Remembering Annie Pootoogook

The Inuk artist was laid to rest in Cape Dorset, Nunavut Wednesday.

Kent Driscoll
APTN National News
Annie Pootgoogook was laid to rest in Cape Dorset, Nunavut Wednesday by family and friends.

While Canada mourns an artist lost, Cape Dorset mourns for a family.

This as Ottawa police continue to investigate the suspicious circumstances around her untimely death.

 

Video Journalist / Iqaluit

Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.