Sunday, February 25, 2024

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...

Germaine Arnaktauyok, An Inuk Artist, Has Won A Governor General’s Award In Visual...

Inuk artist Germaine Arnaktauyok is a printmaker, painter and drawer that currently resides in Yellowknife. Originally from Igloolik, Nunavut, she won a Governor General's Award in visual and media...

Darlene Nuqingaq from Nunavut wins $1M Arctic Inspiration Prize

Darlene Nuqingaq from Nunavut has won a $1M Arctic Inspiration Prize that will allow her to realize the music program for kids. Born in Spryfield, N.S., Darlene Nuqingaq moved...

10 new COVID-19 Cases Reported In Nunavut

On Thursday, Nunavut's Health Officials and Government have reported 10 new COVID-19 cases in Arviat. The hamlet now has 14 active cases and four recoveries recorded. Chief Public Health Officer...

Nunavut Doubles The Fuel Debt In Order To Keep Gas Prices Low

Nunavut lawmakers have approved new legislation that will allow the territory to double its fuel debt. Because of it, gas prices won't increase next month. Bill 68, an Act to...

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...

Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation Reacts To A Community Call To Slow Down Its Expansion

Last week, the protesters blocked Baffinland Iron Mines expansion, opposing a railway designed to improve the mines' ore transport. Udloriak Hanson, Baffinland's vice-president of community and sustainable development, said...

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...

Nunavut MP, Mumilaaq Qaqqaq, Returns To Parliament After Extended Leave

Nunavut's Member of Parliament, Mumilaaq Qaqqaq, has come back to work after being on extended leave. In an interview with Piya Chattopadhyay, the host of The Sunday Magazine, Mumilaaq...

Nunavut Adds 8 New COVID-19 Cases Over the Weekend

Nunavut announced 4 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, a day after the region confirmed 4 others on Saturday. These recent updates bring the total number of active cases in...