North needs partner in Ottawa to spur development

The North is markedly different than the rest of Canada, and achieving success for NWT residents requires recognition of the unique circumstances we face.

The Northwest Territories has abundant natural resources that if developed responsibly could "fuel economic growth" for the region and the entire country, says Premier Bob McLeod. Pictured: A large former gold mine near Yellowknife, the territory's capital. Wikimedia photo by WinterCity296

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, June 8, 2016 12:00 AM

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