Iqaluit Humane Society receives grant

July 10, 2018 - Iqaluit

The Iqaluit Humane Society will be able to renovate its animal shelter in the capital thanks to an $11,900 grant from PetSmart Charities of Canada.

The society is in dire need of more and better organized space. Read More

Canada Day photo feature

July 9, 2018 - Nunavut

Across the territory, communities participated in a variety of events to celebrate Canada Day.

Residents gathered for barbecues, cake and bike decorating contests, and other festivities. Read More

Keeping our traditions alive

July 9, 2018 - Ikaluktutiak/Cambridge Bay

UBLUKKUT IKALUTUUTIAMIN. INUIN NAMAINNAKTUT. IKALIKIYUT KUVYALIKIYUTLU AUDLATTIYUTLU AKOLAILGOMILU PIFFILIUKTUT. AKHAYONNUAK KUVYALIKIYUK KOANA. NAMAINNAKTUK. HIKUILIKTUK HAMNA. NIPALIPAKMAN KAYAKTUGIAMI. NAMAINNAKTUT INUIN. NAMAKLUHI. TITIGAKNIAKPUNGA ILANI.

Good day from the island of the ice and dusty roads of Cambridge Bay. Read More

Translate Facebook app adds Inuktut on Nunavut Day

July 9, 2018 - Nunavut

Facebook in Inuktut? Yes, please.

The social media giant joined up with Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI) and Nunavut’s Inuit language authority Inuit Uqausinginnik Taiguusiliuqtiit (IUT) to launch the new translation app in time for Nunavut Day July 9. Read More

Representative workforce on the way, premier says

July 8, 2018 - Nunavut

Nunavut News approached Nunavut Agreement negotiator and former premier Paul Quassa, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. president Aluki Kotierk and newly elected premier Joe Savikataaq to pinpoint a specific area where the implementation of Nunavut Agreement has benefitted Inuit and, where there have been challenges to implementation, how have Inuit been affected. Read More

Working toward Nunavut Agreement fulfillment

July 8, 2018 - Nunavut

Nunavut News approached Nunavut Agreement negotiator and former premier Paul Quassa, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. president Aluki Kotierk and newly elected premier Joe Savikataaq to pinpoint a specific area where the implementation of Nunavut Agreement has benefitted Inuit and, where there have been challenges to implementation, how have Inuit been affected. Read More

Article 23 must be the great focus

July 8, 2018 - Nunavut

Nunavut News approached Nunavut Agreement negotiator and former premier Paul Quassa, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. president Aluki Kotierk and newly elected premier Joe Savikataaq to pinpoint a specific area where the implementation of Nunavut Agreement has benefitted Inuit and, where there have been challenges to implementation, how have Inuit been affected. Read More

The Broad Street Bullies live! … in the Philippines

July 8, 2018 - NWT/Nunavut

A homeowner in California was getting ready to dip into his hot tub, margarita in tow, on June 29 when a brown bear decided to cut in line. Mark Hough is the homeowner and watched as the bear helped himself to the warm water and the frosty beverage by knocking over the glass and lapping it up. It’s hot this time of year in California, don’t you know. I don’t blame the bear one bit. Read More

COLUMN: Breaking traffic bylaws risks lives

July 6, 2018 - Kivalliq

by Cody Punter

Summertime in the Kivalliq wouldn’t be the same without the low rumble of Hondas zipping around town. There is a good reason for this: the all-terrain machines are much cheaper and more efficient than cars, which allows people to get around town quickly, and they also have the ability to handle the tougher terrain where hunters, fishers and lovers of the land like to travel on a daily basis. Read More

Happy early 20th, Nunavut

July 5, 2018 - Panniqtuuq/Pangnirtung

The work of Pangnirtung artist Andrew Qappik is featured on a new collectible coin minted from gold mined in Nunavut in advance of the territory’s 20th anniversary next year. Read More

Grilling up a gathering in Kugaaruk

July 5, 2018 - Kugaaruk

Aboriginal Day celebrations spilled over into June 22 in Kugaaruk. A community barbecue was held that Friday afternoon, bringing community members together to socialize while enjoying hotdogs. Read More

ᐊᔪᖅᓯᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᐊᖑᓇᓱᒃᑎᑦ ᓴᐳᔾᔭᐅᕗᑦ ᐊᑖᑕᐅᑉ ᐅᓪᓗᖓᓂ

July 5, 2018 - Kivalliq

by Cody Punter

ᑯᕆᔅ ᔫᓐᔅ ᐊᒻᒪ ᕋᐃᔭᓐ ᑰᓕᑦ ᐊᐅᓪᓚᕋᒥᒃ ᐊᖑᓇᓱᒋᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑎᑭᕋᕐᔪᐊᒥ 18-ᓂ ᐃᓯᒐᓪᓗᐊᓂ ᑕᑭᓂᓕᖕᒥ ᓴᕕᕋᔭᖕᒥ ᐅᒥᐊᖓᓐᓄᑦ ᖃᔅᓯᐊᕐᔪᖕᓂ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ, ᓯᕿᓐᓂᑦᑎᐊᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐅᖅᓱᐊᑦᑎᐊᖅᖢᓂ. Read More