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Aggu incumbent eyes the Nunavut premier's job - Nunatsiaq News

October 20, 2017 - 11:32

Nunatsiaq News

Aggu incumbent eyes the Nunavut premier's job
Nunatsiaq News
One bit of unfinished business includes an amended Education Act that died at the close of the last legislature when regular MLAs, opposed to the controversial bill, voted against debating it in committee of the whole, a necessary stage for new bills ...

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Nunavut daycare ups fees by $1 per day starting 2018 - Nunatsiaq News

October 20, 2017 - 08:08

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Nunavut daycare ups fees by $1 per day starting 2018
Nunatsiaq News
“Costs to the daycare, like any business or household in the territory, increase annually. The daycare often struggles to cover total expenses,” said the letter to parents. Aakuluk added that they also struggle to attract and retain high quality staff ...

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Nunavut Inuit org, Sabina reach deal on proposed gold mine - Nunatsiaq News

October 19, 2017 - 15:36

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Nunavut Inuit org, Sabina reach deal on proposed gold mine
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Kitikmeot Inuit Association President Stanley Anablak speaks at the annual general meeting of the organization, which took place Oct. 16 to Oct. 18 in Cambridge Bay. Near the end of the AGM, Anablak shared the news that the KIA had reached agreement on ...

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Outgoing Nunavut premier reflects on term with western Nunavut Inuit org - Nunatsiaq News

October 19, 2017 - 10:11

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Outgoing Nunavut premier reflects on term with western Nunavut Inuit org
Nunatsiaq News
These included explaining the high cost of doing government business in Nunavut to officials in Ottawa. There they didn't always know Nunavut has 25 communities, which all need infrastructure such as new schools and updated power plants, he said.

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Political newcomer wants to help Nunavut residents get back to the classroom - Nunatsiaq News

October 19, 2017 - 08:11

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Political newcomer wants to help Nunavut residents get back to the classroom
Nunatsiaq News
Main also spent three years in Cambridge Bay, the hometown of his wife Amanda, where he worked in business development for the Kitikmeot Inuit Association. Now back in Arviat, Main has a young family and works as a consultant specializing in economic ...

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NxGold Granted Water Pertmit for the Kuulu Gold Project and Provides Exploration Update on the Chicobi Gold Project - Canada NewsWire (press release)

October 19, 2017 - 06:34

NxGold Granted Water Pertmit for the Kuulu Gold Project and Provides Exploration Update on the Chicobi Gold Project
Canada NewsWire (press release)
("NxGold" or the "Company"), (NXN:TSXV) is pleased to advise that a Type B Water Licence (2BE-KUU1721) has been issued by the Nunavut Water Board in respect of the Kuulu Project in Nunavut. This licence authorizes water use and waste management ...

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Thursday's small-cap stocks to watch - The Globe and Mail

October 19, 2017 - 05:39

The Globe and Mail

Thursday's small-cap stocks to watch
The Globe and Mail
Our roundup of Canadian small-caps of between $100-million and $2.5-billion in market capitalization making news and on the move today. Pengrowth Energy Corp. (PGF-T; PGH-N) says it has an agreement to sell the "vast majority of its remaining non-core ...

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Sabina & Kitikmeot Inuit Association Announce Binding Term Sheet for Land Tenure and Inuit Benefits for the Back ... - Markets Insider

October 18, 2017 - 21:07

Sabina & Kitikmeot Inuit Association Announce Binding Term Sheet for Land Tenure and Inuit Benefits for the Back ...
Markets Insider
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. is a well-financed, emerging precious metals company with district scale, advanced, high grade gold assets in one of the world's newest, politically stable mining jurisdictions: Nunavut, Canada. Sabina released a Feasibility ...

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Sabina Gold & Silver Executes Binding Term Sheet with Kitikmeot Inuit Association for Surface Land Access - Junior Mining Network

October 18, 2017 - 16:47

Sabina Gold & Silver Executes Binding Term Sheet with Kitikmeot Inuit Association for Surface Land Access
Junior Mining Network
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. is a well-financed, emerging precious metals company with district scale, advanced, high grade gold assets in one of the world's newest, politically stable mining jurisdictions: Nunavut, Canada. Sabina released a Feasibility ...

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Iqaluit-Manirajak's election foursome agree on transitional housing - Nunatsiaq News

October 18, 2017 - 08:08

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Iqaluit-Manirajak's election foursome agree on transitional housing
Nunatsiaq News
Advance polls are open and candidates in Iqaluit-Manirajak are running full speed ahead with their campaigns for the Oct. 30 Nunavut election. The four-way race brings together incumbent MLA Monica Ell-Kanayuk, the current Inuit Circumpolar Council ...

