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With breaking news, scrolling headlines, special reports on industry and content from seven Northern newspapers our website ( is a major news source. Job listings, obituaries and dozens of feature pages make it by far one of the highest traffic sites in the North.
Established in 1945, our newspapers cover 61 communities comprising the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, a 1,400.000 square mile region north of the 60th parallel.

Northern News Services community newspapers

NWT News/North
NWT News/North is circulated in all 33 NWT communities and reports on activities throughout the region. It is headquartered in Yellowknife, with other NWT bureaus in Inuvik, Simpson and Hay River and contributing writers from a number of communities . Published weekly on Mondays

Nunavut News
Nunavut News is circulated in all 28 Nunavut communities and reports on activities throughout the region. Offices in Iqaluit with  correspondents and contributing writers located in a number of Nunavut communities. Main languages are Inuktitut and English, and on occasion, Roman orthography. Published weekly on Mondays.

Kivalliq News
Kivalliq News is a bilingual Inuktitut and English newspaper serving communities in the Kivalliq region (Central Arctic). The News is based in Rankin Inlet the largest, most central community of the Kivalliq Region. Published Wednesdays.

The Yellowknifer serves the NWT’s capital city of Yellowknife, the central point for the mining industry and the true gateway to much of the North. Yellowknifer is recognized as one of the better community newspapers in Canada in its circulation class and has been a consistent winner in regional and national Better Newspaper competitions. Published twice weekly, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Inuvik Drum
This is the local paper for the Beaufort-Mackenzie Delta region of the Northwest Territories. Communities covered by the Inuvik Drum include Inuvik, Aklavik, Fort McPherson, Arctic Red River, Paulatuk, Tuktoyaktuk, Sachs Harbour & Holman Island. Published weekly on Thursdays.

NNSL Special Issues and Specialty Publications

Northern News Services Limited (NNSL) publishes the following specialty publications which are either distributed separately or in more than one NNSL publication:

Iqaluit Visitors Guide: An annual all-season guide to services and attractions in Iqaluit in an attractive full color format. A souvenir issue. February release.

Yellowknife Visitors GuideAn annual all-season guide (in two sections) to services and attractions in Yellowknife and area in an attractive full color format. A souvenir issue. April Release.

Construction in Nunavut and Northwest Territories: A report on Activity and major projects. Published in full color in both Nunavut News/North and NWT News/North. May Release.

Opportunities North: a comprehensive all-industry report covering Nunavut and Northwest Territories on an industry-by-industry basis. Opportunities North examines future prospects in the North, the market, business, investment and employment potential. A full color publication which has won numerous national awards for content. Published in both Nunavut News/North and NWT News/North. June Release.

Nunavut/NWT Mining: A feature report on the North’s number one industry. Published in full color in both Nunavut News/North and NWT News/North. November Release.

More Special issues and Features are published by individual NNSL publications. Please refer to individual publication listings: Nunavut News/NorthNWT News/NorthYellowkniferInuvik Drum, and Kivalliq News.

Many of these publications provide an extra-long shelf life, bonus circulation and intensive readership because of their special focus and attractive packaging. This list is a guide and subject to changes and additions. For specifics on deadlines, publication dates, distribution and advertising rates contact