Monthly Archives: March 2011

Mar, 31 2011

Workshop Explores Opportunities to Grow NWT Film Industry

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) recently held a workshop with representatives from the NWT film industry to discuss how the government can provide support to the industry.

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Mar, 30 2011

NWT Furs Command High Prices at Seattle Auction

Final numbers are in and over $815,000 worth of Genuine Mackenzie Valley Furs (GMVF) were sold at a wild fur sale hosted by Fur Harvester’s Auction Inc. in Seattle, Washington on March 13, 2011.

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Mar, 29 2011

Justice Donald M. Cooper Remembered by Colleagues and Friends

Former Deputy Minister and Supreme Court Justice Donald M. Cooper is being remembered today by his many friends and colleagues as a remarkable man who made a difference in the lives of many people, both inside and outside of the Government of the Northwest Territories.

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Mar, 29 2011

GNWT Honours 100th Anniversary of ‘The Lost Patrol’

Representatives of the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) joined residents of Fort McPherson yesterday for a full regimental funeral re-enacted to honour the 100th anniversary of The Lost Patrol.

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Mar, 29 2011

New NWT Colorectal Cancer Screening Clinical Practice Guidelines

Media are invited to learn about the new NWT Colorectal Cancer Screening Clinical Practice Guidelines in effect.

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Mar, 28 2011

Minister of Health and Social Services Resigns

Minister of Health and Social Services Sandy Lee tendered her resignation to the Premier on Saturday.

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Mar, 24 2011

GNWT and College of the Rockies Sign Transfer Agreement

Students of the Department of Municipal and Community Affairs’ School of Community Government’s Community Recreation Leaders Certificate Program (CRLCP) now have more options for educational advancement with the signing of a transfer agreement with the College of the Rockies.

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Mar, 24 2011

Possible Late Opening for Merv Hardie Ferry

Low water levels in Great Slave Lake and fluctuating water levels at the Mackenzie River raise the possibility that the break in service for the Fort Providence crossing of the Mackenzie River this spring may be longer than usual.

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Mar, 23 2011

Canada Makes Funding Commitment to NWT Priority

Premier Floyd K. Roland says Canada’s commitment to construct an all-season road between Inuvik and Tuktoyaktuk demonstrates that NWT priorities are being heard and recognized in Ottawa.

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Mar, 23 2011

Premier Congratulates Newly Elected Tlicho Grand Chief

Premier Floyd K. Roland offers congratulations to Mr. Eddie Erasmus, who was elected Tlicho Grand Chief yesterday.

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