Inuvik resident recycling in fashion

Ruth Wright has been teaching local elementary school students how to create outfits from recyclables for nearly 11 years.

Instead of tossing out recyclable items, one Inuvikian has been collecting valuable junk and helping local youth turn the scraps into wearable items. Ruth Wright, a volunteer worker who organizes the Artsy Fartsy Recycle Fashion Show, has been teaching elementary school students how to recycle in fashion for around 11 years now. “Earth Day is...