Daniel McNeely

Daniel McNeely

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Daniel McNeely

Candidate in the Sahtu All Ridings race.

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Sahtu economy ‘faces collapse’ without barge re-supply, says MLA Daniel McNeely

June 7, 2024

CKLB 101.9 - ...forced the territorial government to cancel its Marine Transportation Services (MTS) barges to Norman Wells and Tulita for the 2024 sailing season. Daniel McNeely is MLA for the Sahtu riding. “Right now, businesses in the Sahtu region are in a crisis situation. We are already seeing employees being laid...

‘Who runs this territory? The drug trade is winning,’ says Monfwi MLA

May 28, 2024

CKLB 101.9 - ...of exasperation about the lack of midwives in the NWT, especially Indigenous ones. “They are more than just ‘baby catchers,’ stated Hawkins. Daniel McNeely, MLA for Sahtu, wants the GNWT developing a “sound re-supply plan” for Tlicho communities after the summer’s barge shipments were cancelled...

N.W.T. film industry wants more funding to get projects off the ground

April 19, 2024

CBC North - ...their costs. The amount of money going into the film rebate program has gone up from $100,000 to $300,000 for the 2023-24 fiscal year. Sahtu MLA Daniel McNeely said he will also be one of the voices seeking more funding for the film industry, citing successful TV series that have been filmed in the...

N.W.T. MLAs hold Missing Persons Act meetings in Aklavik and Inuvik

April 11, 2024

CBC North - ...MLA Jane Weyallon Armstrong, Yellowknife North MLA Shauna Morgan, Mackenzie Delta MLA George Nerysoo, Dehcho MLA Sheryl Yakelaya and Sahtu MLA Daniel McNeely. Over a dozen people came out in Inuvik on Wednesday night. Some people asked about historical cases of missing persons and how far back the...

NWT Leaders Attend Mineral Resource Conference in Vancouver

January 30, 2024

My Yellow Knife Now - ...of Finance and Infrastructure Caroline Wawzonek, Minister of Environment and Climate Change Jay Macdonald, and Member of the Legislative Assembly Daniel McNeely. The conference provided an opportunity for GNWT Cabinet members and officials to meet with Indigenous leaders; federal, provincial, and...

R.J. Simpson elected Premier of the Northwest Territories

December 8, 2023

CKLB 101.9 - ...and Yellowknife South MLA Caroline Wawzonek. Only Wawzonek has experience in cabinet. Seven others also put their names forward: Denny Rogers, Daniel McNeely, Jane Weyallon-Armstrong, Richard Edjericon, Kieron Testart, Robert Hawkins, and Shauna Morgan. This means just four MLAs did not put their names...

20th Legislative Assembly Officially Sworn In

November 24, 2023

My Yellow Knife Now - ...Lake – George Nerysoo for Mackenzie Delta – Shane Thompson for Nehendeh – Lucy Kuptana for Nunakput – Kieron Testart for Range Lake – Daniel McNeely for Sahtu – Jay MacDonald for Thebacha – Richard Edjericon for Tu Nedhe-Wiilideh – Robert Hawkins for Yellowknife centre, and – Shauna...

Election 2023: Residents vote for change as seven incumbents ousted

November 15, 2023

CKLB 101.9 - ...past MLAs who were defeated in the last election, including Yellowknife Centre’s Robert Hawkins, Range Lake’s Kieron Testart, and Sahtu’s Daniel McNeely. Just four incumbents defeated their challengers: Hay River North’s R.J. Simpson; Inuvik Twin Lakes’s Lesa Semmler; Nahendeh’s Shane...

Re-elected MLA Lesa Semmler weighing a run for N.W.T. premiership

November 15, 2023

CBC North - ...On CBC's The Trailbreaker Wednesday, he hinted at a run for premier and cabinet. The other past MLAs now making a return are Sahtu MLA-elect Daniel McNeely and Yellowknife Centre MLA-elect Robert Hawkins. McNeely told CBC News he'll run for cabinet, but is undecided on a bid for premier. CBC North has...

Unofficial Election Results Provided by Elections NWT

November 15, 2023

My Yellow Knife Now - ...115 Nunakput: Lucy Kuptana 340 Vince Teddy 159 Range Lake: Aaron Reid 155 Nicole Sok 109 Kieron Testart 326 Sahtu: Paulie Chinna 226 Daniel McNeely 372 Delphine Pierrot 207 Thebacha: Connie Benwell 95 Jay MacDonald 483 Frieda Martselos 416 Tu Nedhe-Wiilideh: Nadine Delorme 33 Richard...

Daniel McNeely elected Sahtu MLA

November 14, 2023

NNSL Media - Daniel McNeely is the new MLA for Sahtu after capturing 367 votes with 11 of 14 polls reporting. McNeely topped challengers Dolly Pierrot and outgoing MLA Paulie Chinna to win a closely contested race. By the time the 11th poll was reported and McNeely’s win was clear, Pierrot had 200 votes and Chinna had...

Results start becoming clearer as last numbers roll in

November 14, 2023

NNSL Media - As the results start to roll in, we can start to safely make some calls. One race we can call for sure is in Nunakput as Lucy Kuptana is the MLA-elect for that riding. She looks to have defeated Vince Teddy according to the unofficial results but with all polls reporting, she has a nearly 200-vote lead. R.J. Simpson appears to be in control in Hay River North and Lucy Kuptana looks to be the MLA-elect in Nunakput. Rocky Simpson is also out as Vince McKay is the new MLA-elect in Hay River South.

N.W.T. voters go to polls today in territorial election

November 14, 2023

CBC North - ...from the last assembly are out — Diane Archie was defeated in her Inuvik Boot Lake riding by Denny Rodgers, and Paulie Chinna was defeated by Daniel McNeely in the Sahtu riding. Four MLAs from the last assembly were left standing after Tuesday's general election. They'll join 3 others from the last...

Isolated and expensive, the N.W.T.’s Sahtu riding feels squeeze of climate change

November 8, 2023

CBC North - ...that getting a better deal for the region will be a challenge for the Sahtu's next MLA. Three people are running in the Nov. 14 election: Daniel McNeely, Delphine Pierrot and incumbent Paulie Chinna. "It's going to be a lot of work. I don't envy them," he...

The 2023 candidates: Sahtu

October 31, 2023

CBC North - ...us their answers. We will add answers as we get them. Responses have been edited for clarity, but reflect the candidates' own words and views. Daniel McNeely. (Facebook) Why are you running for office? As a long-time, born-and-raised Sahtu resident, I see a huge need for progress. What experience would...