CKLB Rewind: August 19th

Stories from THE NATIVE PRESS… On This Date 41 years ago… Northern Affairs Minister Judd Buchanan announced that Wrigley will be the last stop on the Mackenzie Highway due to construction costs. Leftover funds…




New Arbour Opens in Fort Providence

There’s a big celebration along the banks of the DehCho today in Fort Providence. The community is officially opening it’s new cultural arbour. DehGah Gotie Chief Joachim Bonnetrouge says it’s an important gathering place…



Changing Landscape Research Continues in Deh Cho

About 50 kilometers South of Liidlii Kue/Fort Simpson towards Fort Liard lies Scotty Creek. While we have not found the traditional Dene name of this areas, researchers from across Canada have been flocking here…


39 Years Ago Today: The King Is Gone

On August 16th, 1977, Elvis Presley passed away. Today marks 39 years since the king of rock and roll left us. Today, CKLB pays tribute to the crazy life of the KING!   Here…



King Arrested On Saturday

RCMP cruisers surrounded a housing unit in the Sissons Court neighborhood Saturday morning at 10:00am. According to several families nearby, Police used a megaphone, and 23 year old Denecho King came out of the…




CKLB REWIND: August 5th

    August 7th, 1992 The community of Fort Smith will see a boost in counseling services thanks the announcement of additional funding. Uncle Gabe’s Friendship Centre in Fort Smith will receive fifty thousand…


Sen. Sibbeston on Fort Simpson murder mishandling

The RCMP are still investigating the murder of Bill Cholo, a  man who was killed three years ago in Fort Simpson. According to Senator Nick Sibbeston, Cholo’s body was found  near the senior’s home and the police…