Robert Hawkins

Robert Hawkins

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Robert Hawkins

Candidate in the Yellowknife Centre Yellowknife race.

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What your new MLAs say they want for the Northwest Territories

November 28, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...need this income to keep food on the table and pay their bills. Why aren’t we supporting their efforts to rebuild by contracting them directly? Robert Hawkins, Yellowknife Centre The state of the economy is a real concern and it may rise above many other issues for some. However, for others there are...

When the Heart Says No: How does Premier Simpson sound?

November 28, 2023

NNSL Media - ...seem better qualified. Yellowknife ministers Caroline Wawzonek: as I said above, I would be very surprised if she did not return as a minister. Robert Hawkins has three terms of experience and he has worked with the John Howard Society for the last seven years. He lived in Fort Simpson for 10 years and...

20th Legislative Assembly Officially Sworn In

November 24, 2023

My Yellow Knife Now - ... – 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 Morgan for Yellowknife North. - Advertisement - Caroline Wawzonek for Yellokwnife South, Jane Armstrong...

Meet the NWT premier and cabinet you told us you want

November 20, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...names selected most for cabinet in our survey are: Caroline Wawzonek RJ Simpson Caitlin Cleveland Lesa Semmler Shane Thompson Shauna Morgan Robert Hawkins But it’s not as simple as that. Two important factors are the geographical distribution of cabinet members and whether the lineup changes...

There’s a line forming to be in the next NWT cabinet

November 17, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...and told Cabin Radio she would be “honoured to be picked” for a role in cabinet, given her experience as an MLA returning for a second term. Robert Hawkins said he was interested in a cabinet role, as did Caitlin Cleveland, Danny McNeely, Jay Macdonald, Richard Edjericon and Caroline Wawzonek, who is...

Yellowknife’s new MLAs make their first group appearance

November 16, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...Julian Morse, Shauna Morgan and Kate Reid, as well as Kieron Testart, who was restored to territorial politics this week after four years away. Robert Hawkins, similarly triumphant after eight years out of office, wasn’t present. He said earlier he would be in Behchokǫ̀ for the day. Caroline Wawzonek...

Election 2023: Residents vote for change as seven incumbents ousted

November 15, 2023

CKLB 101.9 - ...Mayor of Fort Smith Jay MacDonald. Also returning are several 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;...

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

November 15, 2023

CBC North - 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 contacted both Hawkins and Wawzonek, who have...

Unofficial Election Results Provided by Elections NWT

November 15, 2023

My Yellow Knife Now - ...95 Jay MacDonald 483 Frieda Martselos 416 Tu Nedhe-Wiilideh: Nadine Delorme 33 Richard Edjericon 221 Yellowknife Centre: Ambe Chenemu 225 Robert Hawkins 333 Matt Spence 243 - Advertisement - Yellowknife North: Jon Howe 54 Shauna Morgan 734 Bruce Valpy 350 Three candidates ran unopposed in...

Key takeaways from the 2023 N.W.T. election

November 15, 2023

CBC North - ...McNeely in Sahtu and Kieron Testart in Range Lake both served in the 18th Legislative Assembly, but weren't re-elected in the 2019 general election. Robert Hawkins returns as the MLA for Yellowknife Centre after being defeated by Julie Green in 2015. And the acclaimed ridings — Kam Lake, Monfwi and...

Testart and Hawkins back as MLAs, Morse and Reid win tight races

November 15, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...Morse, Kate Reid, Kieron Testart, Robert Hawkins and Shauna Morgan will join Caitlin Cleveland and Caroline Wawzonek as Yellowknife’s latest set of MLAs. Morse and Morgan are former city councillors. Reid was president of the YWCA NWT and a union local. Testart and Hawkins are each ex-MLAs making...

What happened in the NWT election? Get a quick summary

November 15, 2023

Cabin Radio - ...Stuart Wray on 169. But this year, unusually, no races required a judicial recount. Comfortable wins included Shauna Morgan in Yellowknife North, Robert Hawkins in Yellowknife Centre, Kieron Testart in Range Lake, Lucy Kuptana in Nunakput, Richard Edjericon in Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh and Lesa Semmler in Inuvik...

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 - the MLA-elect for Thebacha. (Carla Ulrich/CBC) In Frame Lake, Julian Morse is the MLA-elect after narrowly defeating four other candidates. Robert Hawkins is the projected winner in Yellowknife Centre, where he defeated two other candidates. Outside of Yellowknife, in Nunakput, Lucy Kuptana defeated...

Yellowknife candidates talk housing, cost-of-living at non-profit election forum

November 3, 2023

CBC North - ...was spent on the nitty-gritty of how the territory worked with non-profits. Many candidates — including Caitlin Cleveland, Shauna Morgan, and Robert Hawkins — emphasized the need to streamline the funding process for non-profits. Others focused on the need to make more multi-year funding available. ...