GNWT not planning to offer airlift compensation

October 17, 2018 - Cambridge Bay/Kugluktuk

There will be no immediate help from the GNWT’s Department of Infrastructure for those who are without vehicles or for businesses that take on extra expense due to the airlift that is replacing sealift. Read More

Baker Lake mayor yet to step down

October 16, 2018 - Baker Lake

The mayor of Baker Lake is facing pressure to resign after he was charged with assault following a domestic disturbance last month.
Shawn Attungala, 44, was arrested and charged with one count of assault on Sept. 8, according to the RCMP. Read More

Teaching students to look, listen and learn

October 16, 2018 - Rankin Inlet

Members of the Rankin Inlet Volunteer Fire Department passed on their message of fire safety to students in Rankin Inlet to mark Fire Prevention Week in the community from Oct. 7 to 13. Read More

ᓂᕿᓕᐅᕐᓗᑎᑦ, ᒪᒪᑕᒡᓗᑎᑦ ᓂᕿᓂᑦ

October 15, 2018

ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᓯᕗᓂᒃᓴᕗᒻᒥ ᓯᓚᑦᑐᖅᓴᕐᕕᖕᒥ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑏᑦ ᓴᖅᑭᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᐅᑉ ᐃᒡᓗᖁᑎᓪᓗᐊᖓᓂ ᐋᑐᕚᒥ ᐱᔭᒃᓴᖃᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᐱᔭᕇᖅᓯᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓂᕆᕕᒡᔪᐊᓚᐅᖅᑳᕋᑎᒃ ᖁᔭᓕᓐᓇᐅᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᓂᕆᓂᐊᖅᑕᒥᓂᑦ ᐅᒃᑐᐱᕆ 8−ᒥ. Read More

Make a dish, enjoy a meal

October 15, 2018 - Ottawa

Nunavut Sivuniksavut college students showed up at the school’s main building in Ottawa with a task to complete before feasting on their Thanksgiving dinners on Oct. 8. NS staff purchased the ingredients for the occasion, but it was up to the students to volunteer to make a dish. Then everyone was welcome to enjoy the fruits of their labour. Read More

IN MY VIEW: Taking a temperature check

October 13, 2018 - Nunavut

In most cases, people who are going out on the land will do a quick check of the wind direction and the temperature. They get their supplies and fuel, notify someone where they are going, and off they go. They travel with anticipation of a good run with meat or furs to bring home. They also make sure their machines are in good running order with spare plugs, belt and maybe an extra ski just in case and all this is done for their safety and a successful trip. Read More