Nunavut

Vandals struck the Cambridge Bay Elders Palace Tuesday and were cleaning it up all day Wednesday, said the hamlet’s chief administrative officer, Marla Limousin. (Hamlet of Cambridge Bay/Facebook)

Cambridge Bay elders’ gathering place vandalized

A gathering place for Cambridge Bay’s elders was trashed on Tuesday when…

  • Aug 3, 2021

 

The sun sets over Iqaluit, Nunavut, on Monday, Oct. 26, 2020. Nunavut’s chief public health officer says people living in the territory will no longer be required to wear masks starting Friday, but he says they are still strongly encouraged. (Emma Tranter/Canadian Press)

Nunavut to drop its mask mandate Friday

IQALUIT, Nunavut — Nunavut’s chief public health officer says people living in…

 

A ship leaves Baffinland Iron Mines Corp.’s port at Milne Inlet. (Nunatsiaq News file/Courtesy Baffinland Iron Mines Corp.)

Noting fewer narwhal, North Baffin hunters ask Baffinland not to break ice

Hunters from Pond Inlet are asking Baffinland Iron Mines Corp. not to…

  • Jul 5, 2021

 

NDP MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq rises in the House of Commons, in Ottawa on May 13, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

‘Unacceptable’ that Inuk MP felt unsafe in House of Commons, Miller says

OTTAWA—It’s a “sad reflection” on Canada that an Inuk MP feels she’s…

NDP MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq rises in the House of Commons, in Ottawa on May 13, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

The North’s way of life is no match for social media’s prudish algorithms

Northerners now find their cultures under a new kind of puritan scrutiny