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Trevor Kasteel to stage mental health production in Yellowknife

Mon, 06/10/2024 - 07:58

After a business failure, Trevor Kasteel broke down. Now, he wants to talk, and is inviting people to a free event titled "It’s Time for Silence to Suffer."

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What is that drilling operation doing on Yellowknife’s Con Road?

Mon, 06/10/2024 - 07:55

Drilling equipment has appeared on a residential Yellowknife street. It's part of the reclamation work associated with the former Con gold mine.

The post What is that drilling operation doing on Yellowknife’s Con Road? first appeared on Cabin Radio.

In the Boundary Creek area? Keep an eye out for a peahen on the lam

Sun, 06/09/2024 - 19:26

A peahen has escaped a trailer heading from Yellowknife to Alberta and is roaming the highway near Boundary Creek. There's a small reward if you find her.

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Hear from the two people trying to be the NWT Conservative candidate

Sun, 06/09/2024 - 16:49

Kimberly Fairman and Jackie Jacobson are vying to be the NWT's Conservative candidate at the next federal election. Read the pitches they made to party members.

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Tuktoyaktuk heritage centre expected to open next year

Sun, 06/09/2024 - 09:03

A centre that'll bring together a museum and performance space in Tuktoyaktuk should open next year, one of the people leading the project said.

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Behind Track and Field, a new generation of volunteers

Sun, 06/09/2024 - 09:02

Hay River's Track and Field needed a fresh set of volunteers – with a couple of returning faces – to make this year's event a success. Meet some of the crew.

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In pictures: Track and Field returns to Hay River

Sat, 06/08/2024 - 09:05

Come explore some of our favourite photos from Track and Field in Hay River, and hear from some of the young athletes about a competition they love.

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GNWT says it will ‘champion’ more security for internal flights

Sat, 06/08/2024 - 09:02

More security at Yellowknife Airport might stop some drugs reaching smaller communities, Mackenzie Delta MLA George Nerysoo says.

The post GNWT says it will ‘champion’ more security for internal flights first appeared on Cabin Radio.

Move from Yellowknife to NYC is ‘surreal’ for this theatre lover

Sat, 06/08/2024 - 08:44

Jessica Bruhn has recently made the leap from Yellowknife to New York City to pursue her passion for theatre at Berklee College of Music.

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New restaurant set to open in Yellowknife’s Old Town

Fri, 06/07/2024 - 18:16

The Old Town restaurant that was once the Dancing Moose and Fishy People is reopening as Flamecraft, promising "an Indian touch" from a culinary family.

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Gwich’in and Inuvialuit bid against each other for Inuvik land

Fri, 06/07/2024 - 13:33

Each given federal cash for housing, the Gwich'in Tribal Council and Inuvialuit Regional Corporation ended up bidding head-to-head for land to build on.

The post Gwich’in and Inuvialuit bid against each other for Inuvik land first appeared on Cabin Radio.

Man to serve three years for possessing child sexual abuse material

Fri, 06/07/2024 - 12:58

Yellowknife resident Russ Jones will serve three years for possessing child sexual abuse material, Justice Shannon Smallwood ruled in NWT Supreme Court.

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It’s raining. How much of this stuff do we need right now?

Fri, 06/07/2024 - 11:38

Rain is falling in Yellowknife and Hay River. Fort Smith might get snow. It beats wildfires and smoke, but how do this year and last year compare to the norm?

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For blood cancer treatment, ‘I might as well move to Edmonton.’

Fri, 06/07/2024 - 08:01

NWT blood cancer patients were suddenly told to go to Edmonton, not Yellowknife, for treatment – as often as every week. Here's how it's affecting them.

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What’s happening to Yellowknife Airport’s polar bear?

Fri, 06/07/2024 - 07:55

For years, YKDFN chiefs have said the polar bear in the city airport's arrivals hall isn't an appropriate choice. Airport officials just offered an update.

The post What’s happening to Yellowknife Airport’s polar bear? first appeared on Cabin Radio.

1,000 books distributed in first year of Imagination Library in NWT

Fri, 06/07/2024 - 07:50

The NWT Literacy Council has been workin' 9 to 5 to get books in the hands of preschool children through Dolly Parton's Imagination Library.

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When will they fix YK Airport security? How about the parking gate?

Thu, 06/06/2024 - 16:51

MLAs asked the big questions at a briefing by Yellowknife Airport officials: Will the security line get shorter and how do I leave the darned parking lot?

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Investigation continues into ‘significant collision’ on Highway 3

Thu, 06/06/2024 - 14:59

RCMP say they're continuing to investigate the incident that left a car burning along Highway 3 outside Behchokǫ̀ on Wednesday. Two people were hurt.

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Inuvialuit in Yellowknife celebrate 40 years of final agreement

Thu, 06/06/2024 - 13:43

Hundreds of people attended a Yellowknife event – one of several across the North – celebrating 40 years since the Inuvialuit Final Agreement was signed.

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Lack of help leaves some children ‘excluded and marginalized’

Thu, 06/06/2024 - 09:00

"Eventually, we can't make it work." Parents of autistic children say they may have to leave the NWT because there's no way to get the support they need.

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