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Rankin sees Internet service, cell service and mail from Canada Post down for the...

The modern age of communication has been badly interrupted by spotty and undependable Internet and cell services to Rankin Inlet during the past few months. The community also saw its Canada Post outlet forced to...
Northwestel customers in Yellowknife and surrounding areas had a 'major' disruption in services on May 8. NNSL file photo

RCMP investigating Northwestel service outages

After internet and cellphone service went out in Yellowknife and surrounding communities for most of Saturday, Northwestel is confirming the RCMP is investigating. "The outage was due to damage to fibre infrastructure leading into Yellowknife,"...
Northwestel customers in Yellowknife and surrounding areas had a 'major' disruption in services on May 8. NNSL file photo

Northwestel to bring high-speed Internet to Hay River

Hay River could soon have some of the best Internet service across Canada's three territories. Northwestel, one of the largest Internet providers in the North, is in the process of replacing ageing infrastructure with...

Northwestel to reimburse Rankin customers for extended outages

Northwestel plans to reimburse Rankin Inlet customers who have been experiencing extended service outages over the past few months. Customers have been complaining about periodic outages in cell and Internet connectivity, which have lasted anywhere...
Imran Khan, back left, director with NorthwesTel and John MacDonald, back right, assistant deputy Minister of Education, Culture and Employment, awarded Mildred Hall School with the Emerald Award on Thursday for their efforts in phone book recycling. Back row, from the left, Dominik Mandeville, Matias Gannon, Koray Gannon, Kaylem Lafferty-Lermo, Lawson Liske-Nayally, Chace Mantla, Darin Catholique. Front row, from the left, Taveon Liske-Nayally, Ry'den Kakfwi Lennie, Kurtis Kimisana, Brycen Apples, Holland Van Overliw, Kaize Roach-Ashoona, Celestia O'Brien, Logan Neill-Sudlovenick. Brett McGarry / NNSL photo

Mildred Hall recognized for phone book recycling

Mildred Hall School has been recognized by NorthwesTel for their efforts in collecting 867 phone books to be recycled. MHS students put themselves above other schools by collecting the highest ratio of books to students...
Northwestel customers in Yellowknife and surrounding areas had a 'major' disruption in services on May 8. NNSL file photo

Damaged fibre optic line blamed for ‘major disruption’ in service

Damage to a fibre optics line leading to Yellowknife is being blamed for last night's 'major disruption' in telecommunication services in the city and surrounding areas. According to an early Thursday morning news release, service...
Brett McGarry/NNSL photo. Darrell Chocolate, a local artist was selected to be on the cover of the NorthwesTel phone book. Chocolate painted a landscape of Great Slave lake in the fall.

Sweet success for artist

Darrell Chocolate's painting, Serene Fall Season, has been selected to be featured on the cover of NorthwesTel's NWT phone directory for the coming year. Chocolate, originally from Gameti and now Yellowknife resident of 13 years,...