GNWT will rebate full carbon tax to most residents, businesses

The Government of the Northwest Territories has released its planned “made in the North” approach to implementing carbon pricing in the territory. The plan, unveiled Wednesday, looks to balance the introduction of carbon pricing as an incentive to reduce greenhouse gas emissions with investments in initiatives that spur the use of renewable and cleaner fuels,...
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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