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…


Laurie McLean’s Battle With Multiple Sclerosis

Laurie McLean was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 1998. She first noticed symptoms when she was a teenager but brushed it off as clumsiness. She would walk into things like parking meters, knowing she…



What services does the community need?

In Behchoko, a community wide survey was conducted to find out what citizen’s want. The survey asked the public what programs and services they would like to see. With help from the friendship centre,…


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…