Gaeleen MacPherson

Candidate in the Yellowknife South Yellowknife race.

Gaeleen can be reached on social media, at gaeleen4mlayksouth@gmail.com, or by calling (867) 766-4486.

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Only 4 of 11 incumbents survive in historic N.W.T. election

October 2, 2019

CBC North - ...Caroline Cochrane was re-elected in Range Lake Nurse Lesa Semmler won in a landslide in Inuvik Twin Lakes Lawyer Caroline Wawzonek beat out Gaeleen MacPherson by a large margin in Yellowknife South Engineer Katrina Nokelby won Yellowknife's Great Slave seat Julie Green was re-elected in Yellowknife North...

In full: NWT Election 2019 delivers change across the board

October 2, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...of victory was just over two percent of the total number of votes cast – anything lower than two percent triggers a recount. Wawzonek defeated Gaeleen MacPherson by almost 400 votes in an all-female Yellowknife South contest. "I'm overwhelmed and super supported," Wawzonek told Cabin Radio. "Being in...

Push to get women into territorial politics a success

October 1, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...lead for most of the night. In the Yellowknife South district, a female candidate was guaranteed. The race was a two-way race between Wawzonek and Gaeleen MacPherson, one of only two such ballots. The NWT's 18th legislative assembly held the title of having the fewest women in leadership of any legislature in...

Yellowknife South: Caroline Wawzonek leading in two-woman race

October 1, 2019

NNSL Media - ...has a healthy early lead in the race for MLA of Yellowknife South. She received 328votes in the first two of nine polls to report in the riding. Gaeleen MacPherson, the only other candidate, had 146. In previous interviews Wawzonek said that she would want to complete a “360-degree” review of the...

3 ridings heading to recounts in tight Yellowknife races

October 1, 2019

CBC North - ...Glen Abernethy. Scott also ran in the 2011 election and was defeated. Testart unseated in Kam Lake In Yellowknife South, Caroline Wawzonek beat Gaeleen MacPherson. Wawzonek, a lawyer and former NWT Law Society president, had a substantial lead with 687 votes to MacPherson's 299. The women were vying for the...

Get off this website and go vote (but come back later)

October 1, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...make-up of the 19-member assembly. The NWT is guaranteed at least one female MLA as the race in Yellowknife South is a head-to-head contest between Gaeleen MacPherson and Caroline Wawzonek – only the second all-female ballot in history within the present-day NWT. This election sees the territory trying online...

Watch Live: NWT Election 2019 results expected after 8pm

October 1, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...make-up of the 19-member assembly. The NWT is guaranteed at least one female MLA as the race in Yellowknife South is a head-to-head contest between Gaeleen MacPherson and Caroline Wawzonek – only the second all-female ballot in history within the present-day NWT. This election sees the territory trying online...

NWT Election 2019: All of Cabin Radio’s candidate interviews

September 28, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...of his creative thinking - Calls himself a champion of mining, mineral exploration, and small business in the legislature Yellowknife South Gaeleen MacPherson – read our full interview Highlights: - Says her perspective is unique as an Indigenous, female, lifelong northerner employed as a mining...

Who’s winning the election sign war?

September 26, 2019

NNSL Media - ...votes. Her bid for a second term against newcomer Hughie Graham seems to be shaping up to be another nail-biter. Yellowknife South Signs counted Gaeleen MacPherson 29 Caroline Wawzonek 43 I was a bit surprised driving around Yk South. I live on the same street as Caroline Wawzonek and looking at all her...

‘An NWT treatment centre will fail. Focus on aftercare’

September 26, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...when they get back, it will fail," said Caroline Wawzonek. "That needs to be improved, and it needs to be meaningful, needs to have investment." Gaeleen MacPherson said: "If we have a local treatment centre [it will be] able to also ensure that we have aftercare programming that looks at partnerships outside of...

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