Feds deliver funding for entrepreneurs and education

Minister of Natural Resources Amarjeet Sohi, in Iqaluit for a federal, provincial and territorial Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference, also made two separate funding announcements on behalf of Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and the Minister responsible for CanNor Navdeep Bains. Sohi first appeared with Kakivak Association vice chairperson Annie Quirke, where he...
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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.