Kugluktuk voters opt for return to restricted alcohol access

Turnout for Monday's plebiscite tops out at 38 per cent

Kugluktuk will again restrict access to alcohol in the hamlet. In a plebiscite Monday, voters there chose to reinstate rules that limit how much alcohol a person can bring into the hamlet every two weeks. Elections Nunavut posted the results hours after the polls closed Monday night. Voter turnout was 38 per cent of eligible...

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Arctic Bay thanks head nurse

Gail Levi retired from her position as Arctic Bay's head nurse on Thursday

Dozens of Arctic Bay residents lined up for a parade to congratulate the community’s head nurse, Gail Levi, on her retirement last Thursday. Levi retired after more than 30 years of work in the North, which concluded with a line of community members holding up thank you messages. (Photo by Mark Long)