On this week’s news round-up, we bring you some of your most read stories from Eye on the Arctic this week:
-Canada unveils the design of a new medal created to honour those who’ve made a difference in the Arctic.
-A report by Canada’s Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources paints a dire picture of the energy challenges facing the country’s northern territories.
-Russia explores a new law that would allow only Russian flagged ships in its Arctic waters.
-Arctic expert Mia Bennett looks at the future of fisheries in the Arctic Ocean .
-Sweden’s Foreign Minister Margot Wallström lashes out at Russia for strained bilateral relations
That’s all from us for this week. We’ll be back on Monday with more stories and newsmakers from across the North.
Write to Eilís Quinn at eilis.quinn(at)cbc.ca