Range Lake

Most NWT premier hopefuls keep quiet on intentions

Of the four MLA-elects vying for the premier's chair, all but one are keeping their cards close to their chest. As the only returning minister to the legislative assembly, Range Lake MLA-elect Caroline Cochrane said...
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WATCH: Cochrane celebrates win in Range Lake

Caroline Cochrane is back in as Range Lake MLA after defeating challenger Hughie Graham following a close race Tuesday night. Cochrane, minister of Education, Culture and Employment and minister responsible for the Status of Women,...

Range Lake goes down to the wire

Incumbent Caroline Cochrane appears to have vanquished challenger Hughie Graham in Range Lake. With 10 of the district's 10 polls reporting, Cochrane has 439 votes to Hughie's 421. More to come.

CANDIDATE ANSWERS: Hughie Graham, Range Lake

Our editorial board has put together three questions for all MLA candidates and acclaimed members seeking public office as part of our coverage of the 2019 territorial election. Over the remainder of the campaign, we...

ELECTION NOTEBOOK: Week 1 – Two finish first week in ‘famous’ Wal-Mart riding

Both challenger Hughie Graham and incumbent Caroline Cochrane describe Range Lake as an electoral district that has a strong community, neighbourly feel. "I think it is unique in that we have a lot of single-family...

Frame Lake debate focuses on city homelessness

The two candidates vying to represent the Frame Lake constituency in the next legislative assembly concur – homelessness is out of control in downtown Yellowknife. The downtown situation was discussed at a candidates' forum hosted...

Hughie Graham plans to challenge Education Minister Caroline Cochrane in Range Lake

Hughie Graham, former president of the NWT Chamber of Commerce, plans to challenge cabinet minister Caroline Cochrane to be Range Lake MLA this fall, a Thursday news release announced. With a campaign centred on the...