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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
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’.

Yellowknife – May 2, 2021
Media Statement

YELLOWKNIFE (May 2, 2021) – Caroline Cochrane, Premier of the Northwest Territories, Julie Green, Minister of Health and Social Services and R.J.

Yellowknife – April 29, 2021
News Releases

The Government of the Northwest Territories has launched a new e-mental health program for youth aged 13-24.

Yellowknife – April 27, 2021
Public Service Announcement

The Department of Health and Social Services (HSS) has released a report titled What We Heard – Banning the Sale of Flavoured Vapour Products in the Northwest Territories.

Yellowknife – April 27, 2021
Public Service Announcement

Minister of Health and Social Services, Julie Green has extended the territory-wide Public Health Emergency under the Northwest Territories’ Public Health Act on the advice of Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO) Dr. Kami Kandola.

Yellowknife – April 22, 2021
Public Service Announcement

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) advises Northwest Territories (NWT) residents that they can continue to travel in and out of the NWT at the Fort Smith border checkpoint without having to submit a Self-Isolation Plan or self-isolate upon entry to the NWT, in accordance with the 

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