BC Chief wants MMIW Inquiry expansion

Chief Ernie Crey of the Cheam First Nation in BC is calling for an expansion to the Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls Inquiry to include men and boys. Chief Crey believes there…





Khon Go Cho Complex Delayed Again

The Khon Go Cho Complex will open one month later than expected. The Behchoko Sportsplex was originally scheduled to open on Saturday, October 29th. Last week’s vandalism to the recreation centre is not part…


Vigilant Shield Exercise Underway

Airports in Inuvik and Yellowknife are getting some air traffic from the US. It’s all part of NORAD’s exercise “Vigilant Shield.” David Lavallee is a communications officer with NORAD Canada. Lavallee says the large US…


Norman Wells Oil Still Flows

Esso isn’t leaving the North yet. That’s the message the Minsiter of Industry Tourism and Investment Wally Schumann gave in the Legislative Assembly yesterday. “Esso has filed an interim closure reclamation plan. This is…




More concerns raised about Elderly Care

Are Elders safe in long term care facilities? An incident at the Woodland Care facility in Hay River earlier this month was raised in the Legislative Assembly yesterday. It’s been almost a month since…





Blue Jays Update- October 11th

I’d rather be punched in May than knocked out in October. That was the driving force behind the Toronto Blue Jays against rival Texas Rangers as they swept the Texans in the ALDS, becoming…