arctic news

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Tishna Marlowe
Tishna Marlowe is said to be the first Indigenous designer to participate in the Cosmopolitan Fashion Week in Montreal. [...]
Sat, Nov 09, 2019
Source: CBC North
Caroline Cochrane
Ambe Chenemu says he is at a crossroads, faced with a decision many northerners have had to make at some point while living here — to stay or to leave. [...]
Sat, Nov 09, 2019
Source: CBC North
knife trial evidence
The closing arguments in the murder trial of a Fort Good Hope man were heard Friday in N.W.T. Supreme Court. [...]
Sat, Nov 09, 2019
Source: CBC North
Kowisa Arlooktoo
Kowisa Arlooktoo's voice is one people across Nunavut and Northern Quebec have been waking up to every weekday for more than a decade — he reads the day's news in Inuktitut. [...]
Sat, Nov 09, 2019
Source: CBC North
student exchange
As a part of a youth exchange program through Experiences Canada, 11 students from Chief Julius School in Fort McPherson, N.W.T., visited Ratihente High School in Kanesatake, Que. [...]
Sat, Nov 09, 2019
Source: CBC North
hi-airnorth-737-combi
Air North will start running a new direct flight between Yellowknife and Vancouver in mid-January, according to Air North spokesperson Ben Ryan. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
Brioni Connolly
The Yukonstruct makerspace in Whitehorse has filed a petition to Yukon Supreme Court to remove The Poor Creature café from its Whitehorse headquarters. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
Baffinland Iron Mines
Today was supposed to mark the start of a community round table in Pond Inlet for expansion of the Mary River Mine. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
Peanut butter
Anyone with unpaid parking fines at the University of Alaska's Anchorage campus has the option to reduce or cover the cost of their tickets with peanut butter and jelly. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
TSB Air Taxi Operations 20191107
Small-aircraft operators in Canada have fallen into a trap of accepting too many safety risks and it has to stop before more people are killed or injured, the Transportation Safety Board warned Thursday. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
RCMP
A 31-year-old man from Leduc, Alta., is facing several charges after what RCMP describe as 'episodes of property theft and night-time activity occurrences' in Hay River, N.W.T., over the past week. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
OBIT Fentie 20190830
Former Yukon premier Dennis Fentie, who died in August, will be remembered Friday at a memorial service in Whitehorse. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
MA Chartrand
The ice may look solid, but emergency officials are warning Yukoners to be wary. M.A. Chartrand learned that the hard way last week. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
CYBER-ATTACK/
As the Nunavut government recovers from a recent ransomware strike on its computer network, the Northwest Territories government says it constantly monitors for cyber threats. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
colten mcneely accused
The judge presiding over the trial of a Fort Good Hope man accused of murder has seen and heard all of the evidence available to determine his verdict. Colten McNeely was the last witness to testify at his trial and the one who spent the most time in the witness [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
cyber generic
The government of Nunavut is checking every individual computer in Iqaluit for the ransomware virus. A spokesperson said the computers will be collected and worked on at Community of Government Services warehouse. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
hi-police-tape852
CBC News reviewed more than 50 criminal cases over the past five years where judges found that police officers had given false or misleading testimony, and the case against the accused fell apart. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
Whitehorse armed robbery suspects
Two males, one of whom was brandishing what RCMP describe as a 'wooden table leg,' are being sought in connection with an armed robbery at a Whitehorse gas station early Wednesday morning. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
Steven Alexander McLaughlin
RCMP in Yukon say Steven Alexander McLaughlin of Carcross is wanted on a Yukon-wide warrant for alleged assault and firearms offences. [...]
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
Source: CBC North
Commissioners Qajaq Robinson and Michele Audette
A former commissioner from the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls is urging institutions that received referral letters from the inquiry to reach out to grassroots organizations and Indigenous groups to figure out how to take action. [...]
Thu, Nov 07, 2019
Source: CBC North