NWT News

Inuvik search and rescue organizations to work cooperatively

June 8, 2018 - Inuvik

Last spring, a search-and-rescue effort that would have normally taken two days only took half a day thanks to cooperation between Inuvik’s search and rescue teams, according to Alex Klapatiuk, a member of Inuvik Ground Search and Rescue (GSAR), the Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary and the Civil Air Search and Rescue Association (CASARA).

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Drag performers help Hay River celebrate Pride Week

June 7, 2018 - Hay River

Three drag queens and a drag king were the centre of attention on June 2 for a Hay River celebration during Pride Week.

“We have our lovely drag queens hanging out with us,” said Storm Larocque, the Hay River representative of NWT Pride.

Larocque said the drag queens come from an Edmonton troupe called Dragging Our Heels.

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