May 27 – On-the-Land Contest


WINNER: Mosesee Duval
Meekai Duval with a polar bear cub we spotted while on our way to go Iqalugaarjuk to go fishing.

ᓵᓚᒃᓴᖅᑐᖅ: ᒨᓯᓯ ᑐᕚᓪ
ᒦᑲᐃ ᑐᕚᓪ ᐊᑎᖅᑕᓕᖕᒥ ᑕᑯᓚᐅᖅᑕᑦᑎᓐᓂ ᐃᖃᓗᒑᕐᔪᓕᐊᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᑎᓪᓗᑕ ᐃᖃᓪᓕᐊᕆᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ.

Annie Haqpi Amarook
Baker Lake
This is my son Vladimir Qilluq Haqpi, 11. He caught his first caribou at Uyaratsaat near Baker Lake September 1, 2018.

ᐋᓂ ᕼᐊᖅᐱ ᐊᒪᕈᖅ
ᐅᓇ ᐃᕐᓂᕋ ᕝᓛᑎᒥᐅᕐ ᕿᓪᓗᖅ ᕼᐊᖅᐱ, 11. ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐹᖓᓂ ᑐᒃᑐᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐅᔭᕋᑦᓵᕐᒥ ᖃᒪᓂᑦᑐᐊᖅ ᖃᓂᒋᔭᖓᓂ ᓯᑎᐱᕆ 1, 2018-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ.



Sagar Chhabra
April 19, just outside city of Iqaluit.

ᓴᒑᕐ ᓴᑉᕋ
ᐊᐃᑉᕆᓕ 19, ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ᓯᓚᑎᑦᑎᐊᖓᓂ.


Sam Shamee
My cousin Zack-Logan looking for caribou outside of Arviat.

ᓵᒻ ᓴᒦ
ᐃᓪᓗᕋ ᓵᒃ-ᓘᒐᓐ ᑐᒃᑐᓯᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᐊᕐᕕᐊᑦ ᓯᓚᑖᓂ.


Sharion Poodlat
This was taken May 10, while we were going back home from seal hunting near Taloyoak.

ᓯᐊᕆᐊᓐ ᐳᓪᓚᑦ
ᐅᓇ ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᒪᐃ 10-ᒥ, ᐊᖏᕐᕋᐅᕙᓪᓕᐊᑎᓪᓗᑕ ᓇᑦᑎᕋᓱᒋᐊᖅᓯᒪᓚᐅᖅᑎᓪᓗᑕ ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᑉ ᖃᓂᒋᔭᖓᓂ.

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Editor of Nunavut News since 2016, Casey has worked in journalism for more than 20 years, and with Nunavut News since 2011. His work has taken him across the North: to every community in Nunavut's Qikiqtani and Kivalliq regions; to Yellowknife, NWT; to Whitehorse, Yukon, for the 2012 Arctic Winter Games; and to Fairbanks, Alaska, for the 2014 Arctic Winter Games. Casey's local editorials were named the best in Canada in 2018 (bilingual education in Nunavut) and 2019 (Government of Nunavut toxicity), and he is the two-time recipient of Canada's top national award for community newspaper reporting, most recently in 2015 for his work covering Iqaluit's dump fire. He was the project developer for NNSL's 2016 Arctic Winter Games website and app, which won regional honours for best online project.