Nunatsiaq News wins top prizes at Quebec community newspaper awards

Nunatsiaq News picked up an armful of awards on Saturday, June 8, at the annual Quebec Community Newspaper Association gala at the Hotel du Lac Carling in Grenville-sur-la-Rouge.

The newspaper was nominated for 15 awards this year.

“It’s a great honour to be recognized for outstanding journalism by our peers in the newspaper industry,” said Nunatsiaq News’ publisher, Michael Roberts.

Nunatsiaq News has its origins in Inuksuk, a not-for-profit newspaper that was published between 1973 and 1975 in Iqaluit. Under the name Nunatsiaq News, the paper has served eastern Arctic communities in Nunavut and Nunavik since July 1975.

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