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Naujaat cadet successfully completes regional expedition

3055 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corp (RCACC) Warrant Officer Jack Kopak successfully completed the Northwest Region Alpine Tour in the Rocky Mountains near Canmore, Alta., this past month. Kopak was supposed to be in Canmore...

Travis Rusk tames the giant machines

Travis Rusk admits to being intimidated when he was introduced to the enormous haul trucks at the Meadowbank gold mine several years ago. Given the requisite training, it didn't take him long to gain confidence...

AROUND KIVALLIQ: Shooting competitions in Rankin

Rankin Inlet/Kivalliq Canadian Junior Rangers from across the Kivalliq will gather in Rankin Inlet for a regional marksmanship selection competition on April 7-8. The top individual and team awards will be announced on April 8 as...

Kivalliq Jr. Canucks squads perform in Manitoba

The atom and peewee Kivalliq Jr. Canucks squads put in strong showings at the Manitoba Indigenous Cultural Education Centre's (MICEC) 31st annual aboriginal minor hockey tournament in Winnipeg, Man., from March 23-25. The atoms went...

ᖁᕕᐊᓲᑎᖃᕐᓂᖅ ᐃᓅᓯᕐᒥ ᕼᐋᑭᑎᒍᑦ

ᑑᑑ ᐃᓚᒌᑦ ᐊᓕᐊᓇᐃᒍᓱᒃᐳᑦ ᑐᕌᒐᕆᔭᖓᓂ ᑎᐊᕆᓐᔅ ᑑᑑᒧᑦ ᐃᖅᑲᐅᒪᓂᐅᔪᒥ (TTM) ᐃᓐᓚᕐᓄᑦ ᐊᖑᑎᓄᑦ ᕼᐋᑭᒧᑦ ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᐱᓕᕆᕙᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓᓂ. ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᖅ, ᑭᐅᓗᒍᑕᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᒥ ᐊᓕᐊᓇᐃᒋᔭᐅᓛᖑᖃᑕᐅᔪᒥ ᐱᙳᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᖃᓄᐃᓐᓂᖓᓂ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ, ᐊᑦᑎᖅᑕᐅᒃᑲᓐᓂᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᑎᐊᕆᓐᔅ ᑑᑑᒧᑦ ᐃᖅᑲᐅᒪᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᐃᕐᙳᓯᖓᓄᑦ ᐊᕐᕌᒎᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ ᐃᖅᑲᐅᒪᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑎᐊᕆᓐᔅ ᑑᒨᑦ ᑐᖁᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ ᐃᒻᒥᓃᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐅᑭᐅᖃᖅᑎᓪᓗᒍ 22-ᒥ 2002-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ. ᐊᑎᖃᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᕗᖅ ᕘᔅᑎᐊ ᐊᕙᑕᖅ...

Hockey tournaments big boost to Rankin economy

Visitors spent more than $230,000 during the recent Terence Tootoo Memorial (TTM) senior men's hockey tournament in Rankin Inlet, suggests a survey conducted by the hamlet's senior administrative officer. A total of 68 visitors answered...

Nunavummiuq actor basks in The Terror

Iqaluit actor Johnny Issaluk was in a hotel room in Ottawa on March 26 watching the premiere of the television series The Terror, 172 years after Sir John Franklin's ill-fated ships got trapped in...

Baker Lake student is cooking up a career

Seth Perkison is putting the baker in Baker Lake. A Grade 11 student at Jonah Amitnaaq Secondary School, Perkison recently whipped up a couple of apple pies in his Food Arts 20 class that looked...

Aiming for cadet marksmanship nationals

Five members of the 3004 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps' air rifle marksmanship team will be off to Wetaskiwin, AB, to compete in a western and northern regional meet on April 6. The top-placing competitors...

Kugluktuk students have fun times in Central Canada

Fourteen Kugluktuk High School students packed their bags and flew to Chelsea, Que., February 28 to March 7. The students went indoor rock-climbing and bowling, visited a maple syrup farm, toured Parliament Hill, went...

Agnico Eagle prepares for automated Kivalliq mine sites

Mining company Agnico Eagle is researching how it can integrate automated technology at its Kivalliq sites. By later this year or early in 2019, the company plans to start testing sensors that would eventually allow...

Adventurer takes on solo expedition to Baker Lake

At the age of 73, the man known for Antarctic traverses and dog sledding from Russia to Canada has just embarked on a 1,600 km solo-trek from Black Lake in Saskatchewan to Baker Lake,...

EDITORIAL: Spirit of the games comes through

Another Arctic Winter Games has come and gone, and the 2018 event was a huge success for Nunavut. The final medal count of 55 uluit –15 gold, 17 silver and 23 bronze – was the...

IN MY VIEW: Today’s successes

There are many factors in where we are today. Many were fortunate enough to graduate from Grade 12 and have meaningful employment. Some of our people are registered nurses, others are in management. The...

