Legislative Briefs: Nunavut MLAs question ministers

Nunavut’s legislative assembly is currently sitting for the fall session, from October 23 to November 8. Justice to hire forfeiture director MLAs learned Oct. 29 that the new office where work related to the implementation of the Unlawful Property Forfeiture Act will take place awaits staff. Gjoa Haven MLA Tony Akoak stressed the made-in-Nunavut law should...
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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.