Iqaluit water re-supply a success

The City of Iqaluit has successfully re-filled Lake Geraldine, its fresh water reservoir, a project begun in August. “The task force has completed its main objective of filling the reservoir to ensure an adequate supply of water is available for the winter months,” stated the city’s communications manager Andrea Spitzer in an e-mail. “The task...
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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.