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Arson destroys Kugaardjuq School Kugaaruk A youth was charged with arson after a fire destroyed Kugaaruk’s only school, RCMP reported March 3. “We watched it burn down,” said Kugaaruk Fire Chief Vincent Ningark, whose crew of 12 braved extreme cold to fight – sometimes with their bare hands – an overnight fire that destroyed Kugaardjuq...