Northern News Services

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Northern News Services Ltd.
FoundedYellowknife, Northwest Territories (1972)
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Number of locations
1 main office, 5 news bureaus:
Inuvik, Hay River, Fort Simpson, Rankin Inlet, Iqaluit
Area served
Northwest Territories, Nunavut
Key people
J.W. (Sig) Sigvaldason (Publisher)
Mike Scott (General Manager)
Bruce Valpy (Editor)
Number of employees
60 (2007)
WebsiteNorthern News Services

Northern News Services (NNSL) is a news company based in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories with approximately 60 employees. It is one of the few remaining independent newspaper companies in Canada, producing all-original content with little to no reliance on syndicated news. NNSL publishes seven different papers weekly: Kivalliq News, Inuvik Drum, Dehcho Drum, Yellowknifer (Wednesday and Friday editions), News/North (Northwest Territories News/North and Nunavut News/North).

Coordinates: 62°27′08″N 114°22′07″W / 62.45222°N 114.36861°W / 62.45222; -114.36861 (Northern News Services)