Northwest Territories Wildfire Update

Media Advisory

Yellowknife — August 14, 2023

Media is invited to receive an update on the wildfire situation in the Northwest Territories, the ongoing response to the wildfires, and resulting evacuations.

Premier Caroline Cochrane, Minister Shane Thompson and program experts from multiple Government of the Northwest Territories departments as well as representatives from NorthwesTel and Northwest Territories Power Corporation will be available to answer questions.

DATE: Monday, August 14, 2023

TIME: 4 p.m. MST

LOCATION: Virtual (Microsoft Teams)

Please RSVP by 3 p.m. to receive the link to the meeting.


To RSVP, please contact:

Cabinet Communications

Government of the Northwest Territories