A spokesperson for the Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority says 3,000 spit tests have been ordered. They’ll be available for young children, or for people who can’t have a standard swab done.
More than a decade after her remains were discovered in a wooded area in Pilot Mountain, north of Whitehorse, RCMP in Yukon said they're still "actively" investigating Angel Carlick's death. It comes as a CBC podcast begins investigating the case.
Northwest Territories residents in the Monfwi constituency will vote on who will replace Jackson Lafferty as the riding's MLA. The riding includes Behchokǫ̀, Whatì, Wekweètì and Gamètì.
Another 28 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Yukon, and the territory's chief medical officer is warning of "clusters of cases" now in Watson Lake.