Three candidates are in the running to represent the Tununiq riding in the Nunavut legislature. From left: incumbent David Qamaniq, Joshua Arreak and Karen Nutarak. (Images courtesy of Elections Nunavut)
Incumbent up against Pond Inlet's mayor and an award-winning educator and entrepreneur
In the lead-up to the Oct. 25 territorial elections, Nunatsiaq News is publishing snapshots of the races. Look for articles with “Nunavut votes” in the headline. In the riding of Tununiq where the Mary River mine expansion project has been a hot-button issue, voters will have to decide between three candidates this territorial election. Tununiq...
Advanced polling stations are open across Nunavut until Oct. 21. Nunavummiut can vote at their local ridings’ returning officer’s offices until then. Advanced poll numbers will be posted next week, before the general election takes place on Oct. 21. (Photo by Mélanie Ritchot)