Northwest Territories

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a large territory in northwestern Canada

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This agreement will improve access to home and community care and mental health and addiction services in the Northwest Territories.
Dolynny and Michael Ferguson, Auditor General of Canada and of the Northwest Territories, issued an invitation to the CCPAC and CCOLA members to attend the next conference, scheduled to take place in Yellowknife, from August 21-23, 2016.
Dominion Diamond Corporation (TSX:DDC)(NYSE: DDC), a Canada-based diamond mining company, has announced that Dominion Diamond Ekati Corporation, the operator of the Ekati Diamond Mine, has posted surety bonds with the Government of the Northwest Territories to secure the obligation under its Water Licence to reclaim the Ekati mine site.
Much like when Alaska became a state in 1959, apparently, devolution with the Northwest Territories has taken decades to accomplish, with the federal government of Canada transferring some powers over time, such as responsibility for everything except managing public land, water, and resources, which was finalized in April this year.
Known for its diamond reserves, mining and production of this precious stone increased 6% in the Northwest Territories in 2013.
The company will also make a cash payment of approximately CAD150,000 to reimburse Eagle Plains for the Northwest Territories permitting costs.
She also served the Northwest Territories as the lone female member of the Commission for Constitutional Development, the Northwest Territories Judicial Appointments Committee, and the Northwest Territories Constitutional Committee.
They are as good as anything coming out of the Northwest Territories.
This novel is set in the Northwest Territories of Canada in 1885 during the Northwest Rebellion, when the Metis attempted to set up their own nation.
the Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut make up the board that will oversee the research network's strategic direction.
Alexie is a Teetl'it Gwich'in from the Northwest Territories who attended Stringer Hall, an Anglican residential school in Inuvik, N.
The western portion remained the Northwest Territories.
This is Talisman's first significant move into the Northwest Territories and we are happy to have Purcell as a partner," said Jim Buckee, president and CEO of Talisman.
TransCanada has agreed to work with the government of the Northwest Territories to promote the development while ensuring that local residents benefit.
Forget the Northwest Territories, Denendeh, or Morin's Land, the latest contender in the name-the-western-territory game is plain old "Bob.