Jackie Jacobson

Jackie Jacobson

Phone: (867) 977-2557

Jackie Jacobson

Candidate in the Nunakput All Ridings race.

Jackie can be reached at jackiejacobson1@hotmail.com, or by calling (867) 977-2557.

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Airline merger creating ‘dire’ situation for Beaufort Delta passengers, says MLA

December 11, 2019

CBC North - ...communities is calling on airlines in the Beaufort Delta to provide more frequent flights out of his region. In the last two months, Nunakput MLA Jackie Jacobson has flown seven round trips between Inuvik and Yellowknife. In the legislature Tuesday, he said he's constantly running into constituents who've...

Here’s who will be in Caroline Cochrane’s NWT cabinet

October 24, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...Yellowknife districts in Range Lake and Yellowknife South respectively. MLAs from northern districts seeking cabinet positions were Chinna (Sahtu), Jackie Jacobson (Nunakput), and Thom (Inuvik Boot Lake). In a surprise, Inuvik Twin Lakes' Lesa Semmler did not put her name forward. Monfwi MLA Jackson Lafferty,...

Cochrane elected NWT Premier on third ballot

October 24, 2019

CKLB 101.9 - ...the Premier. So far those standing for election to the executive are: Sahtu MLA Paulie Chinna, Inuvik Boot Lake MLA Diane Thom, and Nunakput MLA Jackie Jacobson. Two of them will represent the northern portion of the territory. In the running for the two Yellowknife seats are: Frame Lake MLA Kevin...

11 candidates seek election to N.W.T. cabinet

October 24, 2019

CBC North - ...ministers will come from northern ridings, two from southern ridings, and two from Yellowknife. From the north, Diane Thom (Inuvik Boot Lake), Jackie Jacobson (Nunakput), and Paulie Chinna (Sahtu) nominated themselves for a seat in cabinet. From the south, Ronald Bonnetrouge (Deh Cho) and Shane Thompson...

Caroline Cochrane becomes Canada’s only female premier

October 24, 2019

NNSL Media - ...Julie Green, and Yellowknife South’s Caroline Wawzonek. The northern candidates are Diane Thom of Inuvik Boot Lake, Paulie Chinna of Sahtu, and Jackie Jacobson of Nunakput. In the south, Nanehdeh’s Shane Thompson, Thebacha’s Frieda Martselos, Hay River North’s RJ Simpson, and Deh Cho’s Ronald...

New MLAs report to leg

October 12, 2019

NNSL Media - ...among almost every MLA, including incoming ones to the 19th assembly. The housing issues that we have in our riding, is a big theme,” said Jackie Jacobson, MLA for Nunakput. “We have young families that are growing. I had 24 (school) graduates this year in Tuktoyaktuk. Where are they going to go,...

MLAs eager to get to work in 19th Legislative Assembly

October 12, 2019

CKLB 101.9 - ...Diane Thom, MLA for Inuvik Boot Lake, being sworn in by NWT Commissioner Margaret Thom. (Francis Tessier-Burns/CKLB). Nunakput MLA Jackie Jacobson got to meet one of Jackson Lafferty's, MLA for Monfwi, youngest supporters. (Francis Tessier-Burns/CKLB). Yellowknife South MLA Caroline Wawzonek...

N.W.T. swears in historic new gender-balanced assembly

October 11, 2019

CBC North - ...Friday morning, most struck an optimistic note about the next four years in government. "Everything's been going good this whole week," said Jackie Jacobson, MLA for Nunakput, defeated in 2015 but re-elected on Oct. 1. "I think we've got a really good group of 19 members that really want change and want...

Two-thirds of northerners ‘oppose offshore oil and gas’ – WWF

October 11, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...consultation" and called for "a concerted effort to encourage resource development." Full transcript: MLAs-elect set out their visions for the NWT Jackie Jacobson of Nunakput, another district with a clear interest in oil and gas, said the moratorium "is hurting our communities and the whole delta." He added:...

NWT’s new politicians begin setting out vision for years ahead

October 9, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...fix this." Thompson joined Rocky Simpson in questioning whether northern contractors were receiving enough work compared to southern competitors. Jackie Jacobson, returning to politics in Nunakput after a four-year absence, echoed Semmler's words when he said: "Social passing has to stop." Flitting between...

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