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CBC News: Northbeat has the North covered

NorthbeatAn experienced news team tell the stories that matter to Northerners, giving them the information they need to know to navigate life in the North. Every weeknight, we go beyond the headlines, take the pulse of the north, and reflect its diversity.

From news and special series, to weather and entertainment, CBC News: Northbeat is your guide to life in the Yukon, NWT and Nunavut — across Canada and around the world.

Our host Randy Henderson has been with CBC for 33 years — 10 years in Iqaluit hosting the morning radio show and 20 years hosting the morning show in Yellowknife. Randy has spent the last three years hosting Northbeat the supper hour TV show.

Randy recently accepted an RTDNA award on behalf of CBC Northbeat for best TV newscast in the west (small market/Prairie region).

CBC News: Igalaaq

IgalaaqCBC News: Igalaaq brings you the day's news in the Inuktitut language every evening at 6:00 PM Eastern time (4:00 p.m. MT). Viewers from Nunavut and the Northwest Territories are kept up to date by daily current events and news from the Inuit world.

Hailing from Resolute Bay, NU, Madeleine Allakariallak first joined CBC North in 1997 as a reporter. After spending two years as a reporter, she took over the Nunavut Radio One morning show, Qulliq, where she spent six years as the show's host in Iqaluit.

Following her time with CBC North, Madeleine moved to Winnipeg to host/produce the nightly newscast and a weekly news magazine program with APTN. Wanting to return to Nunavut, she assumed the position of Policy Advisor, Economic and Business Development for Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. Most recently, Madeleine was the Executive Assistant to the former Premier of Nunavut, Eva Aariak.

Madeleine re-joins CBC North as the second host in Igalaaq's history.

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