Northwest Territories

Sex

What It’s Like Being in a Sex Club in Canada’s North

Welcome to Yellowknife, where everyone knows your kink.
Jessica Davey-Quantick
1.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Arrested For Smuggling Cocaine In Timbits Box

This is a very Canadian story.
Mack Lamoureux
11.16.18
weed legalization

Here’s How the Provinces Are Preparing for Weed Legalization

Justin Trudeau is leaving a lot of the hard work of legal weed to the provinces. So we asked what they will do.
Manisha Krishnan
5.19.17
crime

A Northern Politician Confessed, Then Pleaded Not Guilty, to a Drunk Driving Charge

Hay River Councillor Keith Dohey has officially been acquitted of a crime for which he pledged to take "full responsibility."
Sarah Berman
5.4.17
News

How a Convicted Abuser Got Re-elected and Defended a NWT Anti-Violence Program

'A New Day' counselling, which focuses on healing intergenerational trauma in men, could see all of its funding cut December 31. Twice-convicted of assault, Deh Cho MLA and residential school survivor Michael Nadli knows the program first-hand.
Sarah Berman
11.6.16
Culture

Canada’s Last Reindeer Herder Is Quitting and Replacing Him Is Almost Impossible

As Indigenous reindeer herders die out, filling their shoes will be increasingly difficult, putting Canada's Inuit people at risk.
Savannah Scott
5.3.16
News

Northwest Territories Police Took a 13-Year-Old Sexual Assault Victim to Jail

In ruling, judge says girl wasn't taken to hospital or offered any support.
Sarah Berman
3.30.16
Culture

We Went to a Rave in a Giant Snow Castle in Canada’s Far North

There was an ice slide.
Cody Punter
3.29.16
Stuff

One Day in a Northwest Territories Court Tells You Everything You Need to Know About a Broken System

We spent an entire day in Yellowknife's Courtroom 2, where facing charges for alcohol-fueled violence and stealing $300 worth of meat are the least of the problems.
Cody Punter
2.3.16
Stuff

This Sunday, VICE on City Presents: Shroom Boom (or Bust)

VICE host Adam Gollner heads on a road trip to the remote wilderness of Canada's Northwest Territories to meet the international characters who have dropped everything to try and strike it rich picking the mysterious morel mushroom—an ingredient...
VICE Staff
1.20.16
News

Two Inmates Overdosed at a Yellowknife Prison But Authorities Don’t Know on What

The prison, which houses around 150 federal and provincial offenders, doesn't have a history of overdoses.
Jake Kivanc
12.3.15
News

NWT Cable Company Outs Names of Customers With Overdue Bills Over Facebook

The company argues it is both legal and an effective strategy in collecting unpaid money.
Jake Kivanc
12.2.15
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