Northwest Territories

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Mackenzie pipeline to get green-light

After nearly four decades of assessments and reviews, a final decision on the long awaited Mackenzie Valley gas pipeline is about to be reached.

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Climate change threatens North’s sewers, roads, buildings: Parliament report

Roads, airports and sewers in Canada’s North face serious threats from the unfolding impacts of climate change, the Parliamentary Aboriginal affairs committee has found, and it is calling on the federal government to step in and protect infrastructure “critical to northerners for their existence.”

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No consultation, no permit: court

No consultation, no permit. That’s the decision from the Federal court regarding a mining company’s permit to explore the lands of two First Nations in the North.