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  • Two charged with possessing proceeds of crime following Hay River RCMP investigation
    by Ethan Butterfield on June 27, 2022 at 6:20 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    Hay River RCMP have charged two people following the execution of a pair of search warrants in the town during the early morning hours of Monday, June 13. The post Two charged with possessing proceeds of crime following Hay River RCMP investigation appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Hay River family reunites and surveys flood damage
    by Anna J. James on June 15, 2022 at 9:30 am in News, Hay River Hub

    Lost over $10,000 of household items but grateful they still have each other The post Hay River family reunites and surveys flood damage appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Carfentanil detected in Hay River
    by Ethan Butterfield on June 6, 2022 at 7:30 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    The deadly opioid carfentanil has been found in Hay River, prompting the NWT chief public health officer to issue a public health advisory regarding the dangers associated with illicit drugs. The post Carfentanil detected in Hay River appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Hay River Soaring Eagle Friendship Centre to host free meal service May 25
    by Anna J. James on May 24, 2022 at 2:00 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    The Soaring Eagle Friendship Centre (SEFC) is opening its doors for a free breakfast, lunch and dinner service on Wednesday, May 25. The post Hay River Soaring Eagle Friendship Centre to host free meal service May 25 appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Hay River Ski Club tackles trail damage without government help
    by Anna J. James on May 24, 2022 at 12:00 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    ‘We’re basically on our own to reclaim our trails’ said trail supervisor The post Hay River Ski Club tackles trail damage without government help appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Water service from Lift Station #1 now operational
    by Anna J. James on May 23, 2022 at 10:30 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    First major step in town’s ‘long, long recovery phase’ The post Water service from Lift Station #1 now operational appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Sewer system still out as Hay River starts ‘long, long recovery’
    by Anna J. James on May 23, 2022 at 6:00 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    Hay River is in a state of recovery, the town’s senior administrative officer Glenn Smith said, May 22. The post Sewer system still out as Hay River starts ‘long, long recovery’ appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Hay River Hub May 18, 2022 edition
    by NNSL Media on May 18, 2022 at 6:02 am in PDF Downloads, Hay River Hub

    PDFs can only be viewed by subscribers. If you are already a paid subscriber log in to view PDFs. If you need a subscription get a Digital Newspaper Yearly Subscription or Digital Newspaper Monthly Subscription The post Hay River Hub May 18, 2022 edition appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • ‘We cannot be a communist state’ on relocating communities
    by NNSL Media on May 16, 2022 at 7:30 am in News, Hay River Hub

    Questions over the long-time viability of NWT communities following major natural disaster events in the Northwest Territories will mostly be left up to municipalities and individuals, GNWT officials said this week. The post ‘We cannot be a communist state’ on relocating communities appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • KFN Chief denied entry at muncipal checkpoint
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 16, 2022 at 7:30 am in News, Hay River Hub

    Chief April Martel of the K’atlodeeche First Nation says she was denied entry to the Town of Hay River on May 13 despite trying to pick up goods and supplies to help clean up her reserve. The post KFN Chief denied entry at muncipal checkpoint appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Hay River health centre now providing emergency services
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 13, 2022 at 2:00 pm in News, Hay River Hub, NWT News/North

    The Hay River Health and Social Services Authority will now be providing emergency services only following flood evacuation of the community early Thursday morning. The post Hay River health centre now providing emergency services appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Water levels increase 1.7 metres over three days
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 12, 2022 at 4:14 pm in News, Hay River Hub, NWT News/North

    Hay River water levels near the Hay River gauge increased by about 1.7 metres over the past three days and remain extremely volatile, according to a notice from the GNWT Department of Environment and Natural Resources, May 12. The post Water levels increase 1.7 metres over three days appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Residents express worry over flood damage as water levels rise
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 11, 2022 at 8:05 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    Residents packed the Aurora Ford Arena Tuesday night in the first major public meeting held by the Town of Hay River since major flooding began late last week. The post Residents express worry over flood damage as water levels rise appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Highway 2 to Vale Island closing Wednesday night
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 11, 2022 at 7:00 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    The Town of Hay River reported that the main route into Vale Island will be accessible starting Wednesday evening. The post Highway 2 to Vale Island closing Wednesday night appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Big Lake and Eatery to get new owner
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 11, 2022 at 9:00 am in News, Hay River Hub

    The Big Lake Eatery and Cafe in downtown Hay River officially closed May 7 but new owners will be taking over the establishment to give it a brand new look and feel. The post Big Lake and Eatery to get new owner appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • ‘Get off the island’ mayor appeals to residents
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 11, 2022 at 7:30 am in News, Hay River Hub

    Mayor Kandis Jameson made yet another strong appeal for residents to leave their residences on Vale Island as floodwaters continued breaching the river and into the community, but at least a few appeared to be defying those orders. The post ‘Get off the island’ mayor appeals to residents appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Hay River Hub – May 11, 2022 edition
    by NNSL News on May 11, 2022 at 6:01 am in Hay River Hub, PDF Downloads, pdf, pdf download

    PDFs can only be viewed by subscribers. If you are already a paid subscriber log in to view PDFs. If you need a subscription get a Digital Newspaper Yearly Subscription or Digital Newspaper Monthly Subscription The post Hay River Hub – May 11, 2022 edition appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Four horses rescued from Paradise Gardens flooding
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 10, 2022 at 8:30 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    A therapeutic horse riding business planned for launch this month will now have to be put on hold following a dramatic evacuation of livestock from Paradise Gardens over the weekend. The post Four horses rescued from Paradise Gardens flooding appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Hay River turns out in the hundreds for Red Dress Day
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 10, 2022 at 2:45 pm in News, Hay River Hub

    More than 100 people made it out to the Red Dress Day march through the streets of Hay River on May 5 to honour missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. The post Hay River turns out in the hundreds for Red Dress Day appeared first on NNSL Media.

  • Jill Morse hired as Hay River’s new tourism coordinator
    by Simon Whitehouse on May 10, 2022 at 11:00 am in News, Hay River Hub

    Jill Morse has secured her dream job. The post Jill Morse hired as Hay River’s new tourism coordinator appeared first on NNSL Media.