Saturday, September 25, 2021

Nunavut Health-care Centres Temporarily Closed Because Of Staffing Shortage

Because of the ongoing pandemic, the number of people working in healthcare centres all across Canada has been dwindling for quite some time. Several healthcare centres in Nunavut have...

Nunavut Health Authorities Say Immunized Person Can Skip Self-Isolation

All persons who have received both jabs won’t have to isolate anymore, this is according to Monday announcement by Nunavut’s health authorities. This measure will come into force on the...

Baffin Island Children Will Receive 200 Books Focused On Inuit/First Nations

A woman living in Nunavut, Gayle Harrison, has over 200 books focused on Inuit/First Nations. She plans to distribute those books to kids living on Baffin Islands. Gayle Harrison is...

Nunavut dog, Lost In Snow Tundra, Has Found Her Owners Away From Home

Pepper, a 10-year-old German shepherd who has gone missing some time ago, has managed to find her owner Donna Adams and her family. Earlier this month, the Adams family...

Nunavut Health Officials Call Out Iqalummiut As Spread Of Infections Continue

Nunavut health officials took advantage of last Friday’s press briefing to castigate residents of Iqaluit for their recklessness leading to the further spread of COVID-19. Lorne Kusugak, Nunavut health minister,...

Nunavut Burst its Travel Bubble with Northwest Territories

The common travel area or “travel bubble” for persons moving from the Northwest Territories (N.W.T) to Nunavut has been lifted by Nunavut’s chief public health officer. In a press release...

B117 Variant Hits Iqaluit, 9 New Cases Recorded as Nunavut Outbreak Spreads

Nunavut’s Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Michael Patterson confirmed Monday that some of the region’s active cases are the B117 variant of COVID-19. This variant might spread more easily than...

Helicopter Crash Near Resolute Bay, Nunavut Costs 3 Lives

Three people are dead following a helicopter crash near Resolute Bay, Nunavut, during a flight to survey the Lancaster Sound polar bear population, says premier Joe Savikataaq. It occurred near...

Daniel Hodgson’s Trial Starts In Iqaluit

The trial of Daniel Hodgson, accused of murdering Bradley Winsor in 2017 is set to begin at the Nunavut Court of Justice in Iqaluit. On May 19, 2017, Bradley...

The N.W.T. Temporarily Houses 10 Inmates Of The Baffin Correctional Centre

The North Slave Correctional Complex in Yellowknife will temporarily house ten inmates, formerly of the Baffin Correctional Centre. A lot of inmates served their sentence at the Baffin Correctional...