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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 13:00:00 EDT(image)
'The performances will reflect the diversity of the North: Indigenous, non-Indigenous, Francopone, elders and youth from all three territories.'
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT(image)
After a visit by UNESCO monitors to determine whether Wood Buffalo National Park "in danger," people in nearby Fort Chipewyan, Alta. are wondering whether the inspection will lead to greater protection for the park.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT(image)
The head of the N.W.T.’s Catholic dioceses says funeral rites within the church won’t be offered to people who choose physician-assisted death, though he suspects it won’t be a frequent issue.
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Brent Kaulback, the assistant superintendent for the South Slave Divisional Education Council, is retiring next week. He leaves a legacy of nearly 300 books published in Dënesųłiné (Chipewyan), Dene Yatié (South Slavey) and Cree.
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"Welfare mom." "Drug addict." "Dumb Indian." These harsh slurs emblazoned over portraits of Indigenous people are part of an in-your-face art project meant to challenge racist attitudes in Lethbridge, Alta.
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The new chemicals are meant to replace Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) that are linked to serious health issues like diabetes and cancer.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT(image)
Staff and students at Yellowknife's Weledeh Catholic School roamed the halls Friday, proudly decked out in orange as they honoured former residential school students on the fourth-annual Orange Shirt Day.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:12:28 EDT(image)
Florence Catholique, a former principal of Lutsel K'e Dene School, is one of many residents disappointed and frustrated after weather cancelled a meeting they'd waited weeks for.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:20:39 EDT(image)
'We are definitely going to rebuild,' says Bill Curtis, president of the Whitehorse Cross Country Ski Club.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:00:00 EDT(image)
The British press were not kind to Whitehorse's Coast High Country Inn. The hotel owners don't mind a bit.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:44:00 EDT(image)
Two people were found in good condition Friday, a day after the plane they were on crashed in the Northwest Territories.
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Around 460 teachers across the N.W.T. will see expanded benefits and a slight increase in pay over the next four years.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:42:36 EDT(image)
Edmonton Catholic Archbishop Richard Smith is defending the church’s decision to refuse funerals to Albertans who have chosen to die by assisted suicide.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:30:00 EDT(image)
'When a police officer who is suppose to be protecting us makes these remarks, it's a very big hindrance for reconciliation,' says Sytukie Joamie, a cousin of Annie Pootoogook.
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Akeem Haynes may have won a bronze medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics, but the prize the track star took home Thursday night may be even more rare, as he was presented with the first-ever key to the city of Yellowknife.