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Yellowknife – May 26, 2024
Public Service Announcement

Due to fire danger in the region, a fire ban has been put into effect for Hay River Territorial Park prohibiting open fires.

May 24, 2024
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

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Mr. Speaker, with this first budget of the 20th Legislative Assembly, we are changing how we deliver on priorities in a way that is realistic, responsible and always with an eye on being financially ready for whatever the future might bring.

Yellowknife – May 24, 2024
News Releases

Today, Finance Minister Caroline Wawzonek released the first budget of the 20th Legislative Assembly.

Yellowknife – May 23, 2024
News Releases

Today Premier R.J. Simpson tabled the Mandate of the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT). Informed by the priorities of the 20th Legislative Assembly, the Mandate will guide government decisions, programs and policies over the next four years.  

Yellowknife – May 23, 2024
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

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Mr. Speaker, later today I will table the Mandate of the Government of the Northwest Territories 2023 to 2027. This Mandate will be our guide as we work to advance the Priorities of the 20th Legislative Assembly.

Hay River – May 23, 2024
Public Service Announcement

Due to historically low water levels on the Mackenzie River, all Marine Transportation Services (MTS) barges to Norman Wells and Tulita are cancelled for the 2024 sailing season.

May 22, 2024
Public Service Announcement

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is seeking feedback on French language communications and services through an online survey.

Hay River – May 22, 2024
Public Service Announcement

Essential restoration work will continue in the Hay River Harbour this summer to ensure safe navigation for all users, and to support vital marine resupply activities.

Yellowknife – May 21, 2024
Public Service Announcement

Applications for Bison tags are now available for the 2024-25 hunting season.

Yellowknife – May 21, 2024
Media Advisory

Media are invited to attend the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) 2024-2025 Budget Lock-up. 

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