence and Fort Simpson RCMP responded to a serious motor vehicle collision on highway 1. A transport…


MacKay Lake still closed to caribou hunting

The caribou hunting traffic at MacKay Lake is cooling off. Environment and Natural Resources Manager of Wildlife Adrian Lizotte said the department and co-management partners made the call to close the area on Friday….






AFOA Canada starts its 17th annual conference in Calgary

The 17th annual conference organized by AFOA (formerly Aboriginal Financial Officers Association of Canada) is starting tomorrow in Calgary. This conference on Aboriginal finance will gather 1000 people from 400 different organizations. AFOA’s CEO…


Mackay Lake Closed to Hunting

Environment and Natural Resources is closing the MacKay Lake area to hunting, as the Bathurst Caribou herd has entered the area. “The onus is on the hunters to be aware of the mobile zone…


MLA’s challenge GNWT on budget

Reaction to the proposed budget is mixed. Nahendeh MLA Shane Thompson grilled Minister of Education Alfred Moses on junior kindergarten funding in yesterday’s Legislative assembly. MLA’s have made it clear they will continue to…