May 14 – On-the-Land Contest


Roger Alivaktuk
A picture from 2015. My son’s husky ‘Bro’ likes hunting with us. Helps us find seal dens under the snow. This is the pup he led me to.

ᕌᔪ ᐊᓕᕙᑕᖅ
ᐅᓇ ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ 2015-ᒥ. ᐃᕐᓂᒪ ᕿᒻᒥᐊ ‘ᐳᕈ’ ᐊᓯᕙᕆᐊᖃᑕᐅᖃᑦᑕᕐᒪᑦ ᐅᕙᑦᑎᓐᓂ. ᐃᑲᔪᖃᑦᑕᖅᖢᓂ ᓇᑦᑏᑦ ᓄᓇᔾᔭᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᕿᓂᓕᕌᖓᑦᑕ ᐊᐳᑎᐅᑉ ᐊᑖᓂ ᐊᒡᓗᖏᓐᓂ.





David Anavilok
Here is a photo of my daughter outside of Taloyoak. Torry Tulurialik harvested her first muskox of age ten with a crossbow. August 2015.

ᑏᕕᑦ ᐊᓇᕕᓗᒃ
ᐅᓇ ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᓚᐅᖅᑕᕋ ᐸᓂᑯᓗᒐ ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᑉ ᓯᓚᑖᓂ ᐊᓯᕙᖅᓯᒪᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ. ᑑᕆ ᑐᓗᕆᐊᓕᒃ ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐹᒥᒃ ᐅᒥᖕᒪᒃᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᐅᑭᐅᖃᖅᖢᓂ ᖁᓕᓂᒃ ᐱᑦᓯᒧᑦ. ᐋᒋᓯ 2015-ᒥ.


Martha Kingmiaqtuq
Andrew Anguttitauruq caught a polar bear from Taloyoak, April 27, 2018.

ᒪᑕ ᑭᖕᒥᐊᖅᑐᖅ
ᐋᓐᑐᕉ ᐊᑕᒍᑦᑎᑦᑕᐅᔪᖅ ᓇᓐᓄᓚᐅᕐᒪᑦ ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᑉ ᖃᓂᒋᔭᖓᓂ, ᐄᐳᓗ 27, 2018-ᒥ.






Hannah Tunguaq
Baker Lake
Friday April 27 2018, Baker Lake just past Nuvuttuaaq. Old man Thomas Qaqimat, 91, having tears when he saw the boat that had killed his dear son Peter Haqpinaaq Qaqimat on Friday August 10, 1983. He was the age of 21 years, and his remains were never found. See what wilderness does at times, it takes lives too, it takes lives …

ᕼᐊᓇ ᑐᓐᖑᐊᖅ
ᐅᓪᓗᑐᐃᓐᓇᒥ ᐄᐳᓗ 27, 2018-ᒥ, ᖃᒪᓂ’ᑐᐊᑉ ᖃᓂᒋᔭᖓᓂ ᓄᕗᑦᑐᐊᑉ ᐅᖓᑖᓂ. ᐃᑦᑐᐊᓗᒃ ᑖᒧᓯ ᖃᕿᒻᒪᑦ, 91-ᓂᒃ ᐅᑭᐅᓕᒃ, ᖁᕝᕕᐅᒻᒪᕆᓕᓚᐅᕐᒪᑦ ᑕᑯᓪᓗᓂ ᐅᒥᐊᕐᒥᒃ ᐃᕐᓂᖓᑕ ᐃᓅᔪᓐᓃᕐᕕᕕᓂᐊᓂᒃ ᐲᑕ ᕼᐊᖅᐱᓐᓈᖅ ᖃᕿᒪᑦ ᐅᓪᓗᑐᐃᓐᓇᒥ ᐋᒋᓯ 10, 1983-ᒥ. ᐊᕐᕋᒍᖃᓕᖅᖢᓂ 21-ᓂᒃ, ᑎᒥᖓ ᓇᓂᔭᐅᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᖏᒻᒪᑦ. ᑕᑯᓪᓗᒍ ᓄᓇ ᐊᒃᓱᕈᕐᓇᕐᒪᑦ ᐃᓛᓐᓂᒃᑯᑦ ᐊᖅᓵᖅᓯᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᖅ ᐃᓅᓯᕐᓂᒃ…



Jacqueline Taipana
Rankin Inlet
My mother Annie Taipana telling her granddaughter Latieshia how her father caught the Canada goose in Rankin Inlet. Telling her that they were migrating, shot it and it fell from the sky, spring 2016.

ᔮᑯᓖᓐ ᑕᐃᐹᓇ
ᐊᓈᓇᒐ ᐋᓂ ᑕᐃᐹᓇ ᐅᓂᒃᑳᖅᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᐃᕐᖑᑕᒥᓄᑦ ᓚᑏᓴᒧᑦ ᖃᓄᖅ ᐊᑖᑕᖓ ᓂᕐᓕᓚᐅᕐᓂᖓᓂᒃ ᐅᓗᐊᒍᓕᖕᒥᒃ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ. ᐅᓂᒃᑳᖅᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᑕᐅᑐᒃᖢᑎᒎᖅ ᓂᕐᓕᓂᒃ ᖁᓛᒎᖅᑐᓂᒃ, ᖁᑭᕆᐊᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᖕᒪᑦ ᒥᒃᓯᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᑕᐅᓯᕐᒥᒃ ᑲᑕᒃᑐᖃᕐᓂᖅᖢᓂ ᓯᓚᒥᑦ, ᐅᐱᕐᖔᒃᑯᑦ 2016-ᒥ.

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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.