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Welcome to Inuvik sign
At the end of the Dempster Highway, a big sign has welcomed weary travellers to Inuvik, N.W.T., in English, Gwich'in and Inuvialuit for more than two decades. [...]
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Source: CBC North
Jim Lanier
If you think you're too old to take on a new challenge, musher Jim Lanier has some advice: 'Go for it, all you old geezers out there!' [...]
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Source: CBC North
Stormy Bradley beaded vaginas
Whitehorse artist Stormy Bradley says she hopes her art will create an open dialogue and healthy conversation. [...]
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Source: CBC North
Vitamin D
New research out of Denmark says vitamin D deficiency in newborns could be linked to a greater risk of developing schizophrenia later in life. [...]
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Source: CBC North
Royal 22e Régiment Band brass quintet
It's a first for Kuujjuaq and a first for northern Quebec. A brass quintet from the Royal 22e Régiment Band will be in the community on Wednesday to play a free concert. [...]
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Source: CBC North
Dean Evetalegak
Students who enrol enter three years of intense training, where they learn how to build a doghouse, an outhouse and finally, a fully functioning cabin. [...]
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Source: CBC North
ENR wolf kill
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources says it had gotten several reports of a wolf roaming around Detah. [...]
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Source: CBC North
Morgan Wienberg and her kids
'We've just had to sit at home because it puts ourselves at risk trying to go out and do anything,' Morgan Wienberg said Friday from Les Cayes, Haiti. [...]
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Source: CBC North
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Viviane Michel
An Indigenous women's association in Quebec has launched a petition to end discrimination in the Indian Act, which they say continues to affect Indigenous women and their descendants despite multiple amendments to the act. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Polar bear with dead seal
Nunavut's health department says trichinosis has been found in the community of Sanikiluaq — the infection is often caused by eating a worm in raw or undercooked polar bear meat. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
pe-hi-paintball
The boys were charged last fall after a couple of paintball shootings in Whitehorse. They'll go through a alternative justice program, in order to have the charges dropped. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Melissa Atkinson
Atkinson was a lawyer and a citizen of the Tr'ondek Hwech'in First Nation. She ran for Parliament in the 2015 election. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Will Hayworth and Zach McKillop
Air Tindi is hosting a celebration of life for Will Hayworth and Zach McKillop, the two pilots who died in a crash near Whati, N.W.T., in January. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Kelly Canadian
Former inmate Kelly Canadian is suing the Government of the Northwest Territories for more than $1 million for alleged sexual abuse he says he experienced while incarcerated. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Hockey Fort McMurray
An uproar in Fort McMurray over a viral video that some considered racist has led to a minor hockey team forfeiting the remainder of its season because of safety concerns. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
NWT Premier Bob McLeod
The ongoing diplomatic dispute between Canada and China over the arrest of a top Chinese tech executive has caused the Northwest Territories government to put a trade mission on hold. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Cambridge Bay hockey players Tracy Okhina and Mackenzie Otokiak
Even the lack of a rink couldn't stop the hockey spirit in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. Mould forced the shutdown of the rink in December 2017 but the minor hockey board created a ball hockey league to keep the league going. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Provincial court
The justice co-ordinator for the Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation says it is impossible to fill positions for court interpreters if they can't offer a competitive salary and loosen restrictions. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Canada Games 20150301
The Canada Winter Games kick off Friday in Red Deer, Alta., with the opening ceremonies. Here's a look at the teams from the territories headed to the competition. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North
Andy Pace
Whitehorse musher Rob Cooke, who finished the race on Thursday, is being lauded for helping guide some fellow mushers safely over Eagle Summit in whiteout conditions. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Source: CBC North