Sports

Fifty years of skiing fun

April 15, 2018

If you’re going to celebrate 50 years of skiing, it’s only fitting that you have some special guests to help you do it. Read More

Kivalliq Jr. Canucks work to build program

April 13, 2018

The atom and peewee Kivalliq Jr. Canucks squads put in strong showings at the 31st annual Indigenous Minor Hockey Tournament hosted by the Manitoba Indigenous Cultural Education Centre (MICEC) in Winnipeg, Man., from March 23-25. Read More

Northern hoop dreams

April 5, 2018

After coming away from the 2018 Arctic Winter Games (AWG) with silver ulus respectively, two Yellowknife basketball players are ready to showcase their skills at the college level.

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Kivalliq Jr. Canucks squads perform in Manitoba

April 5, 2018

The atom and peewee Kivalliq Jr. Canucks squads put in strong showings at the Manitoba Indigenous Cultural Education Centre’s (MICEC) 31st annual aboriginal minor hockey tournament in Winnipeg, Man., from March 23-25. Read More

Hockey tournaments big boost to Rankin economy

April 4, 2018

Visitors spent more than $230,000 during the recent Terence Tootoo Memorial (TTM) senior men’s hockey tournament in Rankin Inlet, suggests a survey conducted by the hamlet’s senior administrative officer. Read More

SPORTS TALK: Five thoughts from the week in the South Slave

March 30, 2018

We’re a week removed from the 2018 Arctic Winter Games in the South Slave and I already pronounced the Games a success. But there’s some unfinished business I need to tend to and that’s my favourite parts of the show when it comes to Yellowknife’s best and brightest. With that in mind, here’s some thoughts from the week that was: Read More

Junior girls golden again at AWG

March 27, 2018

by Dylan Short

The NWT is on top once again in women’s futsal after the territory won the gold medal final of the junior category at the 2018 Arctic Winter Games. Read More

‘You could say he was The Hockey Dad’

March 26, 2018

by Cody Punter

Heading into the semifinals on March 22, the Northwest Territories’ Arctic Winter Games female hockey team had their eye on repeating their gold performance from the Games in Nuuk. Read More

Team NT keeps the wins coming

March 22, 2018

It’s been a profitable week in the ulu department for Team NT at the 2018 Arctic Winter Games.

As of press time, the territory’s best and brightest had collected 44 ulus across all sports and there is sure to be more to come. Read More

Mushers in motion this weekend

March 22, 2018

Dogsledders and their canine companions are off to the races today for the 64th annual Canadian Championship Dog Derby – and with the many mushers in motion comes plenty of chances for Yellowknifers to catch the action as it happens. Read More