Government of Yukon

Government of Yukon
Government of the Northwest Territories

Government of the Northwest Territories
Government of Nunavut

Government of Nunavut

April 26, 2016 17:26 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE: Territorial Premiers to Meet for Northern Premiers' Forum

WHITEHORSE, YUKON--(Marketwired - April 26, 2016) - This document corrects and replaces the release sent at 3:03 PM ET on April 26th. The location of the community lunch on Friday, April 29 has been changed. The complete and corrected release follows.

Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski, Northwest Territories Premier Robert R. McLeod and Nunavut Premier Peter Taptuna will meet in Dawson and Old Crow April 28 and 29 for the Northern Premiers' Forum.

Media are invited to attend the following events.

When: Thursday, April 28
1 p.m. PDT
What: Northern premiers will be introduced to the legislature.
Where: Yukon Legislative Assembly
2071 Second Avenue
Whitehorse
When: Thursday, April 28
5 p.m. PDT
What: Photo opportunity with the three premiers followed by a media availability with Premier Pasloski, chair of the Northern Premiers' Forum.
Where: Riverside picnic structure
Front Street at Princess Street
Dawson
When: Thursday, April 28
8 p.m. PDT
What: Premier Pasloski will speak at the Yukon School of Visual Arts year-end exhibition and reception. Photo opportunities will be available. (Note: reception starts at 7:30 p.m.)
Where: SOVA Gallery
Corner of Third Avenue and Queen Street
Dawson
When: Friday, April 29
12 p.m. PDT
What: Media are invited to attend a community lunch.
Where: Community Centre
Old Crow
When: Friday, April 29
3 p.m. PDT
What: News conference with the northern premiers. Premiers will make a joint science-related announcement and discuss outcomes of their meeting.
Where: Chief Zzeh Gittlit School foyer
Old Crow
Call-in: 1-866-428-1156
Passcode: 876352
When: Friday, April 29
3:30 p.m. PDT
What: Media are invited to attend a community event.
Where: John Tizya Centre
Old Crow

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