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Statement of condolence in response to Fort Smith tragedy

The Land and Water Boards of the Mackenzie Valley extend our deepest condolence to the residents of Fort Smith and all those connected to the recent aviation accident on Jan. 23. Our thoughts are with the families and friends of the victims, as well as our colleagues and partners working with the Diavik diamond mine. Our staff and Board members share in the sorrow of this tragedy and send peace, strength, and solace to all affected across the Northwest Territories during this challenging time.