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LOOKING BACK: Dash 7 darted in

June 15, 2018

40 years ago

Wardair’s first Dash 7 arrived in Yellowknife. Indications were that there would be considerable work available for the new machine, which was faster and carried double the payload of the Twin Otter. Read More

Speaking truth to power in 2018

June 12, 2018

I used to be left wing. Yup, really left wing. I had a teacher in Grade 7 who gave us almost daily lessons in how great the NDP under Ed Broadbent was for Canada. With the workers’ rights, universal health care, environmental protection and the usual stuff. Read More

Fort Smith fights to keep Aurora College HQ

June 9, 2018

On Tuesday, more than 100 Fort Smith residents turned out to a public meeting to discuss the foundational review of Aurora College, released last week, that recommends the massive overhaul of the NWT’s only post-secondary institution. Read More