NWT Highway 3 closed at Fort providence

A barricade blocks off N.W.T. Highway 3 at Fort Providence on July 29 due to forest fires and smoky conditions affecting visibility. (CBC)

For the latest highway information:

Follow the Department of Transportation on Twitter: @GNWT_DOT

call 1-800-661-0750 or visit the department's website.

For general fire update information:

Visit the NWTfire website or visit the NWTfire Facebook page.

To report smoke or fire in the forest:

Call the Department of Environment and Natural Resources: 1-877-NWT-FIRE (1-877-698-3473)

For CBC reporter #NWTfire updates on Twitter:

Elizabeth McMillan, Hilary Bird, Shannon Scott and Robyn Burns are chasing the latest on the forest fire situation across the territory. 

Alyssa Mosher chases the latest every weekend.

Jacob Barker in our Hay River bureau will be following the fires in the South Slave.

​Christy Climenhaga is our meteorologist:

Allison Devereaux, host of our Trail's End afternoon show, and Loren McGinnis, host of our morning show, Trailbreaker, is will also be posting the latest.

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