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N.W.T. plane crash: Fatal flight was headed to Diavik diamond mine

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada says a plane that crashed near Fort Smith, N.W.T., was a British Aerospace Jetstream registered to Northwestern Air Lease.

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N.W.T. church to ring bells each morning for 6 killed in plane crash

People in the Northwest Territories town of Fort Smith continue to support each other and mourn after six people died in a plane crash.

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N.W.T. residents say charter flights like taking the bus

Northerners jump on small charter planes like people in the South would into taxis or buses, says the co-owner of Aunty's Korner Store in Fort Smith, N.W.T.

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‘I refused to accept what I was witnessing’: Ranger on response to deadly...

Sgt. Gordon Rothnie, a Canadian Army ranger who rushed to the crash site by snowmobile along with four colleagues in a rescue attempt, said he was hoping for the best.

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Priest in Northwest Territories prays for plane crash victims, first responders

A priest asked his congregation to pray for victims and first responders at a church service in Fort Smith on Sunday days after six people died in a tragic plane crash.

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‘Be vigilant’: Counselling encouraged for Fort Smith residents after deadly...

Local education authorities have since taken steps to provide additional support for the town's children and teens.

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TSB recovers voice recorder, talks to lone survivor of N.W.T. plane crash

Investigators probing a plane crash that killed six people in the Northwest Territories have recovered the cockpit voice recorder and talked to the lone survivor.

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‘Highway out was on fire’: Calls for inquest grow into ‘slow’ N.W.T fire...

Last summer was the worst wildfire season on record for the Northwest Territories with 70 per cent of the population being evacuated. Residents are seeking accountability.

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London, Ont. sonographer shares experience serving remote, Arctic community

Different sonographers from across Canada will fly in and they’ll do stints between two and six weeks where they supply their skills.

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Report alleges RCMP mistreatment of homeless Indigenous women in NWT

Homeless Indigenous women in the North do not feel well-protected by the RCMP and instead face violence and discrimination by police, a new report has found.

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