Nunavut’s first baby gives birth

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Mona Pitseolak celebrated giving birth to her daughter Tapisa just as the rest of the territory was celebrating the birth of Nunavut April 1, 1999. Mona recalls her daughter’s birth got a lot of attention then, and still does. “Everybody was looking forward to Nunavut Day,” said Mona, adding she had to be medevaced to...