For over 60 years, Northwestel has served the largest operating area in the Western hemisphere and played a large hand in transforming communications in Northern Canada. A communications & entertainment leader, Northwestel delivers a broad range of telecommunications solutions & television services to a population of 110,000 northern Canadians in 96 communities scattered throughout the Yukon, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, northern British Columbia and Alberta.
Northwestel’s operations include local telephone services; long distance communications by microwave radio, fibre optic cable and satellite; cable television, and advanced data communications, including High Speed Internet in many parts of our operating area.
Northwestel has been major sponsor of Sport North since 2006 and has actively supported our programs including the multi-sport games (i.e. Arctic Winter Games, Canada Games and NWT Games). Northwestel is proud to be associated with sport and healthy, active living for residents of the Northwest Territories.