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ᕼᐋᑭᖅᑏᑦ ᑐᓂᔭᐅᔪᑦ , ᖁᑭᐅᑎᖃᕈᓐᓇᐅᑎᑖᖅᑐᑦ

ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᐅᑯᐊᖑᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᑎᓴᒪᑦ ᑐᓂᔭᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᓇᓅᓂᕋᖅᑕᐅᔪᒥᒃ ᒥᔾᔨᑦ/ᔫᕕᓇᐃᔪᓪ ᕼᐋᑭᖅᑎᓄᑦ ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᕕᕈᐊᕆ 18-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ. ᐱᙳᐊᒃᑲᐅᓛᖅ: ᖃᕆᑕᖅ ᑯᓱᒐᖅ (ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥᙶᖅᑐᖅ) ᓯᕗᓂᐊᓂ ᕼᐋᑭᖅᑎᐅᑦᑎᐊᕙᐅᓂᖅᐹᖅ: ᒥᑦᓱ ᑎᓕ (ᐃᖃᓗᖕᓂᙶᖅᑐᖅ) ᐴᖅᑕᐅᑎᑦᑎᑦᑕᐃᓕᒪᒃᑲᖅ: ᓴᑦ ᓂᖏᐅᖓᓐ (ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥᙶᖅᑐᖅ) ᓴᐳᔾᔨᒃᑲᐅᓛᖅ: ᔨᒥ ᐄᓴᓗᒃ (ᐊᕐᕕᐊᓂᙶᖅᑐᖅ)   ᖁᑭᐅᑎᖃᕈᓐᓇᐅᑎᑖᖅᑐᑦ ᖃᒪᓂ’ᑐᐊᕐᒥ ᐅᑯᐊ 8-ᖑᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᐃᓱᓕᑦᑎᓯᒪᓕᖅᑐᑦ ᖁᑭᐅᑎᖃᕈᓐᓇᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᖃᒪᓂ’ᑐᐊᕐᒥ ᑕᖅᑭᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥᒃ. ᐲᑕ ᒧᕋᑦ ᐃᓕᓴᐃᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᓵᓕ ᓇᕐᔭᒃ ᑐᓪᓗᓕᒃ ᓚᐃᓄᓪ ᖁᐃᓇᖕᓇᖅ...

NEWS BRIEFS: Player awards at Polar Bear Plate

Rankin Inlet Listed below are the four individual player awards presented during the Polar Bear Plate midget/juvenile hockey tournament in Rankin Inlet on Feb. 18. Most Valuable Player: Qaritaq Kusugak (Rankin Inlet Best Forward: Mitchell...

New literacy program to support student success

The Department of Education hopes to both cultivate long-term student success and reverse the erosion of Inuktut with literacy initiative Inuktut Titiqqiriniq. In the making since 2013, with a price tag so far of $9.6...
Kivalliq News

ᒪᒥᐊᓇᖅ. ᐊᐱᖅᑯᑏᑦ ᑐᑭᓯᑦᑎᐊᖏᓐᓇᒃᑯ!

ᐊᐱᕆᔭᐅᓚᐅᕋᒪ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᔪᒥᒃ ᑕᑯᒐᔪᖏᑦᑕᓐᓂᒃ ᐃᒻᒪᖄ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᑦ 15-ᐸᓗᖕᓂ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐃᓱᒪᒃᑯᑦ ᐃᕼᐃᐊᕆᒐᓗᐊᖅᖢᒍ, ᑭᓯᐊᓂ ᐃᓗᒃᑯᑦ ᑭᐅᙳᐊᕈᓐᓇᓚᐅᖏᑦᑕᕋᓘᓐᓃᑦ. ᐅᔾᔨᕈᓱᙱᓐᓂᐅᓂᖅᓴᐅᖅᑰᔨᔪᖅ (ᖃᐅᔨᒪᙱᓐᓂᐅᔪᒥ) ᑭᓱᓕᒫᓂᑦ ᑎᑭᐅᑎᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᒧᑦ ᑐᙵᓇᙱᑦᑐᐊᓗᖕᒥ, ᐊᐱᖅᑯᑎᖓ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᖏᓐᓇᓱᖅᑰᔨᖏᒃᑲᓗᐊᖅᖢᓂ. ᐊᐱᖅᑯᑎ: ᖃᓄᐊᓗᒃ ᓱᓕ ᑕᒫᓃᑉᐳᖓ? ᐊᐱᖅᑯᑎ ᐃᓱᒪᒃᓴᖅᓯᐅᕈᓘᔭᕐᓇᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᓇᒦᓂᑦ ᐃᓱᒪᒋᕈᓘᔭᖅᑕᓐᓂ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐅᒃᐱᕆᔭᓐᓂᑦ ᐃᒃᓯᓐᓇᐃᑦᑎᐊᖅᖢᖓ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᑭᐅᑦᑎᐊᕐᓂᖅᐹᖑᔪᓄᑦ ᐃᖅᑲᖅᓴᖅᓯᐅᕐᓇᖅᖢᓂᓗ - 60-ᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᓂᒃ ᐃᓕᓯᒪᔭᓐᓂᒃ,...

