CBC North and the Inuvik Drum are co-hosting a virtual candidates forum Thursday night ahead of the Oct. 18 election. Watch it live on Facebook.
The Nunavik Regional Board of Health and Social Services Kangirsuk reached a red alert level starting Saturday night, after a positive case of COVID-19 was identified in the community of about 500.
Yukon Communicable Disease Control said the case is linked to the Grade 5b class at the school. A COVID-19 case connected to the same class was announced last week Tuesday.
A letter from the Harry Camsell Elementary School's principal, Carolyn Carroll, said contact tracing is underway and exposure notifications have been sent out after some staff and students were exposed to a positive case of COVID-19.