Fire at Only Grocery Store in Iqaluit

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Friday, November 9, 2018
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The only grocery store in Iqaluit suffered a major fire.

Northmart says that prices won't rise due to the fire.

The fire was in the back half of the store, the warehouse area. Iqaluit Mayor Madeleine Redfern said most of the non-perishable goods were likely destroyed.

Nearby homes were evacuated.

Crews were called to five fires in the area.

There were no injures. An investigation is underway.

The Team

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