Tragedy strikes Pond Inlet

A man reportedly killed himself after an hours-long stand-off with RCMP in Pond Inlet. The March 7 incident began just after 4 p.m., when Pond Inlet RCMP investigated a weapons complaint involving a man within...

Plenty of life left in Canucks

Kivalliq Canucks head coach Donald Clark is already beginning his plans for the 2019 Challenge Cup after losing a heartbreaking series to the Baffin Blizzard on home ice in Rankin Inlet on Feb. 22. The...

Sanikiluaq youth faces careless firearm charge

Sanikiluaq RCMP are charging a 16-year-old youth with careless use of a firearm following a "very high risk situation" on Wednesday evening.  The police received a call about a youth causing a disturbance at a...

Nunavut students taking first steps in long climb to law degrees

"We have a saying that we read till our eyes bleed," student Alanna Copland says of the rigours of the Nunavut Law Program. That's figurative, of course, but sometimes it almost feels that way for...

ᓱᓕᓪᓚᕆᒃᖢᑎᒃ ᓴᕆᒪᓱᒃᑐᑦ

ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑏᑦ ᕕᒃᑐᕐ ᓴᒻᒧᖅᑐᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᖓᓂ (VSS) ᐃᒡᓗᓕᒑᕐᔪᖕᒥ ᑭᖑᕙᑲᓴᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᖃᑕᐅᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑕᒪᑐᒪᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᒥ ᑭᕙᓪᓕᕐᒥ ᐊᕕᒃᑐᖅᓯᒪᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᖃᐅᔨᓴᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑕᑯᒃᓴᐅᑎᑕᐅᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᐱᓕᕆᓂᐅᔪᒧᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᖑᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᑉ ᓄᙳᐊᓂᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ. ᕕᒃᑐᕐ ᓴᒻᒧᖅᑐᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᖓᓂ ᖃᐅᔨᓴᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑕᑯᒃᓴᐅᑎᑦᑎᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᕕᕈᐊᕆ 28-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᐅᔪᑦ ᐱᖓᓲᔪᓂᑦ ᖁᑦᑎᓛᖑᔪᓂᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᐊᕕᒃᑐᖅᓯᒪᓂᐅᔪᒧ ᑕᑯᒃᓴᐅᓂᐅᔪᒨᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᓕᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒧᑦ...

Iglulik child dies amid flu outbreak

A child is dead after being medevaced to Iqaluit as Iglulik copes with a flu outbreak. The Department of Health has not confirmed the cause of death, or the child's age or gender. Iglulik Mayor Celestino...

Naujaat cadets take aim at Manitoba

Members of the 3055 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps (RCACC) Naujaat marksmanship team are on pins and needles as they wait to hear if they've qualified for the upcoming regional competition in Gimli, Man.,...

