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March 10, 2020
Cabin Radio - A proposed new quarry to be constructed near Vee Lake cleared its first obstacle on Monday night as Yellowknife city councillors approved two bylaws related to land transfer. The bylaws authorize the City of Yellowknife to acquire land from the territorial government and then lease the same land to Det'on Cho Construction for the quarry. After that, Det'on Cho would have to seek a development permit – returning the process to councillors for further approval. "There is significant public concern from residents of Yellowknife," Silke said, presenting to council. Det'on Cho has pledged to widen the Vee Lake Road and carry out other safety measures if the project goes ahead.
March 10, 2020
CBC North - The Det'on Cho Corp. said it could provide jobs and profits for about 10 years. The proposed quarry, outlined in white, lies just within city limits off the Vee Lake road. He said Det'on Cho is prepared to go through a process of review and consultation before any rock is touched. Ryan Silke gathered almost 1,000 names on his petition against the proposed quarry. He also suggested city council come up with alternative locations for the Det'on Cho to use.
January 16, 2020
Cabin Radio - ...Al-Mahamud $4,036.25 Thebacha Denise Yuhas $3,916.71 Nahendeh Randal Sibbeston $3,382.77 Sahtu Wilfred McNeely Jr $3,287.83 Tu Nedhe-Wiilideh Paul Betsina $3,250.00 Inuvik Boot Lake Diane Thom $3,000.00 Mackenzie Delta Frederick Blake Jr* $2,553.81 Nahendeh Mike Drake $2,509.04 Inuvik Boot Lake Dez...
December 30, 2019
CBC North - ...alternative candidate. Dettah and N'dilo split between Rick Edjericon and Lila Fraser Erasmsus, while Norn's hometown of Fort Resolution preferred Paul Betsina in the end. None of the challengers counted more from a whole riding than the 131 votes Norn took from Łutsël K'é alone. Detailed turnout for...
October 1, 2019
NNSL Media - ...reporting on the NWT Elections website, Norn leads with 206 votes. Richard Edjericon with 130 placed second; Lila Erasmus took third with 117 votes. Paul Betsina has 103 votes. More to...
October 1, 2019
CBC North - ...and Lutsel K'e. Norn is a federal government employee and former RCMP officer. Nadine Delorme is an advocate, student and Sixties Scoop survivor. Paul Betsina is a Ndilo councillor. Lila Erasmus has worked for the territorial government and several Indigenous organizations. Richard Edjericon is a former...
September 28, 2019
Cabin Radio - ...from JK to the polytechnic university - Tells residents "I don't have any political baggage and I'll stand up for Fort Smith" Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh Paul Betsina – read our full interview Highlights: - Says leadership runs in his family, on both sides of Great Slave Lake and on Great Bear Lake - Argues...
NWT ELECTION 2019: Range Lake, Tu Nedhe-Wiilideh candidates debate Infrastructure spending, tourism and affordable housing
September 12, 2019
NNSL Media - ...only two of the five candidates for Tu Nedheh-Wiilideh attended the forum, former RCMP officer Steve Norn and manager at Det’on Cho Corporation Paul Betsina. Betsina promised a balanced approach to mining for improving the economy and ensuring there is adequate oversight to prevent future slumps in...
September 7, 2019
NNSL Media - ... Daniel McNeely (incumbent) Thebacha Don Jaque Frieda Martselos Louis Sebert (incumbent) Denise Yuhas Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh Lila Fraser Erasmus Paul Betsina Nadine Delorme Steve Norn Richard Edjericon Yellowknife North Rylund Johnson Jan Vallillee Cory Vanthuyne (incumbent) Yellowknife South ...