Oteil Burbridge, Grahame Lesh, Bernard Purdie, More Mash Up ...

In addition to Bernard Purdie playing Grateful Dead music, the interplay between Lesh, Trucks, and Burbridge was magical at Roots Rock Revival.and more »...

Ndilo Chief Advanced Polls Pushed Back

(press release) (press release)The Advanced Poll for the Ndilo Chief election has been pushed to next Wednesday August 30th. Returning Officer Phil Moon Son...

Francophonie - L'Aquilon

L'AquilonFrancophonieL'AquilonLors du segment auquel Linda Bussey a participé, du 11 juillet au 22 juillet, le navire a traversé l'océan Atlantique à partir de Saint-Jean de...

Ndilo Chief Campaign quiet ahead of advance polls

(press release) (press release)Chief Returning Officer, Phil Moon Son says there will be an all candidates forum on Thursday for YKDFN members at the...

Old Town paving project may need to wait for washroom decision, say Yellowknife councillors

Linda Bussey agreed. "If we're already thinking that we might need to do some alterations to the location, why are we moving ahead with paving?"...

Has Yellowknife become 'a harder place to live?' 2 crime victims think so

Councillor Adrian Bell said he hasn't noticed an increase in the number of constituents bringing issues to his attention. But, he said, he sees a...

Great Slave Lake: Canada's jewel of the North

For nearly 80 years, Plummers has had an outpost here, at a rocky, island-strewn spillway known as Taltheilei Narrows, deep in wilderness 93 miles east...

#ShopYK Passport Program's wheels are starting to turn

Deputy Mayor of Yellowknife, Adrian Bell, says the City and the Chamber are looking to continue their partnership on shop local initiatives. “We recognize the...

City of Yellowknife to use drone to collect information

Mayor Yellowknife, Mark Heyck, says the drone will be a useful way to gather new information. “The UAV is capable of providing high quality information...

Yellowknife working with communities to combat homelessness

Plans are already in motion to put an end to homelessness over the next decade. The 10 year plan to end homelessness in Yellowknife was...

Yellowknife Deployment For Training sharpens Oregon Civil Engineers skills

(press release) (press release)YELLOWKNIFE, Canada - The arrival to the Northwest Territories of 30 Oregon Air National Guard Civil Engineers, delivered a diverse range...

No information, no decisions: Yellowknife councillors discuss water rate options

Niels Konge and Coun. Julian Morse discussed expanding the pipe system to include areas that currently get trucked water, including new subdivisions in Grace Lake.

Yellowknife plan to end homelessness could mean higher rents for everyone else

The majority are waiting for one-bedroom apartments. Linda Bussey, city councillor and advocate for the plan to end homelessness, said she recognizes the plan has...

'It's people being lazy': Yellowknife councillors aim to curb littering in city

Despite Yellowknife's annual spring cleanup already in full force, councillors are still looking for a solution to solve the city's ongoing litter problem among a...

Yellowknife's downtown commercial spaces not cutting it for some businesses

... to open up shop in Yellowknife say they have no interest in the downtown area because the available spaces don't suit their needs. "I've...

More communication needed after serious accidents: MLA

Schumann made the commitment after being pressed by Yellowknife North MLA Cory Vanthuyne in the legislature. “When this many incidents occur involving trucks on our...

Northern airlines not on board with Yellowknife airport fees

That could particularly hurt residents from smaller N.W.T. communities, says Cory Vanthuyne, chair of the standing committee on economic development and environment. "Travellers from remote...

Yellowknife Gymnastics Club won't be forgiven for $100K debt

Councillor Rebecca Alty agreed, adding that she'd be open to meeting with the club again if debt repayment becomes an issue. Councillor Steve Payne. “If...

Yellowknife council says yes to firefighters, no to downtown revitalization in 2017 budget

Rebecca Alty during deliberations. "We need to determine how we're proceeding." Other councillors, including Linda Bussey, emphasized that the city should prioritize solving social issues...

Dean's List: Grace in defeat

(press release) (press release)Armbro Wolf, driven by John Campbell, slammed into him and then Lohmeyer and Landslide and Phil Lobell couldn't avoid the pile-up.

Nick in the AM: Remembering 'Wyatt Earp,' and barking at the moon

In 2008, to commemorate Earp's 160th birthday, the city invited its faux native son. In full Earp regalia, O'Brian — who was in ... UPDATE:...

$69M for water, sewage infrastructure announced in NWT

$21M for Yellowknife. The federal pot of money includes $15.9 million to replace aging water and sewer pipes in Yellowknife. The City will be pitching...

Mayor Heyck declares September YWCA Yellowknife month

Yellowknife Mayor Mark Heyck has named this month as 'YWCA Yellowknife Month' – a nod to the organizations' dedication to women and families in the...

Phil president regrets Obama insult

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has expressed regret over his "son of a bitch" remark while referring to President Barack Obama. In a statement read ...

Yellowknife Farmers' Market seeks land within city zoned for agriculture

The Yellowknife Farmers' Market presented its vision to improve food security in Yellowknife to city council — identifying and zoning land for agricultural production within...

