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Our Lady of Victory Church, often called the Igloo Church...

wikipedia - 14 Sep 2016
Our Lady of Victory Church, often called the Igloo Church, is located on Mackenzie Road in downtown Inuvik, Northwest Territories, Canada. It serves a Catholic parish of the Diocese of Mackenzie-Fort Smith. It was established in the mid-1950s, around the time Inuvik was being built; the church was opened and consecrated in 1960 after two years of construction.
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

Our Lady of Victory Church

Atlas Obscura - 18 Aug 2017
Our Lady of Victory Church was designed to resemble a large igloo, a temporary Inuit hunting shelter made of blocks of snow. It's located nearly 125 miles north of the Arctic Circle in Inuvik, one of Canada's most northerly towns.
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

Inuvik Community Greenhouse

Atlas Obscura - 21 Aug 2017
In an old hockey rink in Inuvik, Canada, a smorgasbord of crops grows within the country's most northerly commercial greenhouse. Fruits, vegetables, and flowers flourish beneath the glow of the midnight sun, protected from the harsh Arctic elements.
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

New bishop ordained for Canada's North

The Catholic Register - 22 Mar 2018
Hansen, who was formerly pastor of Our Lady of Victory Parish in Inuvik, was appointed by Pope Francis in December and succeeds Bishop Mark Hagemoen, who was appointed Bishop of Saskatoon. Hansen was born and raised in Alberta before joining the ...
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

St. Hallvard's Church and Monastery

Atlas Obscura - 27 Sep 2017
The church, which is the home base for the country's largest Roman Catholic parish, is named after the city's guardian saint. Unlike most churches, where the highest point of the interior rises above the building's center, St. Hallvard's ceiling swoops ...
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Great Bear Lake

Atlas Obscura - 06 Apr 2017
An old prophecy says that Great Bear Lake, a massive and largely untouched Arctic lake in Canada's Northwest Territories, is where the world's peoples will travel for relief when the rest of the planet becomes unlivable.
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Time for some serious thought about Inuvik's future

CBC.ca - 12 Nov 2014
It's the sad condition of the church's paint job that catches the eye, that tells you something is wrong. Once bright white, it is now weathered and grey in the winter light, streaked and peeling, leaving the building looking poor and vaguely abandoned ...
our lady of victory church (inuvik)


Atlas Obscura - 01 Sep 2017
Though they look like giant clay beehives, these structures in the deserts of Persia were used to make something much more needed and much harder to come by there than honey in ancient times: ice.
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

Grave of the Mad Trapper of Rat River

Atlas Obscura - 20 May 2016
In these days of forgone privacy and hi-tech forensics, it's rare to find a high-profile criminal case that is still unsolved, but such is the case of the mysterious Mad Trapper of Rat River who rolled into the Canadian wilderness out of nowhere and ...
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

NACC presents: Guy Davis

My Yellowknife Now - 28 Sep 2015
GUY DAVIS One of the most important blues artists of his time. Inuvik (Our Lady of Victory Church) – Mon Oct 12 @ 7:30pm. Norman Wells (Dennis Drolet Memorial Community Hall) – Wed Oct 14 @ 7:30pm. Hay River (Riverview Cineplex) – Fri Oct 16 @ 7: ...
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

Ragged Ass Road

Atlas Obscura - 27 May 2014
The controversial length of road known as Ragged Ass Road got its name from a couple of drunk prospectors before the city simply gave in and made it official but its original name wasn't much better.
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Highway will complete Canada's road network from coast to coast

Toronto Star - 15 Feb 2016
For a half century and more, an all-weather Inuvik-to-Tuktoyaktuk Highway has been imagined, proposed, talked about in the Northwest Territories. Call it Jack Kerouac on the tundra, the chance to get on the road year-round and drive across a part of ...
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

John Terrick July 7 1949 June 9 2018 (age 68)

NecrologieCanada - 12 Jun 2018
Prayers will be offered on Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the Sneath-Strilchuk – McCreary Chapel, McCreary, MB Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 15th at 11:00 AM from Our Lady of the Nativity Roman Catholic Church, McCreary, MB
our lady of victory church (inuvik)

Angie Maria Pires 2018

NecrologieCanada - 15 May 2018
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30 Street SE, Calgary) on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. To express condolences, please visit: www.mountainviewmemorial.ca. Nos plus sincères sympathies à la ...

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