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Tiny and mighty, with a dream

October 5, 2017

In her second year of the environmental technology program at Nunavut Arctic College, Anu Boucher is a young woman with a dream.

Boucher’s dream is to have her own camp, to get into the tourism industry. Read More

Tricks and treats postponed in Nunavut capital

October 31, 2017

Mother Nature is providing all the chills and thrills today.

With the announcement from the City of Iqaluit that it was shutting down the morning of Oct. 31, all human Halloween activities and celebrations were officially rescheduled to Nov. 1 in the capital. Read More

Arviat joins the circus

October 16, 2017

Many folks in Arviat were captivated by a world of performance art, skill and fantasy when the Iglulik-based Artcirq paid a visit to the community earlier this month. Read More

Decolonization will be long, expensive process

September 22, 2017

This week, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. presented a commissioned report detailing the lost wages from the territorial and federal governments’ failure to implement Article 23 of the Nunavut Agreement, which calls for government staffing ratios to match that of the population.
Nunavut is 84 per cent Inuit but Inuit make up only 50 per cent of Government of Nunavut employees. The federal government sits at only 41 per cent. Read More

ᐱᓐᖑᐊᖅ ᑲᔪᓯᓂᖓ ᐃᑲᔪᕐᓂᖃᖅᐳᑦ ᑭᒃᑯᑐᐃᓐᓇᕐᓂᒃ ᑲᔪᓯᖃᑕᐅᖁᓪᓗᒋᑦ

October 28, 2017

ᐱᓕᕆᔪᒻᒪᕆᐅᖃᑦᑕᖅᐳᑦ ᐱᓐᖑᐊᖅ, ᒥᑭᔪᖅ ᖃᕆᑕᐅᔭᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᖃᕆᑕᐅᔭᓂᒃ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑲᑉᐸᓂ ᐱᒋᐊᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᐸᖕᓂᖅᑑᒥ, ᐊᒻᒪ ᑕᐃᑲᖓᑦ ᐊᓪᓚᕕᖃᓕᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᕚᓐᑰᕙ, ᐳᕆᑎᔅᑲᓚᑉᐱᐊᒥ ᐊᒻᒪ ᓕᓐᓯ, ᐋᓐᑎᐅᕆᔪᒥ. Read More

ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓂᒃ ᐱᕈᖅᓴᐃᓂᖅ ᑲᔪᓯᕗᖅ ᕼᐋᑭᖅᑎᑦ Rock ᐱᓐᖑᐊᖅᑎᖏᑦ ᑐᕌᓐᑐᓕᐊᕐᓂᐊᓕᕐᒪᑕ

September 19, 2017

ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᖃᒡᓕᕙᓪᓕᐊᑐᐃᓐᓇᖅᐳᖅ Experiences Canadaᖑᓂᕋᖅᑕᐅᔪᖅ ᕼᐋᑭᖅᑎᑦ ᑭᐴᑎᖃᑦᑕᐅᑎᑎᑕᐅᓂᐊᖅᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥᐅᑦ Rankin Rock ᐋᑕᒻᑯᑦ ᐱᓐᖑᐊᖅᑎᖏᑦ ᐲᕖᒃᑯᓪᓗ ᐊᒻᒪᓄ ᑖᒃᑯᐊ Mimico Canadiens ᑐᕌᓐᑐᒥᐅᑦ. Read More

ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓱᖁᑎᒃᓴᕐᓂᐊᖏᓕᖅᐳᑦ ᑖᒃᑯᐊ ᐅᑉᓛᕈᒥᑕᑦ Corn Pops ᐊᑭᕋᖅᑐᖅᑎᑦᓯᖃᑦᑕᖅᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ

October 31, 2017

ᐃᓚᖏᑦ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᐃᓱᒪᖃᖅᐳᑦ ᐃᓅᓯᖅᐳᑦ ᐃᓚᖓᒍᑦ ᓱᓕ ᐃᒃᐱᒍᓱᖏᓗᐊᕐᒪᑕ. ᐃᒃᐱᒍᓱᑦᓯᐊᖅᐳᒍᑦ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ, ᑕᒪᒃᑯᐊ ᐊᑭᕋᖅᑐᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᕐᒪᑕ ᑯᐊᓐ ᐹᑉᔅ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐊᖓᔮᕐᓇᖅᑐᑦ ᓱᐴᖅᑐᒐᕐᓗᐃᑦ. Read More