Councillors order return of bench along downtown street

Councillor Adrian Bell agreed, saying council should have a say when it comes to the beautification and revitalization of the downtown core. He also believes...

Beyond a bench: Yellowknife councillors debate downtown bench removal

"I feel that removal of the bench is not the solution," he said. Councillor Adrian Bell agreed with Morse, saying he was shocked to learn...

MOVIE REVIEW: 'Kubo and the Two Strings'

Phil Villarreal's novel, Zeta Male, is available at Amazon. TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A Japanese fable with more folds revealing inner beauty ... A boy (Art...

Airborne chapter sends Army family to Space Camp

We're super excited about getting to experience something new,” Hicks said during a brief meeting with NASEC vice president Joe Crocitto, executive secretary Phil Thompson,...

Film review: Kubo and the Two Strings is stop-motion animation magic

Marking the directorial debut of Laika CEO and self-confessed Japanophile Travis Knight (son of Nike founder Phil Knight), the film draws reverently from the work...

Jamie Vardy's wife Rebekah sets record straight on her past

She has been damned for having three children by three fathers – when she met Jamie more than two years ago she already had a...

Family's delight at son's gold medal peddle power

HE first got on his racing bike after being inspired by the feats of Scotland's greatest Olympian Chris Hoy at the Athens Games 12 years...

Rio 2016: How Mack Horton's family celebrated his golden moment ...

THE moment they knew their son was an Olympic champion was when the Hortons heard a roar. The proud parents of Mack Horton, Andrew and...

Rams head into 20th gridiron season

Ken Barreras, Alan Baysinger, Jeff Fulton, Michael Worley (who eventually became the school's fourth of five coaches all-time) and Bill Moon were the finalists; Moon...

New LGBTQ+ youth centre to open in Yellowknife

It Gets Better held a youth forum with Mayor Mark Heyck where many expressed the need for a safe community space. Organizers with It Gets...

Last Tragically Hip show to be broadcast at Somba K'e Plaza

“We're excited to…provide Yellowknifer's the opportunity to watch an iconic Canadian band perform from their hometown,” Deputy Mayor Adrian Bell said in a press release.

Potential Tin Can Hill apartment project concerns neighbours

A plan to develop 26 lower-cost apartments by an access point to Yellowknife's Tin Can Hill wilderness area is raising some concerns among neighbours. "We'd...

Strong Cast Propels Monomoy's Fantastic 'Fantasticks'

I was also in awe of musical director Phil Rittner onstage throughout the show, handsome in white tie and tails, with hands that glided up...

Concert Listings: Aug. 3 to 9, 2016

Participants from the Performing Arts Training Academy will perform an 'Under the Stars Concert,' of classic rock and contemporary pop songs by Coldplay, Queen, OneRepublic...

Tickets on sale Friday: Florida Georgia Line, Lucius, Kenny Rogers

(blog) (blog)Walk the Moon with Misterwives, Aug. 17, Crossroads KC. $34.50-$81.50. Billy Bob .... $15. Corey Smith, Sept. 22, Bottleneck. $21. Drive-By Truckers with...

EastEnders shock showdown: Whitney DUMPS Lee after cheating bombshell

Monday, 18th April 2016. From Wellard's tearjerking death to who shot Phil, here are the most memorable and shocking moments from Albert Square over the...

Take a stroll down Lark Lane and meet the people behind the shops, bars and restaurants

J and S Booth is one of the oldest businesses on the lane. James 'Jimmy' Booth founded the upholsterers and French polishers in 1964, and...

'Legends of Tomorrow' Obsidian Stargirl Dr. Mid-Nite

Hollywood Reporter - Hollywood ...Hollywood ReporterGet to know the Justice Society of America members that are joining The CW's superhero series in season two.and more »...

Mile of Music band bios: Who are these 240 acts?

Chisel and his band, the Wandering Sons, have played stages around the world including major festivals like Bonnaroo, Newport Folk Festival and Glastonbury, toured with...

The most interesting thing to watch at RNC isn't the speeches

Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump sits with family during son Eric Trumps speech on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Wednesday,...

Ted Cruz Steals the Show

But a sleepy, meandering speech by casino owner Phil Ruffin, punctuated with borderline laughable statements—“If Donald tells you something, put it in the bank. His...

“It made me cry,” pride pr...

Nearly 38 years after the first pride colours were conceived, Mayor Mark Heyck says the colours are now being used to show Yellowknife's tolerance. “The...

Bunker Food: Not Just for the Apocalypse Anymore

Meantime, she said, the broccoli-rice mix “makes a difference” in her son's favorite casserole. Disaster needn't fall soon. ... Emergency-food companies have long relied on...

Private life, public money: Rules tightened for departing MLA 'retraining' fund

But Cory Vanthuyne, MLA for Yellowknife North and a member of the Board of Management, says applications received since last fall's territorial election crossed a...

Real estate records, 7/17/16

Bell, Julie L to McDow, Clifford A , 7601 Ali Dr., $224,500. Bjerke, Gordon H and Betty L Family Revocable Trust to Dean, Carlene ,...