Tuesday, March 19, 2019

CHARS campus now offers tours

Polar Knowledge Canada describes the Canadian High Arctic Research Station (CHARS) as “a hub for Canadian Arctic research”. The facility specializes in...

Order of Canada medals awarded to Northerners

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, invested four northerners as Members of the Order of Canada recently...

NWT residents honoured

Three new recipients of the Order of the Northwest Territories were inducted at the Legislative Assembly building in Yellowknife on October 30.

Arctic Comedy Festival raises funds for Help Line

The Crack Up Comedy Team is pleased to announce that the first ever First Air Arctic Comedy festival in Iqaluit, Nunavut, raised...

Tourism operators recognized

The 22nd annual NWT Tourism Conference and Annual General Meeting was held in Yellow­knife, Northwest Territories, from November 6 to 8, 2018....

Arctic achievements celebrated

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, presented honours to Canadians in celebration of their incredible achievements and...

Entrepreneur caters to Northerners at home and in flight

When you meet Matti Wilkins, the first things you notice are his ginger lumberjack beard, bright blue eyes and engaging smile. This...

Exhibits feature Back River and Baker Lake artwork

Born in the Back River area north of Baker Lake, Nunavut, artist Mary Yuusipik Singaqti became well known for her wall-hangings and...

Order of Nunavik medals received

During the Makivik Gala held on November 14, 2018 in Kuujjuaq at the Katittavik Town Hall, four new recipients to the Order...

Parks Canada creates Inuktitut place names map

The Auyuittuq National Park Place Names map project started in 2014. Parks Canada held several workshops with the Inuit Knowledge Working Group for Auyuittuq...