Communities get ready to vote in hamlet elections

Nunavummiut across the territory, except in Iqaluit, will soon go to the polls to choose political leaders at the local level. Hamlet elections are scheduled for Dec. 4, Dec. 11 and Dec. 12, depending on the community. Additions to council have been decided by acclamation in Arctic Bay, Kimmirut and Naujaat. In other communities, there...
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Derek Neary has been reporting on developments in the North for 18 years. When he's not writing for Nunavut News, he's working on Northern News Services' special publications such as Opportunities North, NWT & Nunavut Mining, Construction and Degrees of Success. Derek's passion lies in human interest stories and he's indebted to those who share their struggles and triumphs. Derek has won more than a dozen journalism awards and has a bachelor of journalism degree from the University of King's College.