Female election candidate's promotional material defaced at prominent Iqaluit intersection NUNAVUT NEWS/NORTH - Only one woman put her name forward for election as Qikiqtani Inuit Association president. It was nothing new for Meeka Kilabuk, the Baffin Inuit organization's president from 2000 to 2001. But nothing prepared her for an election day incident that will resonate with women across the territory.
Volume chews up funding increase
for Nutrition North -- food retailer NUNAVUT NEWS/NORTH - An additional $11.3 million in funding for 2014-2015 for the Nutrition North Canada program announced Nov. 21 will address already existing volume increases in the program but not actual subsidy rates, said Derek Reimer, director of business development for The North West Company.
Grise Fiord makes sport history NUNAVUT NEWS/NORTH - It was a fairy tale ending with a sports twist when badminton players from Grise Fiord made history by taking home their first ever sport banner.
It was in great numbers that badminton enthusiasts flocked to Iqaluit for the Pan Territorial Tournament
Sweetest Kulu crawls to notoriety NUNAVUT NEWS/NORTH - With comforting words told to a newborn baby and drawings of Arctic animals alongside a bundled up Inuit child, it is no wonder Sweetest Kulu was named the best bedtime picture book of the year by Huffington Post.