The Arctic Cycle connects climate change, art

The Arctic Cycle connects climate change, art

“We must correct the global imbalances caused by the great disconnections that have grown between us.” This quote, attributed to Inuit climate change activist...
Nunavut MP opposes Canada’s federal Indigenous languages bill

Nunavut MP opposes Canada’s federal Indigenous languages bill

Nunavut’s Hunter Tootoo was the sole MP to vote against the second reading of Bill C-91, a proposed Indigenous languages law on Wednesday, Feb....
Muscles are flexed in the Arctic — but they are not Norwegian

Muscles are flexed in the Arctic — but they are not...

"The Arctic holds the highest suicide rate in the world," Tero Vauraste said. "We have to do something about that." Most attendees were prepared for...
Novatek’s Yamal LNG will face logistical challenges during the coming winter months

Novatek’s Yamal LNG will face logistical challenges during the coming winter...

Russian natural gas major Novatek is bound to face logistical challenges at its Yamal LNG operation despite ongoing efforts to streamline shipping operations. The...
Nunavut drum dancers return from Greenland with stories, knowledge

Nunavut drum dancers return from Greenland with stories, knowledge

It’s tough for Sandi Vincent to decide what her favorite performance might have been at the Katuaq Katuarpalaaq drum dancing festival in Nuuk, Greenland...
A Quebec couple sparked outrage by fleeing to a remote Yukon village to escape COVID-19

A Quebec couple sparked outrage by fleeing to a remote Yukon...

The young couple sold their possessions, picked a spot on the map, and started driving across Canada. They traveled 3,400 miles from their home in...
US to create new Arctic ambassador position

US to create new Arctic ambassador position

The Biden administration on Friday announced plans to appoint an ambassador-at-large for the Arctic region. The ambassador will work with Arctic and non-Arctic nations and...
Iqaluit sees new restrictions after confirming its first COVID-19 case

Iqaluit sees new restrictions after confirming its first COVID-19 case

Nunavut's capital, Iqaluit has its first confirmed case of COVID-19, the territory's chief public health officer announced late Wednesday night, prompting strict public health...
The Week Ahead: Mixing oil and taxes

The Week Ahead: Mixing oil and taxes

The Week Ahead is a preview of some of the events related to the region that will be in the news in the coming...
Scare tactics on sea treaty put US Arctic interests at risk

Scare tactics on sea treaty put US Arctic interests at risk

Not that it will change anything, but Canada has given the United States another good reason to abandon its outlier status and approve the...