B.C. Prosecution Service asked to consider criminal charges in northern B.C. rail blockade case

The B.C. Prosecution Service has been invited to review arrests in a CN Rail injunction case in northern B.C. and consider possibly laying criminal

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Northern Affairs minister ‘revolted’ by videos of Indigenous police brutality – National

Northern Affairs Minister Dan Vandal says he has been revolted by recent videotaped examples of “police brutality” against Indigenous People in Canada. Vandal, who

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Stormy Weather

Stormy Weather Darwin Waterfront Precinct, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, Jan. 2016 Posted by Markus Branse on 2016-05-13 20:28:30 Tagged: , eta , Darwin ,

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Northern Alberta chief accuses RCMP of assault

Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation Chief Allan Adam says Wood Buffalo RCMP officers beat and arrested him in a Fort McMurray parking lot earlier this year. 

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COVID-19 stalls iconic Alaska road trips, threatens northern B.C. businesses

The iconic Alaska road trip is in for a very rough ride this summer. Businesses along the Alaska highway through B.C. and the Yukon rely

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COVID 19 outbreak in northern Saskatchewan ‘of concern’ says Canada’s chief health officer

Canada’s chief public health officer says a COVID-19 outbreak gripping Saskatchewan’s far north is an area of concern. Dr. Theresa Tam said not only

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Northern Saskatchewan ‘scrambling’ to control outbreaks as province moves to reopen

The plan to reopen Saskatchewan’s economy is coming too fast, according to some leaders in northern Saskatchewan. Related News While big cities

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Many northern B.C. residents face long drives to access emergency dental care

A shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) has forced most dental clinics in northern B.C. to close, meaning residents either need to wait for their

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Officials in northern Sask. link COVID-19 cases with travel to Alberta

Provincial and Indigenous health officials in northern Saskatchewan are investigating COVID-19 cases they say are linked to travel to Alberta. A statement from the

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More detailed breakdown of COVID-19 testing needed in northern B.C., says region’s former health officer

The former chief medical health officer for Northern Health is calling on the B.C. government to provide individual communities with COVID-19 test results. Dr. David Bowering says there

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