Tuesday, May 24, 2022

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...

Trudeau Pledges Support for Mental Health and Housing in Nunavut

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a campaign stop in Iqaluit Monday, promising his administration will invest in mental health and housing supports in the region. Campaigning with the local Liberal...

700 South Province Staff Stranded At Nunavut Mines Due To Blockade By Protestors Opposing...

A sizeable number of River mine employees is currently under blockade in Nunavut after a group of protestors angered by the Baffinland Iron mine's plans to expand the mine...

Qikiqtani Inuit Association Is Against Mary River Iron Ore Mine Expansion

On Friday evening, the Qikiqtani Inuit Association has officially stated that it doesn't approve the expansion at Nunavut's Mary River iron ore mine on North Baffin Island. They said...

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...

Nunavut Government Request anyone who had Traveled to Arviat since 12 January to Self-Quarantine

Nunavut government wants anyone who has traveled to or is from Arviat since 12 January to self-quarantine while self-monitor for any COVID-19 symptoms. Nunavut government made the announcement on...

Nunavut Court Grants Mining Firm Injunction Against Blockade Protesters

A Nunavut judge has granted Baffinland Iron Mines a ruling against a group of protesters who blockaded the Mary River mine airstrip and trucking road for a week in...

Nunavut’s Environment Department Is Sorting Through 235 Repatriated Polar Bear Hides

It seems that 235 polar bear hides failed to be sold at auction in Ontario. These items are now safely kept at Nunavut's Environment Department, arriving from the South,...

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 Cancels Travel Bubble with Churchill, Man.

The soaring numbers of COVID-19 cases in Manitoba has forced Nunavut's chief public health officer to suspend the territory's travel bubble with Churchill, Man. Dr. Michael Patterson revealed all common...