December 8, 2011
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

December 8, 2011 - Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Tina Gargan as the President of the Status of Women Council Board.  Ms. Gargan is serving her second term on the Council as the Deh Cho representative.  She is a recipient of the 2006 Wise Women Award, fluent in her own language, the recently acclaimed mayor of Fort Providence and a proud mother of two children.

December 7, 2011
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

December 7, 2011 - Mr. Speaker, I would like to welcome all Members back to the continuation of the first Session of the 17th Assembly. In this sitting, we will review the Capital Estimates for next fiscal year and began to debate some important issues.  I believe all Members of this House have a shared interest in creating an environmentally sustainable and prosperous territory for all the people we serve.  Despite some significant challenges, our Territory is strong, and we are even stronger when we work together. 

December 2, 2011
News Releases

December 2, 2011 - On today's show: It’s been a great year for tourism in the NWT. We’ll hear about a new training fund for people who work in the industry.


November 21, 2011
News Releases

November 21, 2011 - Today On the Air: If you have an addiction, know that help is out there. Talk to your local counsellor, nurse or doctor.

Programs and services for NWT residents with addictions

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

November 4, 2011
News Releases

November 4, 2011 - Today On the Air, we’re talking about the water you drink.

Why are so many communities are getting new or upgraded water treatment plants? Bonus online audio feature: What to do during and after a boil-water advisory.

Technology in the classroom isn’t just about computers: kids need a broad range of technology skills they can use throughout life.

October 21, 2011
News Releases

October 21, 2011 - Get your popcorn ready. The GNWT’s hosting a film festival.

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources is proud to host a free fall film festival in honour of the International Year of Forests.    Find out more here.

Government services offices in eight small communities strengthen service delivery. Learn more.

October 14, 2011
News Releases

October 14, 2011 - What can you expect to happen as the 17th Assembly chooses the next speaker, premier, and cabinet?

The 17th Assembly will be choosing the next speaker, premier and cabinet in the coming days. How will that happen?

Do you want to have a community garden next spring? Start planning now! We’ll have tips.


October 6, 2011
News Releases

October 6, 2011 - A Yellowknife breastfeeding expert has tips for new moms and the people who support them.

Breastfeeding is your baby’s first healthy eating plan. It helps your baby grow and be healthy, and it helps you to bond. Breastfeeding is a healthy choice, and babies are ready to start soon after birth.

September 26, 2011
News Releases

September 26, 2011 - Don’t throw those kitchen scraps away! Compost them throughout the winter and spread them on your garden next spring. Composting is part of a sustainable lifestyle and helps you to grow healthy vegetables for your family.


September 19, 2011
News Releases

September 19, 2011 -  On today's show we talk to Alan Cash, Assistant Deputy Minister and Deputy Secretary to Cabinet, about who is running the government while an election is being held.{C}On today's show:

Is it true that Premier Roland will still be the premier after Election Day?