Russia, Russia, Russia.
It’s in the news these days for reasons we’re all aware of, but there’s also the FIFA World Cup happening there right now and there are always stories from the biggest sporting spectacle going today. Who am I cheering for, you may ask? Read More
If there was any backroom conspiracy to bring down former premier Paul Quassa, cabinet wasn’t part of it, says the politician who succeeded him. Read More
“Conspiracy” and “coup” are the words Paul Quassa chooses when he reflects on his removal from the highest office in the Government of Nunavut.
There were power-hungry cabinet ministers coveting the premier’s seat and MLAs thirsting for a cabinet position, and that’s what led to his downfall, he told Nunavut News.
“I knew there were some who want to be premier, (others) who wanted to become a minister so badly that they would do anything,” Quassa said. Read More
While it’s still a ways from completion, the sight of the new arena taking shape in Rankin Inlet has the community excited over the arrival of the long-awaited multi-purpose facility. Read More
When three Newfoundland and Labrador men heard of the CanInfra Challenge back in January, they decided to go for it. Read More
It is my hope that my story helps Inuit who are trying to find their biological parents. Read More
Iqaluit’s Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory has been named the winner of the inaugural Kenojuak Ashevak Memorial Award. Read More
A Taloyoak woman charged with animal cruelty following the death of a puppy says she’s been falsely accused and her life has become increasingly difficult since the criminal allegation has been made public.
Karen Nanook, 41, says she has lost a job opportunity as a result of facing one count of causing unnecessary suffering to an animal. “Social media is making me look like a monster,” Nanook said. Read More
It was a win 44 years in the making for the Washington Capitals and a win 13 years in the making for Alexander the Great. Read More
Joe Savikataaq stepped into unseated Premier Paul Quassa’s shoes after an unprecedented vote of non-confidence June 14.
The Arviat South MLA was pronounced premier after two rounds of voting. Fellow Kivalliq MLAs Patterk Netser and Lorne Kusugak were also in the running. Read More
A 29-year-old Iglulik man faces multiple charges after two youths in Iqaluit were allegedly approached by an individual seeking sexual services in exchange for payment on June 12. Read More
Seven months after being elected premier after one round of votes, Paul Quassa will see MLAs debate and vote on whether he should be stripped of his powers June 14. Read More
Students at Tuugaalik High School closed out their school year by enjoying the blend of traditional-and-modern programming the school has become well-known for in Naujaat this past month. Read More
Sea ice in Cambridge Bay and Kugluktuk is lasting for shorter periods, according to research by a university students. Read More
The relatively few works by the late Taloyoak artist Karoo Ashevak continue to be coveted, proven by a successful $90,000 auction bid on May 29 for one of his sculptures. Read More
Steven Lonsdale had a plan – graduate high school at age 17, attend Nunavut Sivuniksavut for a year, and jump over to Nunavut Arctic College’s Environmental Technology Program (ETP). Read More
OOLOO! OOLOO! INUIN NAMAINNAKTUT IKALUKTUTIAMI. TINGMIAN TIKINMIYUT. KIHIMI ANURAINNAKTUK NUNAKPUT. APUINNAKLU. MAHAKNIAKKUK KILAMINNUAK. INUIN SIKIITUUKTUT HULI TINGMIAKHIUKTUT. IKALUKTUTIAMI APKUTIT IMMANGNIALIKMIYUT.
OOLOO! OOLOO! Big hello from the island of smiling wind-tanned faces of Cambridge Bay.
Planning for a beluga and seal hunt using only harpoons and spears and catching ducks with nets, Don Ayalik was ready to teach his protege and close friend Jeremy Tremblay more traditional skills. Read More
Over a two-year period, Bart Hanna spent many days creating and refining the details of his Sedna carving in his Iglulik workshop, only to find his artwork shattered on the floor one day in May. Read More
Honestly, can we stop with all this crap about an actual monster living in Loch Ness? Read More