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Advanced polls for Nunavut's election are now open in half the territory's communities - CBC.ca

October 17, 2017 - 13:48

CBC.ca

Advanced polls for Nunavut's election are now open in half the territory's communities
CBC.ca
... and others away from the territory during the election can vote via mail-in ballot, which you can get by filling out a form online. People with mobility issues can register in advance to call in their vote on the morning of Oct. 23. Nunavut's ...

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Developer delays project after uproar within Nunavut hamlet council - Nunatsiaq News

October 17, 2017 - 09:15

Developer delays project after uproar within Nunavut hamlet council
Nunatsiaq News
Workers at TBG Construction Ltd. plan to put the finishing touches on this little house, as a toilet-equipped "job shack" for its workers who want to warm up or take a break. But it won't be used until next year after the company decided to postpone ...

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Adlair Aviation lost gov't medevac contract fair and square, Nunavut judge rules - CBC.ca

October 17, 2017 - 04:59

CBC.ca

Adlair Aviation lost gov't medevac contract fair and square, Nunavut judge rules
CBC.ca
... not putting his client's best possible case forward. Bychok awarded legal costs to the Government of Nunavut at the higher of the two rates available to judges in civil court. The Government of Nunavut has 10 business days to submit a bill of its ...

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3 candidates vie to unseat incumbent Monica Ell-Kanayuk - CBC.ca

October 16, 2017 - 15:52

CBC.ca

3 candidates vie to unseat incumbent Monica Ell-Kanayuk
CBC.ca
Eegeesiak has never sat in Nunavut's legislature, but she's not without political experience. Besides her current role as chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Council, she's past president of the Qikiqtani Inuit Association (2009-2014), past president of ...

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Winter road proposal could link Nunavut and northern Manitoba - The Reminder

October 14, 2017 - 07:06

The Reminder

Winter road proposal could link Nunavut and northern Manitoba
The Reminder
“It will provide the only transportation corridor from Nunavut to the rest of Canada and it will create seasonal employment and business opportunities for business and northerners in Manitoba and Nunavut,” wrote Taptuna. A previous proposal to build a ...

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Colonialism still present in the North, NWT premier tells Arctic Circle Assembly - CBC.ca

October 13, 2017 - 15:44

CBC.ca

Colonialism still present in the North, NWT premier tells Arctic Circle Assembly
CBC.ca
"Colonialism is not entirely absent," McLeod told a standing-room only crowd of international diplomats, business leaders, media and academics at the Arctic Circle Assembly, an annual event held in Iceland to foster international dialogue about the ...

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Major convention hosted by Truro legion tackling topics that will impact veterans, youth and community - Truro Daily News

October 13, 2017 - 15:33

Major convention hosted by Truro legion tackling topics that will impact veterans, youth and community
Truro Daily News
"The purpose is for Nova Scotia/Nunavut Command to set its business strategy, policies and agenda for the next two years and elect new officers for 2015-2017," explained Trowsdale of the event that brings delegates from 106 legion branches throughout ...

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Rebranded First Air celebrates a rebirth, complains about NNI - Nunatsiaq News

October 13, 2017 - 13:10

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Rebranded First Air celebrates a rebirth, complains about NNI
Nunatsiaq News
OTTAWA—After unveiling new livery, new uniforms, new branding materials and a new catch-phrase, a reorganized First Air is ready to expand and seek new Arctic business opportunities, company officials said Oct. 12. “We are ... At the same time ...
First Air debuts bold new lookSkies Magazine (press release)

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First Air debuts bold new look - Skies Magazine (press release)

October 13, 2017 - 10:52

Skies Magazine (press release)

First Air debuts bold new look
Skies Magazine (press release)
He said the federal and Nunavut governments promote northern business, giving northern-based companies priority on contracts but not the scheduled carriers. “But this policy unfortunately does not apply to the scheduled airlines, so a lot of the time ...

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Iqaluit-Niaqunnguu voters get a pared-down three-way race - Nunatsiaq News

October 13, 2017 - 10:19

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Iqaluit-Niaqunnguu voters get a pared-down three-way race
Nunatsiaq News
Anne Crawford, a lawyer and business person who has served on the Apex District Education Authority for many years, said it's by understanding the intricate legislative process that you get things done in the territory. “Fundamentally all capital flows ...

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