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Ottawa to spend $214M on Iqaluit’s water system

Ottawa to spend $214M on Iqaluit’s water system

Canada's federal government will spend $214 million to build a new water reservoir in Iqaluit and improve the city’s water distribution system, which has...
Solar power project proposed for Nunavut’s Coral Harbor

Solar power project proposed for Nunavut’s Coral Harbor

A significant amount of renewable energy could potentially come to Coral Harbor in the future. Kivalliq Alternative Energy Ltd. gave a revised proposal on Aug....
Inuit seal harvesters hit the ground running with new Ottawa business

Inuit seal harvesters hit the ground running with new Ottawa business

It has been just over one year since ReconSeal Inuksiuti formally launched as a business, and its founders are busier than ever. Yoanis Menges, an...
How do you say ‘narcissistic’ in Inuktut? Nunavut’s government and Microsoft want to know

How do you say ‘narcissistic’ in Inuktut? Nunavut’s government and Microsoft...

After an estimated eight million words in Inuktitut and Inuinnaqtun were translated in the last fiscal year alone, Microsoft and the Government of Nunavut...
Why is there an explosion of Inuit growth in Canada outside the North?

Why is there an explosion of Inuit growth in Canada outside...

The Inuit population outside of Inuit Nunangat is growing at a faster pace than within the Inuit homeland, according to 2021 census data. But gaining...
In Nunavut, Starlink stands up to cold but service, speeds vary, users say

In Nunavut, Starlink stands up to cold but service, speeds vary,...

The satellite internet provider Starlink has survived the Arctic cold and has provided Nunavummiut with a wide range of internet speeds in the nearly...
Online project built on stories of Inuit history, traditions

Online project built on stories of Inuit history, traditions

A new project aims to bring Inuit stories to the metaverse. Founded by Greenland-based Mona Koch Madsen and Sweden’s Maxim Aljijakly, InuitPower is creating 70...
Iqaluit museum is collecting donations from Pope’s visit

Iqaluit museum is collecting donations from Pope’s visit

The Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum is seeking donations of items from the visit Pope Francis made to Iqaluit two weeks ago. The Pope visited Nunavut’s capital...
France rejects Canada’s request to extradite Rivoire

France rejects Canada’s request to extradite Rivoire

Canada’s request to have Rev. Johannes Rivoire, a Roman Catholic priest, extradited from France to stand trial in Canada has been denied by French...
Don’t feed the polar bears, Nunavut warns

Don’t feed the polar bears, Nunavut warns

Nunavut’s environment department is warning people not to feed or approach polar bears. “Polar bears are dangerous and unpredictable so it is important to always...
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