Northwest Territories

Inuit Asking For Free Travel Between The Waters Of Canada And Greenland

Inuit from Canada and Greenland hope to convince at least four governments to let them manage and travel freely over an international stretch of …

Canadian News

This Canadian city is so cold that ramen is freezing in mid-air

Canadian winters are known to be cold but a picture of icy ramen noodles posted to reddit today might prove that to be an understatement.<p>Taken in -30 …

Northern Canada

GUNTER: Edmonton Eskimos name debate is overheated

<i>LORNE GUNTER</i><p>The people who seem most upset by the name “Eskimos” for our football team are not northern Indigenous people (although, admittedly, some …

Canadian News

Guest curator: Jill Delaney

<i>Canada: Who Do We Think We Are?</i> is a new exhibition by Library and Archives Canada (<p>LAC) marking the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation. …

Art

Gravity-defying frozen noodles take internet by storm

'As the weather warms up, it’s going to be interesting to see if the noodles drop!' says Jessica Wang<p>A photo of a bowl of frozen ramen noodles with …

Frozen

Travelers veterans advance to playoffs

Nanette Dupont is back at her third Travelers Curling Club Championship and she’s banking on experience to get her through the playoffs.<p>The Alberta …

Curling

Different Strokes: Expedition Canoeing (Part 1)

<b>By: Conor Mihell and Frank Wolf</b><p>Over the years, I've followed adventurer, photojournalist and filmmaker Frank Wolf's expeditions with awe. He cut his …

Kayaking

Manitoba homicide rates almost twice the national average

Manitoba homicide rates were the second highest among provinces last year despite a decline in murders.<p>There were 42 homicides in the province in …

Canadian News

'Be a partner': First Nations buy stake in Suncor project in historic deal

After sealing what was touted as the largest business investment by First Nations in Canada, an Alberta chief challenged other large corporations to …

Canadian News

Drilling in Arctic refuge could put North America’s largest caribou herd at risk

A push by lawmakers in Congress to open parts of Alaska’s vast Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling is rekindling a fierce, decades-old …

Nature

Fort Smith approves incentives to lure business to city

Fort Smith officials have approved two incentives in an effort to persuade a business to come to the city and create up to 150 jobs.<p>The Times Record …

Business

Arkansas man admits to taking famous actress's laptop

BENTONVILLE -- A Fort Smith man admitted last week to stealing actress Geena Davis' laptop.

Crime

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour (Canada)

Alberta<p>Calgary (U of C), AB<p>January 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 2018<p>Tickets available at MEC Calgary<p>403-714-2402<p>Evening shows each night …

Canada

Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon welcomes a new Bishop

After spending slightly more than a year without a leader, Saskatoon’s Roman Catholic Diocese will officially welcome its new bishop on …

Canadian News

Northwest Territories Journey – Slave River, Scimitar Gorge 1st D. and Alexandra Falls

Follow Aniol Serrasolses, Gerd Serrasolses, & Benny Marr on an epic journey around the Northwest Territories. On the way to paddle the first descent …

Kayaking

Canadian History Roundup – Week of November 12, 2017

CBC profiled Florence Harper, a fearless Canadian journalist who covered the Russian Revolution, and then disappeared from the historical …

Society

Remembering Louis Riel

In one corner of historic Fort Langley on Saturday, visitors were taking unsteady aim with bows and arrows at targets from behind a roped-off safety …

Métis

N.W.T. Housing Corp. cuts contracts with Hay River company after modular homes not delivered on time

Concept Energy Services Ltd. says housing corporation needs to 'review the way they do business'<p>The Northwest Territories Housing Corporation …

Housing

Arctic highway provides vital link to Canada's North

Much has been made about the potential economic benefits of the new road linking Tuktoyaktuk, N.W.T., to the rest of Canada, but the town’s mayor and …

Canadian News

The Alberta Personal Health Card is a blight on everything that makes Alberta great

If you ever want to see a perfect totem to the most obscene limits of government apathy, ask the nearest Albertan to show it to you.<p>They will proceed …

Canadian News

Businesses were overcharged $7 billion by workers’ compensation boards. So where’s their refund?

When you overpay on your taxes, the government gives you a refund — one that many of us get pretty excited about. When you get home after a trip to …

Canadian News

Canadian engineers build a road to withstand Arctic climate change

The challenge<p>Engineers faced a unique challenge building a road from Inuvik ​to Tuktoyaktuk in the Northwest Territories because the area is above …

Climate Change

Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk road finally connects Canada from sea to sea to sea

When Eddie Gruben got into the transportation business in the 1950s in the Northwest Territories, his means of locomotion for hauling supplies …

Canada

Fort Smith fishing lure manufacturer to add 60 jobs

A Fort Smith company that manufacturers fishing lures and hunting products says it's planning to add 60 jobs to its facility over the next several …

Business

Freedom road connects Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk in NWT

<i>(The 138 km highway replaces a 50-year old ice road. Photo: Charlotte Morritt-Jacobs/APTN)</i><p><i>Charlotte Morritt-Jacobs</i> <i><br>APTN News Saturday</i> <br>While the …

Canada

Is your boss dodging taxes offshore? Help us search the Paradise Papers

A database including the more than 3,300 Canadian individuals and companies named in the Paradise Papers went online Friday.

Canadian News

Internet as an act of reconciliation

It’s been 897 days since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) outlined its 94 calls to action towards reconciliation with …

Canadian News

'We have far more pressing issues': Inuit who support Edmonton Eskimos speak out

Inuit point to suicide and housing crises, food insecurity as bigger issues for politicians to tackle<p>If you think all Inuit are insulted by the …

Sports (Canada)

How the provinces are planning for pot legalization

Federal Liberals pushing for legalization by July 1, 2018<p>When the federal government announced it would be legalizing marijuana, it left it up to the …

Canada

Playoff teams set at Canadian Mixed

The Championship and Seeding rounds wrapped up on Friday evening at the 2018 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Swan River, Man., and the playoff …

Curling