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Yellowknife – May 7, 2021
Media Advisory
Premier Cochrane's Itinerary for the week of May 9, 2021

Issued May 6, 2021. If there are any changes, an updated version of the itinerary will be provided on May 12, 2021.

Yellowknife – May 6, 2021
Public Service Announcement

The Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs, Paulie Chinna has extended the State of Emergency in the City of Yellowknife. This extension is being made under s.14 of the Emergency Management Act.

The extension continues through May 20, 2021.

Yellowknife – May 5, 2021
Communiqué

The Honourable R.J. Simpson, Minister of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE), met with territorial education leaders Monday, May 3 to discuss recent school closures in Yellowknife, Ndilo, Dettah and Behchokǫ̀, as a proactive measure to limit a COVID-19 outbreak at N.J.

Yellowknife – May 5, 2021
News Releases

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is announcing the expansion of its COVID-19 vaccine program to include the Pfizer-BioNTech product, which is approved for individuals 12 years of age and older.

Yellowknife – May 4, 2021
Public Service Announcement

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is now accepting applications for the new Addictions Recovery Peer Support Fund.

Yellowknife – May 3, 2021
Media Advisory
Ministerial Activities Advisory for the week of May 4-10, 2021

 

Ministerial Travel

Please note that travel schedules may change with little or no notice. This schedule is accurate as of May 3, 2021

Yellowknife – May 3, 2021
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

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Good morning. Thank you for being here today. With me I have Health and Social Services Minister Julie Green, Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Kami Kandola, and Territorial Medical Director Dr. AnneMarie Pegg.

Yellowknife – May 3, 2021
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

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Good morning and thank you, Premier Cochrane.

Yellowknife – May 3, 2021
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

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Good morning everyone.

NWT residents – you have done a remarkable job being resilient and helping fight COVID-19 the past 13 months.

Now we’ve hit a challenging period in our pandemic response.

May 3, 2021
Public Service Announcement

Today marks the first day of Mental Health Week, which is celebrated across Canada. This year’s theme is ‘Understanding Our Emotions’.

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