Monthly Archives: December 2010

Dec, 21 2010

Get Active NWT Grants Awarded

Thanks to the 87 Get Active NWT grants, over 250 new and exciting physical activity events will be happening this winter.

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Dec, 17 2010

2010 Revenue Options Consultation Report Released

The 2010 Revenue Options consultation report was released today.

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Dec, 17 2010

NEB Decision Major Step for Nation-Building Mackenzie Gas Project

The Mackenzie Gas Project (MGP), constructed and operated in an environmentally and socially responsible manner, will be a key economic driver for the NWT and Canadian economies.

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Dec, 16 2010

GNWT Comments on NEB’s Reasons for Decision

Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment Bob McLeod will be available to speak to members of the news media today about the National Energy Board’s Reasons for Decision regarding the Mackenzie Gas Project.

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Dec, 16 2010

Dettah Ice Crossing Open

The Dettah Ice Crossing is open to light traffic up to 5,000 kg.

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Dec, 15 2010

Bed Bug Infestations in the NWT

Media are invited to a press conference about increasing reports of bed bug infestations in the Northwest Territories.

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Dec, 15 2010

Deh Cho Bridge Update

Members of the news media are invited to a technical briefing providing an update on the Deh Cho Bridge project.

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Dec, 15 2010

Yellowknife Liquor Service Survey Results

Results from the 2010 Yellowknife Liquor Service Survey indicate that most residents are satisfied with the convenience, selection and service of the liquor stores, but are dissatisfied with the prices.

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Dec, 15 2010

Exploring Alternative Energy Technologies

A delegation from the NWT will be in Montreal December 15 – 16 to examine the feasibility of using hydrokinetic turbine and biogas technology to generate electricity and reduce the cost of living in the Northwest Territories.

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Dec, 15 2010

Tlicho Aboriginal Student Achievement Forum Successful

The recent Tlicho Aboriginal Student Achievement (ASA) Regional Forum in Behchoko was a great opportunity for community leaders and youth to get together and share their ideas on how to improve academic performance among Aboriginal students in school.

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