Yet another period of cloudy water, or high turbidity, has resulted in a boil water advisory for residents in Baker Lake.

The Department of Health is recommending that water be brought to a rolling boil for at least one minute before being drank, used for infant formulas, juices and ice cubes, washing fruits and vegetables, cooking and brushing teeth.



Derek Neary

Derek Neary has been reporting on developments in the North for 18 years. When he's not writing for Nunavut News, he's working on Northern News Services' special publications such as Opportunities North,...

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