The Jerry Cans primed for the Junos

Do not forget to tune into the Junos March 25. These are exciting times for Iqaluit’s The Jerry Cans, who have taken the territory, the country, and the world by storm over the last couple of years. Casey Lessard/NNSL photo Iqaluit’s The Jerry Cans joined comedian Mary Walsh at Iqaluit’s breakwater March 12 to make...
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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.