Aivilik MLA Netser acclaimed to Nunavut cabinet

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In a process that took no more than five minutes, Nunavut MLAs acclaimed Aivilik MLA Patterk Netser to cabinet Oct. 2. “I’m excited to help the government move forward on our mandate,” said Netser. Netser joins cabinet after a year of drama since the territorial election in October 2017, during which time Paul Quassa was...
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Michele LeTourneau
Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following a very short stint as a communications officer with the Government of the Northwest Territories, Michele spent a decade at a community-based environmental monitoring board in the mining industry, where she worked with Inuit, Chipewyan, Tlicho, Yellowknives Dene and Metis elders to help develop traditional knowledge and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit contributions for monitoring and management plans. She rejoined NNSL and moved to Iqaluit in May 2014 to write for Nunavut News. Michele has received a dozen awards for her work with NNSL.