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June 16, 2021
Public Service Announcement

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is unable to resume services to homeless Yellowknife residents at the Aspen Apartments on 51 Street at this time.

Yellowknife – June 16, 2021
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

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It is a pleasure to address you today as part of this long running event.

Yellowknife – June 15, 2021
Public Service Announcement

The results of the Legacy Arsenic Health and Human Risk Assessment will be presented via webinar on June 17, 2021.

This is the final stage of the Human Health Risk Assessment for arsenic in Yellowknife, Ndilo and Dettah.

Yellowknife – June 14, 2021
Media Advisory
Ministerial Activities Advisory for the week of June 15-21, 2021 Ministerial Travel

Please note that travel schedules may change with little or no notice. This schedule is accurate as of June 14, 2021

Yellowknife – June 14, 2021
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

Today, Honourable Shane Thompson, Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs and Honourable Caroline Wawzonek, Minister of Finance, announced the creation of the Emergency Disaster Assistance Advance Program (EDAAP).

Yellowknife – June 14, 2021
Media Statement

Premier Cochrane issued the following statement on the re-appointment of Northwest Territories Commissioner Margaret Thom:

“I want to congratulate Commissioner Margaret Thom on her re-appointment as Commissioner of the Northwest Territories by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau last week.

Yellowknife – June 11, 2021
Media Advisory
Premier Cochrane's Itinerary for the week of June 13, 2021

Issued June 11, 2021. If there are any changes, an updated version of the itinerary will be provided on June 16, 2021.

Yellowknife – June 10, 2021
Public Service Announcement

The Department of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE), the Premiers of Canada Council of the Federation, and the NWT Literacy Council are pleased to be accepting nominations for the annual NWT Ministerial Literacy Awards.

Yellowknife – June 8, 2021
Public Service Announcement

The Department of Lands (the Department) has released a What We Heard Report following the first round of engagement on the development of the Public Land Act (PLA) regulations.

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