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ᐱᓪᓚᕆᐅᔮᖅᑐᒥ ᓱᓕᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔮᖃᖅᑎᑦᑎᓂᐅᔪᓄᑦ

ᐊᒡᓂᑯ ᐄᒍᓪ ᐅᔭᕋᖕᓂᐊᕐᕕᖕᒥ (AEM) ᐃᓴᕐᔪᐊᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔭᖅᑎᐅᔪᓐᓇᕋᔭᖅᑐᓄᑦ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ. ᐊᒡᓂᑯ ᐄᒍᓪ ᐅᔭᕋᖕᓂᐊᕐᕕᖕᒥ ᐃᓚᐅᖃᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐹᒥ ᐱᓪᓚᕆᐅᔮᖅᑐᒥ ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔮᓄᑦ ᑕᑯᒃᓴᐅᑎᑦᑎᓂᐅᔪᒥᑦ ᐱᕈᐊᕆ 6 ᐊᒻᒪ 7-ᒥ, ᐃᓄᖕᓄᑦ ᓄᓇᕐᔪᐊᓕᒫᒥ ᓇᕿᑦᑎᑐᐃᓐᓇᕈᓐᓇᕐᓗᑎᒃ ᑲᓱᕐᕕᒃᓴᒧᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐃᓕᑦᑎᓗᑎᒃ ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔮᒃᓴᓄᑦ ᐱᕕᒃᓴᖃᕐᓂᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᓄᑦ ᐅᔭᕋᖕᓂᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᔨᕐᒧᐊᖑᔪᓄᑦ ᑲᒻᐸᓂᐅᔪᒥ. ᕙᐃᔅᐳᒃᑯᑦ ᐃᓚᐅᖁᔨᓂᐅᔪᑦ ᑎᑎᕋᐅᓯᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐊᒡᓂᑯ ᐄᒍᓪᑯᑦ ᕙᐃᔅᐳᒃᑯᑦ...

Virtual reality of recruiting

Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM) reached out to prospective employees in a big way this past week. AEM took part in its first virtual career fair on Feb. 6 and 7, with people around the globe...

Power corp. wants one rate for all Nunavummiut

Qulliq Energy Corp.'s (QEC) latest bid to standardize power rates across the territory won't be an easier sell than it was in 2014, when Paul Okalik, then minister responsible, cancelled such plans. The same communities...

Qulliq studies ways to reduce diesel use

Qulliq Energy Corporation is looking for affordable ways to reduce diesel use and an Ontario-based company is trying to prove its variable-speed generators are the answer. Innovus Power boasts a recent University of Waterloo study...

Full environmental review for Grays Bay Road and Port project

The proposed $500-million Grays Bay Road and Port project will undergo a full environmental assessment, the federal government revealed last week. In a letter to the Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) on Jan. 15, the...

Iqaluit post office moves overflow to warehouse

One customer at the new Canada Post package pick-up outlet called the staff there "Santa's elves" Dec. 5. "That's what they are, Santa's elves," agreed her friend. It's hard to dispute the feeling staff are providing...

ᐃᖃᓗᖕᓂ ᑎᑎᖅᑲᒃᑯᕕᒃ ᑕᑕᓗᐊᓕᕐᒪᑦ ᓯᕐᓗᐊᒨᖔᓕᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ

