Editorial: Old hospital gets new life

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The Issue: Aging population We Say: Respect our elders Canada will soon be known as the Great White North not for the snow but for the amount of grey hair seen on its residents. The population as a whole is aging as Baby Boomers turn into senior citizens at an increasing rate. It’s well known this will place a huge...
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Brendan Burke
As the Yellowknifer’s crime reporter, it’s my job to keep readers up to speed on all-things “cops and courts” related. From house fires and homicides to courtroom clashes, it’s my responsibility to be there - day or night, rain or shine. When I’m not at court gathering stories, I’m in the office, making calls to lawyers, emailing RCMP and tracking down sources. After hours, I rely on the public to let me know what’s happening and where. Entering my second winter in Yellowknife since leaving my hometown of Peterborough, Ont., in October 2017, everyday on this beat continues to be challenging, rewarding and fulfilling. Got a story? Call me at (867) 766-8288 or shoot me an email at editorial@nnsl.com.