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More Inuktut language training and less language shaming in Nunavut, these are among the key areas likely to be tackled by the new Savikataaq government. “Even in this House myself here … I've felt little because I don't speak Inuktitut. I know it's not an excuse and it's not even really [...]
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
Source: Nunatsiaq News
Integrated Supports for Yukon Youth office
The Yukon Party and Yukon NDP say they want to know the truth about why the Supports for Yukon Youth office was shut down. [...]
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
Source: CBC North
When delegates to the Inuit Circumpolar Council head to the annual general assembly in Utqiaġvik, Alaska next month and vote for a new executive, they will have a choice of three Canadians who want lead the organization that represents Inuit internationally until 2022. The call for nominations for the positions of [...]
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
Source: Nunatsiaq News
Wild Boar
Wild boar have made their way to Northern Alberta and British Columbia, and environment experts say they can wreak havoc on wildlife [...]
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
Source: CBC North
St. Anne's residential school
There were more than 130 residential schools in operation across Canada between the 1870s and 1996. [...]
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
Source: CBC North
Archers
The twang of bowstrings and the swish of arrows flying through the air rung out at the Yellowknife ski club this weekend. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Archers
The twang of bowstrings and the swish of arrows flying through the air rung out at the Yellowknife ski club this weekend. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Amanda Williams and Magnum
Amanda Williams won Best in Show with Magnum, her three-year-old standard poodle. They're just one winner at this weekend's Yukon Kennel Club dog show in Whitehorse. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Amanda Williams and Magnum
Amanda Williams won Best in Show with Magnum, her three-year-old standard poodle. They're just one winner at this weekend's Yukon Kennel Club dog show in Whitehorse. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Modena Autut
Wildlife - from lazy bears to curious eagles - take centre stage in your best reader photos of the week. Check out your best photos from the N.W.T., Nunavut, and the Yukon. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Modena Autut
Wildlife - from lazy bears to curious eagles - take centre stage in your best reader photos of the week. Check out your best photos from the N.W.T., Nunavut, and the Yukon. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Gene Ouellette
From tiny fish to huge kayak skirts, people from across the N.W.T, including CBC staff, share their best memories of their dads. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Gene Ouellette
From tiny fish to huge kayak skirts, people from across the N.W.T, including CBC staff, share their best memories of their dads. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Shiri MacPherson and Ashley MacDonald
The YWCA's GirlSpace leadership program, which is open to girls aged eight to 17, is designed to be a safe space where young women can grow and feel respected. Shiri MacPherson is the first person to complete all nine years of it. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Shiri MacPherson and Ashley MacDonald
The YWCA's GirlSpace leadership program, which is open to girls aged eight to 17, is designed to be a safe space where young women can grow and feel respected. Shiri MacPherson is the first person to complete all nine years of it. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
William Mianscum
William Mianscum says health care workers should be educated about the Indigenous patients they serve. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
William Mianscum
William Mianscum says health care workers should be educated about the Indigenous patients they serve. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Dig1
A group of First Nations students are getting a chance to dig up their ancestral past while taking part in an archaeology project near Cluny, Alta. The goal is to help the young people reconnect with their history at the source. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Dig1
A group of First Nations students are getting a chance to dig up their ancestral past while taking part in an archaeology project near Cluny, Alta. The goal is to help the young people reconnect with their history at the source. [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Source: CBC North
Grizzly bear
Staff and animals at the Yukon Wildlife Preserve in Whitehorse are safe after a surprise visit from some local grizzly bears earlier this week. [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Source: CBC North