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RCMP investigate theft from Cape Dorset high school; intruders use drill to try to...

The RCMP are seeking suspects in a Jan. 2 theft from Peter Pitseolak High School in Cape Dorset that resulted in goods being stolen and some damage to the facility. "Extensive" video footage showing the...

Kenojuak Ashevak exhibition opening at University of Saskatchewan to be broadcast to Cape Dorset...

When the exhibition Kenojuak Ashevak: Life and Legacy opens at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon on Jan. 17, residents in Cape Dorset will be able to watch via broadcast at Kinngait Studios, despite...

Cape Dorset returns Timoon Toonoo as mayor; voters prefer community be renamed Kinngait

Incumbent Timoon Toonoo has overwhelmingly been chosen to return as Cape Dorset's mayor but the community he leads may soon have a new name. In a plebiscite held in conjunction with Monday's mayoral election, 80...

New exhibit is a tribute to Cape Dorset textiles

More than 40 hand-printed textiles from Cape Dorset's Kinngait Studios – some of them produced more than 60 years ago – went on display at the Textile Museum of Canada, located in Toronto, on...

Two-way race for Cape Dorset mayor

Two contenders have emerged for the mayor's seat in Cape Dorset. Incumbent Timoon Toonoo is seeking re-election. He is being challenged by Eva Takiasuk. The byelection is set for Dec. 16. An advance poll will be...

Solar panels almost ready for use at Cape Dorset arena

Solar panels installed atop the Cape Dorset arena over the summer are only in need of a final sign off from the chief electrical inspector before they begin generating power, said Will Sandoval, the...

Cape Dorset promotes hands-on learning, Inuit traditional lessons

Youth in Cape Dorset are taking part in what is planned to be an annual program, assembling the first of hopefully many cabins that will be hauled out on the land to establish a...

Fred Schell bids farewell to Cape Dorset

Twenty-nine years after moving to Cape Dorset and serving as the community's mayor and MLA, Fred Schell is packing up and leaving for the Calgary area, where his brothers reside. He, his wife Ezevallu Qatsiya...

Hailing Sanaugavut: art from Kinngait

Sanagavut: Art from Kinngait is a master’s thesis paper and exhibition by me, Nakasuk Alariaq, an Inuk-Finnish graduate student at Western University in London, Ont. The exhibition ran from May 3 to June 16 at...

Qikiqtani college grads: ‘I’m so proud of myself,’ says newly-hired college student

Nunavut Arctic College produced some more homegrown nurses, teachers and environmental technicians this spring but also made a tremendous impact in the lives of some adult basic education students. Cape Dorset's Niviaqsi Qavavau was one...