ᐊᑕᐅᓯᖅ ᐃᓯᖅᑐᕕᓂᖅ ᐅᓂᒃᑳᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᓄᑖᒧᑦ ᑲᓇᑕ ᑎᑎᖅᑲᒃᑯᕕᐊᓂ ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐅᔭᖅᑎᓂᒃ ᑕᐃᓯᒻᒪᕆᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ “ᓵᓐᑕᑲᓛᓯᐅᑉ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᑎᖏᑦ” ᑎᓯᐱᕆ 5-ᒥ. “ᐃᓛᒃ ᑕᐃᒪᐃᒻᒪᑕ ᓱᓕᔪᖅ, ᓵᓐᑕᑲᓛᓯᐅᑉ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᑎᖏᑦ,” ᐊᖏᖅᖢᓂ ᐃᓚᓐᓈᖓ ᐅᖃᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ. ᐃᓛᒃ ᑕᐃᒪᐃᒻᒪᑕ ᐃᓯᖅᖢᒋᑦ ᓄᑖᒦ ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔭᖅᑎᖏᑦ ᑕᐃᓱᒪᓂᑐᖃᖅᑎᑐᑦ ᓴᓇᔪᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᖕᒥᐅᑦ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᑎᐅᓕᖃᑦᑕᖅᑐᑦ ᖁᕕᐊᓲᑎᒃᓴᓂᒃ ᓴᓇᔪᓂ ᖁᕕᐊᓱᒃᕕᒃ ᖃᓂᒃᓕᒑᖓᑦ. ᑭᓯᐊᓂᓕ ᓱᓕᔪᒥᒃᑕᐅᖅ ᑕᑯᓪᓗᒋᑦ...

Aviation deal struck

Nunavut-based Sarliaq Aviation -- in partnership with Quebec transporter Nolinor Aviation -- has signed a 10-year deal with Agnico Eagle Mines to provide air transportation for employees and cargo from Montreal and Abitibi-Temiscamingue to...

A fashionable grand opening

It was a huge day for Victoria Kakuktinniq, formerly of Rankin Inlet, when she opened her new store in Iqaluit this past week. Kakuktinniq, one of Nunavut's best young designers, held the Iqaluit grand opening...

Burgeoning businesses in the Kitikmeot

Would you buy a fidget spinner made of caribou antler? Cambridge Bay's Thomas Kaohina hopes so. His innovative idea is one of many that have arisen among budding Kitikmeot entrepreneurs who are getting a grounding...

Produce from a can?

A sea can full of greens may not solve food insecurity, but that's not the main aim of a project called The Growcer, which is more concerned with food sovereignty and economic wellness. "There's no...

Sarliaq, Nolinor win Agnico Eagle contract

Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. has awarded a 10-year air transportation contract to Nunavut's Sarliaq Aviation and Quebec partner Nolinor Aviation. "Sarliaq Aviation and Nolinor have worked together since 2010, and we are thrilled to continue...

ᐊᖅᐱᖕᓂᒃ ᐱᐊᖃᕐᓂᖅ?

ᐊᖅᐱᑦ ᒪᒪᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᖃᒃᑲᓐᓂᒐᓚᒃᑐᑦ, ᒪᒪᕆᔭᐅᓪᓗᑎᒡᓗ ᓄᓇᕗᒥᐅᓄᑦ, ᐱᐊᖑᖅᑎᑕᐅᑐᐃᓐᓇᕆᐊᖃᖅᐳᑦ ᒧᕆ ᑲᒥᑕ ᑲᔪᓯᑦᓯᐊᕈᓂ. ᑲᒥᑕ 8ᒋᔭᐅᖃᑕᐅᓪᓗᓂ ᑲᓇᑕᒥᐅᑕᖅ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᐅᑎᖃᑦᑕᐅᑎᖃᑕᐅᕗᑦ ᑖᒃᑯᓄᖓ ᓯᑳᔅᓯᒥᐅᑕᓄᑦ ᐱᐊᓕᐅᖅᑎᓄᑦ Innis & Gunn, ᑯᓐᓄᑦ ᕿᓂᕐᒪᑕ ᐱᐊᓕᐊᕈᑎᒃᓴᒥᒃ ᓂᐅᕕᖅᑕᐅᔪᓐᓇᕐᓂᐊᖅᑐᒥᒃ ᓇᓂᑐᐃᓐᓇᖅ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᐊᕐᕌᒍ. ᑲᒥᑕ ᐃᖑᓚᓪᓗᓂ ᑕᒪᒃᑯᓂᖓ ᐊᖅᐱᖕᓂᒃ ᐊᒻᒪ ᒪᒪᖅᑐᓂᒃ ᐱᑦᓯᓂᒃ, ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᓪᓗᓂᓗ ᑕᐃᒪᓐᓇ ᓰᕐᓇᖅᑐᑦ...

ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᓂᖅ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᕆᓂᕐᒥᒃ

ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᓂᖅᓴᐅᓕᖅᐳᖅ ᐊᑭᑐᑎᒋᓂᖓᓄᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᓗᓂ ᑭᕙᓪᓕᕐᒥ ᐃᓚᐅᓚᐅᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᐱᔅᓂᔅᓕᕆᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕈᑎᖃᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᑑᒑᓕᒃ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᒡᔪᐊᖓᓂ ᓇᐅᔮᓂ ᑕᖅᑭᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ. ᑕᒪᒃᑯᐊ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕈᑎᒃᓴᐃᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑎᒍᑕᐅᖁᔭᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᒍᕇᑦ 9-ᒥ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᓄᑦ ᓈᓴᐅᑎᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᒍᑕᐅᑉᓗᑎᒃ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐋᓐᓂᐊᖃᕐᓇᖏᑦᑐᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ. ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑎᔨᖓᑦ ᓗᐃ ᕗᕋᐃᓐᓯᔅ ᐅᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᓚᐅᕐᒪᑕ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓂᒃ ᐊᑐᑦᓯᐊᕆᐊᖃᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ, ᓂᐅᕕᖃᑦᑕᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐊᒻᒪ ᖃᓄᖅ ᑖᒃᓰᔭᐃᔭᕈᑎᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᕆᔭᐅᕙᖕᓂᖏᓐᓄᑦ. ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦ...

Learning the financial ropes

A group of students have a better idea of the cost of doing business in the Kivalliq after participating in a business module at Tuugaalik High School in Naujaat this past month. The lesson was...

Two-week cap imposed on Kugluktuk caribou tags

Hunters in Kugluktuk will now have two weeks after the date of issue to make use of their Bluenose East caribou tags. The Kugluktuk Hunters and Trappers Organization, at a meeting attended by close to...

Cruise ship worker ‘boot camp’ underway

Ten Nunavummiut are enrolled in a new two-week 'boot camp' to become qualified to work on cruise ships in the Arctic. The training, taking place in Iqaluit, will allow the participants to meet formal qualifications...

Learning the financial ropes

A group of students have a better idea of the cost of doing business in the Kivalliq after participating in a business module at Tuugaalik High School in Naujaat this past month. The lesson was...

Mine tour

Martin Plante, general manager of Agnico Eagle Mine's (AEM) Meliadine gold project near Rankin Inlet, will be on hand when bus loads of Rankin residents head out to tour the Meliadine camp and mine...

ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᓂᖅ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᕆᓂᕐᒥᒃ

ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᓂᖅᓴᐅᓕᖅᐳᑦ ᖃᑉᓯᑐᖃᑦᑕᕐᓂᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᑉᓗᓂ ᑭᕙᓪᓕᕐᒥ ᐃᓚᐅᓚᐅᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕈᑎᓂᒃ ᑑᒑᓕᒃ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᒡᔪᐊᖓᓂ ᓇᐅᔮᓂ ᑕᖅᑭᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ. ᑕᒪᓐᓇ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕈᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᐊᖏᕈᑕᐅᓯᒪᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᒍᕇᑦ 9-ᒥ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᓄᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᖁᔭᐅᑉᓗᓂ ᓈᓴᐅᑎᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐋᓐᓂᐊᖃᕐᓇᖏᑦᑐᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᓪᓗ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕈᑕᐅᑉᓗᓂ. ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑎᔨ ᓗᐃᑦ ᕗᕋᐃᓐᓯᔅ ᐅᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓂᒃ ᒥᐊᓂᖅᓯᑦᓯᐊᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ, ᓂᐅᕕᐊᒃᓴᖃᕐᓂᖅ ᐊᒻᒪ ᖃᓄᖅ ᑖᒃᓰᔭᐃᔭᕈᑎᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᕆᔭᐅᕙᖕᓂᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᓂᐅᕕᐊᒃᓴᓄᑦ ᐋᖅᑭᒃᑕᐅᑉᓗᑎᒃ. ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦ...