Saturday, August 17, 2019

Tag: Issue 1 – 2016

Skookum Jim Award recipient announced

NWT Darrell Beaulieu, CEO of Denedeh Investments, is the winner of the 2016 Skookum Jim Award recognizing achievement by aboriginal-owned mining businesses. The Prospectors and Developers...

Nickel mine under review

NUNAVIK The Glencore Raglan mine may still have an extended future. The Nunavik nickel mine, expected to close in 2020, is reviewing its phase two,...

Potential gold and base metals being explored

NUNAVUT An alliance between the Inuit-owned Nunavut Resource Corp. and a Sudbury, Ontario-based company, Transition Metals Corp., has turned up potential sites for gold and...

Gold claims await approval

YUKON Darrell Carey of Slinky mine in Dawson City, Yukon, has applied for a 10-year permit to mine 31 new claims on the eastern side...

Polar Bears on the Edge Heading for Extinction while Management Fails

Danish veteran, Arctic guide and traveller, Morten Jørgensen brings the reader a passionate analysis of the current status of the polar bear. In this...

The Kuujjuaq Christmas Candy Drop

“In Inuit lands, where cold Arctic winds blow, Where there are few trees and great rivers flow, A courageous young boy they called Johnny...

Kamik’s First Sled Adapted from the Memories of Matilda Sulurayok

Adapted from the memories of author and Elder Matilda Sulurayok, Kamik’s First Sled, is another adventure about Kamik, the Inuit puppy, and his owner...

Genome sequencing suggests Inuit are adapted to the Arctic

Can you remember Pokémon toys — those cute mammalian critters that appeared in everything from videogames to comics to animated television? one of the...

Two billion-year-old diamond found

NWT Rio Tinto has unveiled one of the largest diamonds ever discovered in Canada. The 187.7-carat gem-quality rough diamond, called, The Diavik Foxfire, was discovered at...

NCTR archive available to public

The National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation’s mandate is to “preserve the memory of Canada’s residential School system and legacy forever.” In november, the...