Pipeline in Northwest Territories needs to be replaced: Grand Chief

In the Northwest Territories government inspectors are ordering a full engineering assessment of a troubled northern pipeline.

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In the Northwest Territories government inspectors are ordering a full engineering assessment of a troubled northern pipeline.

The pipeline has sprung several leaks in the past two months.

Now Grand Chief Herb Norwegian is saying the 870 kilometre line needs to be replaced.

APTN’s Wayne Rivers has the story.

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