ᐊᔪᖏᑦᓯᐊᖅᑐᑦ ᒪᒃᑯᒃᑐᑦ ᖃᑉᑎᕆᔨᑦ ᐊᖓᔪᖄᖏᑦ

October 31, 2017

ᑕᓪᓕᒪᑦ ᓕᐅ ᐅᓴᒃ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᐊᓛᖓᓂ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦ ᐱᑦᓯᐊᖅᑕᐅᔪᒻᒪᕆᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᖃᑉᑎᕆᔨᑦ ᐊᖓᔪᖄᖓᓐᓄᑦ ᒫᒃ ᕙᐃᐊᑦ, ᑲᑉᑎᓐ ᑲᐃᔪ ᓘ ᐊᒻᒪ ᔪᐊᔾ ᐊᒃᓴᒡᔪᐊᒃ, ᐊᒻᒪ ᓗᑕᓇᑦ ᑭᓕ ᖃᕐᕖᒃᑐᑦ ᒪᒃᑯᒃᑑᑉᓗᓂ ᐱᓕᕆᔪᖅ ᖃᑉᑎᕆᔨᓄᑦ ᐊᖓᔪᖄᖑᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᐊᑭᓕᖅᑐᒐᐅᖏᑦᖢᑎᒃ ᖃᑉᑎᕆᔨᓄᑦ ᐊᒃᑐᐱᕆ 25-ᖑᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ. Read More

ᐱᓐᖑᐊᖅᑐᓂ ᒥᐊᓂᖅᓯᔨᑦᓯᐊᕙᐅᓛᑦ

October 31, 2017

ᐊᒃᓱᕈᓚᐅᕐᓂᖏᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᒪᒃᑯᒃᑐᑦ ᓵᑯᖅᑎᖏᑦ ᐃᓕᑕᕆᔭᐅᔾᔪᐊᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᖕᓂ ᒐᕙᒪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐱᔨᑦᓯᕋᖅᑎᒃᑯᓪᓗ ᐃᖃᐃᓕᓴᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐱᓐᖑᐊᖅᑐᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᖏᑦᑕ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᑕᒫᖅᓯᐅᑎᖓᓂ ᐃᓕᑕᖅᓯᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᖕᓂ ᐊᒃᑐᐱᕆ 14-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ. Read More

ᒪᓕᒐᓕᐅᖅᑏᑦ ᓵᖓᖅᑐᑦ ᓄᑖᓄᑦ

November 4, 2017

ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᐃᓱᒪᒋᔭᒥᓂᒃ ᐅᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᓯᔩᔪᒪᓂᖏᑦ ᓇᓗᓇᖏᑦᑎᐊᖅᖢᑎᒃ. ᕿᓚᓈᕆᔭᖃᕋᑦᑕ ᓄᑖᓂᒃ ᒪᓕᒐᓕᐅᖅᑎᖃᓕᕈᑦᑕ ᑖᒃᑯᐊ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᕆᓚᐅᖅᑕᒥᓂᒃ ᐋᕿᒋᐊᖅᓯᓂᐊᕐᓂᕋᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᑲᔪᓯᑎᑦᑎᔪᓐᓇᕐᓂᐊᖅᐳᑦ ᓂᕈᐊᒐᒃᓴᐅᓪᓗᑎᒃ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᔭᓚᐅᖅᑕᒥᓂᒃ ᐃᒪᐃᓐᓂᐊᕐᓂᕋᖅᖢᑎᒃ. Read More

Feds join TB fight

October 15, 2017

Eliminating the extreme and disproportionate rate of tuberculosis (TB) among Inuit in Canada is the goal of a new task force announced in early October by Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott. Read More

Nunavut is a land of opportunity

October 15, 2017

The most popular story on our new website, nunavutnews.com, has so far been last week’s profile on Anu Boucher, the young environmental technology student who has a dream of launching her own outfitting business back home in Rankin Inlet.

Hers is a dream that brings together youthful hopes with the vision of a business opportunity in a location that has promise. She has a real shot at this. Much as fashion designer Victoria Kakuktinniq, also of Rankin Inlet, has grown her business from sales on Facebook into a shop in Iqaluit. A mix of skill, tenacity, and demand for her product have brought her dream to life. Read More