Harper Arctic

Uncovered Franklin Wreck Was Captain's Ship: Harper

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.02.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The historic shipwreck found in the Arctic has been identified as HMS Erebus, the vessel on which Sir John Franklin himself sailed — and ma...

Harper's Vaunted Arctic Project Going Nowhere Fast

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - One of the crown jewels in the federal government's Arctic strategy is mired in a slow-moving environmental clean-up and the threat of legal ...

More Maps! Harper Announces $100-Million In Funding

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.22.2013 | Canada Politics

RANKIN INLET, Nunavut - Stephen Harper looked to strike a balance between the enormous social deficit of the Far North and the region's overwhelming r...

Harper Urged Not To 'Play Tourist'

CBC | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Politics

Liberal MP Yvonne Jones called on Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his government to help make life more affordable for people in Canada's North...

ABANDON SHIPS?!

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A new report by two independent think-tanks recommends the Harper government abandon its pet project to construct Arctic patrol ships for the...

Harper's ATV Ride Irritates Locals

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 08.24.2012 | Canada Politics

Stephen Harper's ATV ride through a "fragile ecosystem" has left some Yukon locals irritated. The prime minister posed for photos Monday sitting at...

WATCH: 'Prime Minister Of Cannibal'

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 08.21.2012 | Canada Politics

We've heard Stephen Harper called a villain, a male Margaret Thatcher and even the worst thing that's ever happened to Canada. But a cannibal? That...

Harper Loves Gold

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2012 | Canada Politics

MINTO, Yn - The prime minister says he wants to simplify rules around resource development in the North in the same way changes were made for projects...

Harper Heads To The Arctic

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.23.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is heading to the Arctic in the dead of winter to add some heft to his promise to boost aboriginal education.Ha...