ᓂᐊᖂᓇᒥᒃ ᐃᑭᐊᒥᑕᖃᖅᖢᓂ ᓰᓯᒥᒃ ᐊᐳ ᐸᐃᓕᐅᕈᓐᓇᖅᓯᕗᖅ

ᓯᑦ ᐳᑭᓴᓐ ᓂᕿᓕᐅᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐸᓚᐅᒑᒃᓴᓂᒃ ᐊᔪᖏᑦᓯᐊᖅᐳᖅ ᖃᒪᓂ'ᑐᐊᒥ. ᒍᕇᒃ 11-ᒥ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎ ᔫᓇ ᐊᒥ'ᓈᑉ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᖓᓂ, ᐳᑭᓴᓐ ᒫᓐᓇᓵᖑᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᐊᐳ ᐸᐃᓕᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᓂᕿᓕᐅᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᓪᓗᑎᒃ 20 ᑕᐅᑦᑐᖏᓪᓗ ᓲᕐᓗ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᒐᓂᖔᖅᖢᑎᒃ. "ᒪᒪᑦᓯᐊᓚᐅᖅᖢᓂᓗ ᑕᐅᒃᑐᖓ ᐱᐅᑐᐃᓐᓇᖏᑦᖢᓂ," ᐅᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ. ᑕᒪᒃᑯᐊ ᐸᓚᐅᒑᒃᓴᓂᒃ ᐃᒐᕙᒃᑐᑦ ᐊᒃᓱᕈᖅᐸᒃᐳᑦ ᐸᐃᓕᐅᕋᓗᐊᖅᖢᑎᒃ. ᑕᐃᒪ ᐳᑭᓴᓐ ᐅᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᓂᒡᓕᓇᕆᐊᖃᕐᒪᑕ ᐋᖅᑭᒃᓱᕐᓂᐊᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᐸᐅᓕᐅᖅᑕᐅᔪᑦ. "ᑕᐃᒪᓐᓇ...

ᓄᓇᕗᒥᐅᑦ ᑕᑯᒃᓴᐅᑎᑕᐅᔪᑦ The Terror-ᒥ

ᐃᖃᓗᖕᒥᐅᖅ ᐃᔾᔪᐊᖅᑎ ᔮᓂ ᐃᓴᓗᒃ ᑎᑭᓯᒪᓚᐅᕐᒪᑦ ᐋᑐᕚᒧᑦ ᐱᖑᐊᖅᑎᒃᓴᓂᒃ ᐆᒃᑐᕋᑲᑕᒃᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᒫᔨ 26-ᒥ ᐃᒡᓗᕈᓯᕐᒥᓂ ᑐᔪᕐᒥᕕᖕᒥ ᑎᓕᕖᓴᒃᑯᑦ ᑕᐅᑐᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᑕᑯᒃᓴᐅᑎᑕᐅᑎᓪᓗᒍ The Terror, ᐅᑭᐅᑦ 172 ᓈᓯᒪᓕᖅᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᓲ ᔮᓐ ᕗᕌᖕᑭᓚᓐ ᐅᒥᐊᕐᔪᐊᖏᑦ ᐊᔪᓕᓚᐅᕐᓂᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥᐅᑦ ᐃᑭᐊᓂ ᓯᑯᒥ. ᐃᓴᓗᒃ, ᐃᔾᔪᐊᖅᓯᔨᐅᓗᓂ ᐱᖑᐊᕐᓂᐊᕐᒪᑕ ᓇᑦᑎᓕᖕᒥᐅᖑᐊᖑᓗᓂ ᐊᖑᓇᓱᒃᑎ ᑕᑯᔪᕕᓂᖅ...

Around Kivalliq: Making music in Rankin

Rankin Inlet A new group has been looking into the possibility of holding youth services Wednesday evenings at the Anglican Church in Rankin Inlet. The group is being led by John Taipana and Noel Kaludjak, and...

ᖃᕋᓴᐅᔭᑎᒍᑦ ᐳᓚᕋᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᖁᕕᐊᓇᖅᑐᒥ ᓄᑕᐅᙱᑦᑐᒥ ᐃᖕᓚᓐᒧᑦ

ᑲᑎᙵᓂᐅᔪᓂ ᖁᑦᑎᒃᑐᒥ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᖓᓐᓂ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑏᑦ ᖃᓂᑦᑐᒥ ᑕᑯᔪᓐᓇᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐱᒻᒪᕆᐅᔪᒥ ᓄᓇᕐᔪᐊᒥ ᖁᙱᐊᕐᕕᐅᔪᒥ ᓚᓐᑕᓐ, ᐃᖕᓕᓐᒥ, 50 ᒥᓂᑦᒥ ᕿᒥᕐᕈᓇᖕᓂᖃᖅᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐃᒡᓗᕐᔪᐊᒥ ᖃᕋᓴᐅᔭᑎᒍᑦ ᖁᙱᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᔮᓐ ᐊᕐᓇᓗᒃᔪᐊᖅ ᖁᑦᑎᒃᑐᒥ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᖓᓐᓂ (JAHS) ᐊᕐᕕᐊᓂᑦ ᒫᔾᔨ 16-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ. ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅ ᓄᓇᕐᔪᐊᒥ ᖁᙱᐊᕐᕕᐅᔪᒥ ᐱᒻᒪᕆᙳᖅᑎᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐱᙳᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᓄᑦ ᑎᑎᕋᖅᑎᐅᔪᒥ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᕋᓛᓕᐅᖅᑎ ᐅᐃᓕᐊᒻ ᓴᐃᒃᔅᐱᐅᕐᒧᑦ....

Arviat students take virtual trip to England

A group of high school students got an in-depth look at the famous Globe Theatre in London, England, when they took a 50 minute tour of the building via live video feed at John...

COLUMN: Tarnishing shine of AWG success

Back on Sept. 4 of 2017, I wrote an opinion piece (It's gotta be the shoes) lamenting my frustrations over dealing with the Government of Nunavut (GN). I had gone through a frustrating three days...