James McCarthy

Alaska dunks NWT again

Both of the NWT's basketball teams at the 2016 Arctic Winter Games knew that the road to gold would be paved through Alaska. Problem was The Last Frontier put up a big roadblock this time around.

Team NWT kicks to gold

It was expected to be a struggle for Team NWT at the 2016 Arctic Winter Games this time around. After all, no speedskating meant the ulu count wouldn't look as good, as in past years speedskating had provided around one-third of the uluit for Team NWT.

Ulus a-plenty for Team Nunavut

James McCarthy/NNSL photoMarcus Kokak of Kugluktuk concentrates on his serve during table tennis action at the 2016 Arctic Winter Games on March 8. Seems th...

The countdown is officially on

When Greg Rowe arrived in Nuuk for the start of the 2016 Arctic Winter Games, he saw the countdown clock outside the visitor's centre. It read all zeros. That's when he knew the clock had started for his work to begin.

Ulu wins continue in Greenland

Slowly but surely, Team NWT has found some success at the 2016 Arctic Winter Games in Nuuk, Greenland. End of day Wednesday, the team had hit the podium 22 t...

NWT mines more gold

Walter Strong/NNSL photo Nuuk, Greenland - March 8, 2016 - Inuvik's Underwood Day won the junior boys two-foot high kick in Nuuk with a personal best of 7 feet...

Inuvik jumps into competition

Walter Strong/NNSL photoNuuk, Greenland - March 8, 2016 - Inuvik's James Day nails a 124 cm kneel jump during open men's competition. Walter Strong/NNSL ph...