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Yukon environmental assessor warns of delays over record number of assessments
A white sign with "YESAB: Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board" in thin brown text hangs in front of a building. The board says it's experiencing 'organizational challenges' because of a record-number of active assessments.
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Yellowknife's Janet Pacey got her pins back
A woman smiles at the camera in a selfie image with a box in the background. The well-known Arctic Winter Games pin collector lost her massive collection while travelling to the games in Alaska last month.
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Shelter staff training examined at coroner's inquest in Whitehorse
A 2-storey building is seen from the outside. The inquest focused this week on the death of Darla Skookum at the Whitehorse Emergency Shelter a year ago. Her death is one of four at the shelter in 2022 and 2023 being examined by a coroner's inquest.
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Salt River First Nation chief, suspended for 17 months, wins another court judgment
Woman standing in front of a river smiling. Salt River First Nation's council can no longer have meetings to keep suspending its chief, a federal court judge has ruled, until the court holds a judicial review of the original suspension.
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New housing project with income restrictions and resale requirements to open in Whitehorse
Plan for new yukon housing A new housing project will open soon in Whitehorse and the model is the first of it's kind for the Yukon. The Northern Community Land Trust held an open house earlier today. The CBC's Gabrielle Plonka brings us the story.
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Water levels across N.W.T. still mostly well below average — except for the Peel
Water, ice, trees around a small cabin. Ryan Connon, a hydrologist with the Environment and Climate Change, said that also means an elevated risk of high water at breakup this year for the Peel River.
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Inuvik elder Gerry Kisoun to be the N.W.T.'s next commissioner
Elder Gerry Kisoun is a longtime MC for Inuvialuit Day celebrations in Inuvik. Gerry Kisoun will be the next commissioner of the Northwest Territories, according to an announcement from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's office on Friday afternoon. 
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New Iqaluit to Montreal flight to take off this summer
A black plane takes off from a runway with tundra in the background. Tickets will begin selling on May 17 and the first flight for the new route is scheduled to start on Aug. 6. 
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N.W.T. film industry wants more funding to get projects off the ground
A woman wearing a jacket poses for a phot outside Members of the territory's film industry presented to the standing committee for economic development and environment on Wednesday. 
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City forced to pump water from Yellowknife Bay after leaks deplete reservoir
A car on a residential street with water and ice around it. The City of Yellowknife withdrew 61 times more water from Yellowknife Bay than is allowed under its licence after multiple water main breaks resulted in a depleted reservoir. 
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