ᑐᕌᖅᑎᑦᑎᓂᓖᑦ ᒋᒻᓕᒧᑦ

ᐃᓚᒋᔭᐅᔪᑦ 3055 ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᐅᓇᑕᖅᑐᒃᓴᓄᑦ ᐅᓇᑕᖅᑐᒃᓴᙳᐊᓄᑦ ᑲᑎᙵᓂᐅᔪᑦ (RCACC) ᓇᐅᔮᓂ ᖁᑭᕆᐊᑦᑎᐊᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑲᑎᙵᓂᐅᔪᑦ ᑲᑭᓪᓚᓈᖅᐳᑦ ᐅᑕᖅᑭᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᑐᓴᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᕐᓂᐊᕐᓂᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᑎᑭᑉᐸᓪᓕᐊᔪᒧᑦ ᐊᕕᒃᑐᖅᓯᒪᓂᐅᔪᒧᑦ ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒧᑦ ᒋᒻᓕ, ᒫᓂᑑᐸᒥ ᑕᒪᑐᒪᓂ ᑕᖅᑭᐅᔪᒥᑦ. ᑳᑉᑕᓐ ᓗᐊᐃᑦ ᕗᕌᓐᓯᔅ ᐅᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᓇᐅᔮᓂ ᐅᓇᑕᖅᑐᒃᓴᙳᐊᖏᑦ ᖁᑭᖅᓯᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᑐᕌᒐᕆᓇᓱᐊᖅᑕᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᕕᕈᐊᕆ 17-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ, ᑎᑎᖅᑲᒃᑯᕕᑎᒍᑦ ᐊᐅᓪᓚᖅᑎᑕᐅᓪᓗᑎᒃ ᕕᕈᐊᕆ 20-ᒥ...

Canada’s first Inuk heart surgeon reflects on her path to the operating room

Donna May Kimmaliardjuk, Canada's first Inuk heart surgeon, can piece a vital organ back together but she can’t create more hours in a day. Yet, despite the incredible demands of her work and education schedules,...

EDITORIAL: Sorry. I don’t really get the question!

I was asked a question this past week by a person who somehow seems to cross my life's orbit once every 15 years or so and I have to admit for a few moments...

Gathering of the clans in Chester

The 16th annual Pancake Breakfast attracted one its largest crowds yet at Victor Sammurtok School (VSS) in Chesterfield Inlet this past month. The breakfast is usually scheduled for Valentine's Day, but this year's edition had...

ᑲᑎᖅᓱᐃᓂᖅ ᐃᓚᒌᖑᔪᓂᑦ ᐃᒡᓗᓕᒑᕐᔪᖕᒥ

16-ᖑᔪᒥ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᑕᒫᒥ ᐹᓐᑲᐃᒃᒥ ᐅᓪᓛᕈᒻᒥᑕᖅ ᐅᐸᒃᑎᑦᑎᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐅᓄᓛᖑᔪᓂ ᐃᓄᖕᓂᑦ ᒫᓐᓇᒧᑦ ᑎᑭᖦᖢᒍ ᕕᒃᑐᕐ ᓴᒻᒧᖅᑐᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᖓᓄᑦ (VSS) ᐃᒡᓗᓕᒑᕐᔪᖕᒥ ᑕᖅᑭᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ. ᐅᓪᓛᕈᒻᒥᑕᖅ ᐋᖅᑭᒃᑕᐅᓯᒪᒐᔪᒃᐳᖅ ᓇᒡᓕᒍᓱᖕᓇᐅᔪᒥ ᐅᓪᓗᖓᓄᑦ, ᑭᓯᐊᓂ ᑕᒪᑐᒪᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒎᔪᒥ ᖃᓄᐃᓕᐅᕐᓂᖓᓂ ᐅᖓᕙᕆᐊᖅᑕᐅᔭᕆᐊᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᑭᓯᐊᓂ ᕕᕈᐊᕆ 23-ᖑᕐᒪᑦ ᓂᒡᓚᓱᕐᔪᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒧᑦ ᑭᕙᓪᓕᓕᒫᖅ ᐊᑐᓚᐅᖅᑕᖓᓂ ᑲᒪᕐᒥᒐᓚᖕᒥ ᕕᕈᐊᕆᒥᑦ. ᕕᒃᑐᕐ ᓴᒻᒧᖅᑐᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᖓᓄᑦ ᐃᓕᓴᐃᔨ...

Qajaqing the focus in Chester science fair

Students at Victor Sammurtok School (VSS) in Chesterfield Inlet cut it close in qualifying for this year's Kivalliq Regional Science Fair that was held in Rankin Inlet this past weekend. VSS held its science fair...

Nivingalok earns second term as Kugluktuk mayor

Ryan Nivingalok will continue to serve as Kugluktuk's mayor after receiving a convincing 174 votes in Monday's hamlet election compared to 93 for challenger Valerie Miyok and 16 for Phillip Evaglok. Nivingalok couldn't immediately be...

The power of parental involvement in education

"We hear all the time that Nunavut has a poor education system. It's kind of disheartening to hear these things ... (but) if the parents are involved in their children's education, they are motivated." That's...

Council will choose Resolute’s next mayor

  There won't be a byelection to choose Resolute's replacement mayor. It was decided at the Feb. 22 council meeting that an existing councillor will be chosen to move into the mayor's seat, said Daryl...