The Trails of Our Ancestors

The Trails of Our Ancestors is an annual canoe trip in the Tlicho community that teaches the youth about the land, respected traditions and culture. Over 100 participants have already left Behchoko for what…



City Council Considers Yellowknife Bay Water Supply

City council is considering a proposal to change the city’s water supply from the Yellowknife River to the Yellowknife Bay. According to the studies presented at city council, the Yellowknife Bay contains average arsenic…


NWT Tent Caterpillar Infestation

The Northwest Territories is currently experiencing the largest infestation of forest tent caterpillars since the 1990’s. These caterpillars are known for causing temporary damage to foliage of aspen and other deciduous tress. CKLB’s Blake…


North Wright Admits Window Opened On Flight

CKLB News has received more information about an incident which happened last Thursday on a North-Wright flight.  Passengers of all ages were on a flight last week between Colville Lake and Norman Wells when a…


Yellowknife journalist on trial for photographing RCMP

John McFadden emerges from a Yellowknife courtroom after the first day of trial Several police witnesses testified Wednesday that a Yellowknife reporter was yelling, swearing, and taking photographs while RCMP investigated a vehicle. The…


Aboriginal Day

Since the summer solstice of 1996, Canadians across the country have been celebrating National Aboriginal Day. Here in the NWT, those from all walks of life honoured indigenous culture through music, food and cultural…


Respecting Our Elders

June 15th of every year is International World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. This year, the 18th Legislative Assembly took the day to pay their respects to elders by wearing purple clothes, the official colour…



CKLB REWIND: JUNE 1992

On This Week In 1992… Henry Beaulieu and Alex Beaulieu, Students in Yellowknife Native Studies in Yellowknife continues to rise as housing needs overwhelm students. 11 of 27 students remain as problems with space…


Morel Mushroom Season

Morel mushrooms continue to attract pickers from across the world to the Northwest Territories. Morel mushrooms grow well in areas that were burnt in previous years forest fires. Especially in forests where pine trees…




Edzo-Akaitcho Animated Movie

In Behchoko, Northwest Territories, an animated movie is getting produced. The movie is telling the story of how Edzo and Akaitcho made peace after years of war. Manager of Cultural practices at the Tlicho…