There were 753 calls processed by the Northwest Territories’ new 911 system, which went live Nov. 4.

Calls for police, fire and ambulance came in from across the territory.

News/North subscribers can click here to find out more about the “cliffhanger” life of a 911 dispatcher – and how many callers weren’t interested in having first responders rush to their aid at all – in Nick Pearce’s full story in this week’s News/North.

Craig Gilbert

Craig is an award-winning journalist who has worked in his home province of Ontario, the Northwest Territories, British Columbia, Alberta and the Northwest Territories again. He should be at least six...

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