RCMP break robbery ring NUNAVUT NEWS/NORTH - RCMP officers are confident they have ended a rash of robberies in the capital after arresting three men, a teenage girl and two teenage boys.
The arrests were announced Feb. 24 at a news conference where police alleged the group was involved in five of six store robberies from October to February. Most of the robberies involved weapons or the threat of weapons.
North West Company speaks up NUNAVUT NEWS/NORTH - Amidst the outcry about high Northern food costs and the failures of the Nutrition North Canada Program, there's no doubt frustrations have been taken out on the largest Northern retailer – The North West Company – which has been accused of everything from price gouging to laughing all the way to the bank while Nunavummiut starve.
Wrapping it all up NUNAVUT NEWS/NORTH - There were no medals for Team Nunavut at the Canada Winter games but that doesn't mean there wasn't any excitement to talk about.
For the first time ever, the territory saw a team win a junior curling game at the national level as Sadie Pinksen's rink, representing the Iqaluit Curling Club, made history by beating Yukon, 8-2, on Feb. 23.
Coach Lynn Kreviazuk said it was a great feeling to finally put a notch in the win column.
Nunavut artwork finds home in England NUNAVUT NEWS/NORTH - Politicians and diplomats from around the world will get a taste of the North through Nunavut artists, thanks to the recent expansion of the high commission’s Canada House in London.
Canada House has been the home of the Canadian High Commission to the U.K. For the past 90 years.