Monthly Archives: November 2011

Nov, 29 2011

NWT trappers honoured

YELLOWKNIFE (Nov. 29, 2011) Trappers in each region of the Northwest Territories have been honoured for their achievements during last year’s trapping season.

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Nov, 28 2011

Minister Beaulieu meets with Health Ministers

YELLOWKNIFE (Nov. 28, 2011) – Minister of Health and Social Services Tom Beaulieu met with provincial, territorial and federal Ministers of Health and Wellness in Halifax, Nova Scotia November 24-25, 2011.  

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Nov, 25 2011

Corrections Northern Recruit Training Program Graduation

YELLOWKNIFE (Nov. 25, 2011) — Today, twelve northerners are ready to take their places in the workforce as they graduate from the Corrections Northern Recruit Training Program.

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Nov, 25 2011

Minister Ramsay Elected Vice President of PNWER

YELLOWKNIFE (Nov. 25, 2011) —  The Honourable David Ramsay, Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment, was elected vice president of the Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER) during the PNWER winter meeting in Victoria on November 18.

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Nov, 23 2011

National Day of Remembrance

YELLOWKNIFE (November 23, 2011) — Today is the National Day of Remembrance for victims of road crashes in Canada. Each day, an average of six people lose their lives due to collisions on Canada’s streets and highways. Each year, an average of 3.5 people are killed on Northwest Territories roads, and for every person killed, […]

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Nov, 22 2011

Premier appears at Tlicho Assembly

BEHCHOKO (Nov. 22, 2011) – Premier Bob McLeod attended the Tlicho Assembly Thursday, November 17 to discuss the government’s work and priorities with the leaders of the Tlicho Government. This is the first time an NWT premier has appeared at the Tlicho Assembly, and the third time Premier McLeod has met with Tlicho leaders since […]

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Nov, 22 2011

Grubstake Program to Provide More Support to Trappers

YELLOWKNIFE (November 22, 2011) The GNWT is doubling the number of fur pelts trappers can claim under the Grubstake program, from 200 to 400 pelts per trapper. This enables the most productive trappers to receive additional start-up funding in the fall of 2012. 

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Nov, 21 2011

New Youth Ambassadors to Participate in the 2012 Arctic Winter Games

YELLOWKNIFE (Nov. 21, 2011) – Twenty-five inspired and talented youth from across the Northwest Territories have been selected as NWT Youth Ambassadors for the 2012 Arctic Winter Games by the Honourable Robert C. McLeod, Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs.

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Nov, 21 2011

On the Air

Today On the Air: If you have an addiction, know that help is out there. Talk to your local counsellor, nurse or doctor.

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Nov, 16 2011

Premier meets with Sahtu leadership

DELINE (Nov. 16, 2011) – Premier Bob McLeod met with Sahtu leadership Monday, November 14, 2011 as part of the GNWT’s continuing commitment to work with Aboriginal and community leaders.

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