Robert Hawkins

Candidate in the Kam Lake Yellowknife race.

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Robert Hawkins announces he’ll run again this fall

August 5, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...going in the wrong direction,” Robert Hawkins declared as the three-time MLA made public his campaign for a return to the legislature this fall. Hawkins was the MLA for Yellowknife Centre from 2003 to 2015, when he was defeated by now-incumbent Julie Green in a two-way contest. This year, Ambe...

In pictures: Yellowknife’s 2023 Canada Day parade

July 1, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...(notably not the greenest building in the photo). Ollie Williams/Cabin Radio Alexandrea Malakoe hands out treats. Ollie Williams/Cabin Radio Robert Hawkins. Ollie Williams/Cabin Radio The Marks family. Ollie Williams/Cabin Radio Amelia Washburn. Ollie Williams/Cabin Radio From left: Amanda Washburn,...

Justice non-profit says it wasn’t paid by GNWT for six years

June 13, 2023

Cabin Radio - its own legislation, the territory’s Department of Justice is mandated to provide this kind of programming by hiring third-party agencies. But Robert Hawkins, executive director of the John Howard Society NWT, says the Government of the Northwest Territories hasn’t been following its own rules. For a...

NWT may return to civil legislation to take on drug dealers

February 10, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...years since, MLAs have occasionally returned to Scan’s promise of a new way to tackle drug dealers. In 2010, for example, Yellowknife Centre MLA Robert Hawkins called for a return to Scan, calling it an “empowerment of the community [that] allows steps for our officials to go in and put pressure on those...

How NWT election candidates raised and spent their money

January 16, 2020

Cabin Radio - of any unsuccessful candidate. He raised $16,700 on the way to defeat by O'Reilly in Yellowknife's Frame Lake district. Kieron Testart and Robert Hawkins each raised around $15,000 in Kam Lake but were defeated by Caitlin Cleveland, who raised a little under $10,000. In 10 of the 16 districts where...

KAM LAKE: incumbent Testart is out, Cleveland is in

October 1, 2019

NNSL Media - ...MLA for Kam Lake, ousting incumbent Kieron Testart. Cleveland, an entrepreneur and policy analyst, received 262 votes, 38 more than runner-up Robert Hawkins, who pulled in a total of 224. Cleveland and Hawkins were followed by Testart, with 220 votes, and Rommel Silverio, who garnered 125 votes from Kam...

3 ridings heading to recounts in tight Yellowknife races

October 1, 2019

CBC North - ...—@rjgleeson Kieron Testart lost his seat in Kam Lake to newcomer Caitlin Cleveland. Cleveland received 262 votes. Former MLA Robert Hawkins, who lost his seat in the 2015 election, came in second with 224 votes. "I'm really looking forward to sitting down with everyone and establishing...

It’s Election Day: where to vote and celebrate with your candidates

October 1, 2019

NNSL Media - ...for where each candidate will be celebrating tonight’s results. Caitlin Cleveland will be at her home celebrating her husband’s birthday and Robert Hawkins did no get back to NNSL before press time.  Election results will be coming in after 8 p.m. Keep NNSL open in your browser for up to date...

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

September 28, 2019

Cabin Radio - On this page, find out more about each candidate and read full interviews to help you decide who gets your vote. At 8pm, Cabin Radio's rolling video coverage of the election results will begin via Facebook Live and simulcast on our live stream. She was not able to make herself available for a Cabin Radio interview. She was not able to make herself available for a Cabin Radio interview. A Cabin Radio interview with Holly could not be published.

Who’s winning the election sign war?

September 26, 2019

NNSL Media - ...see your sign it’s because I couldn’t see it. Now on to the results. Kam Lake Signs counted Abdullah Al-Mahamud 17 Caitlin Cleveland 33 Robert Hawkins 15 Rommel Silverio 25 Kieron Testart 34 Cherish Winsor 4 This one is a squeaker. Caitlin Cleveland dominated the sign count through Grace Lake...

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