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September/October 2021

Million-dollar views. Wilderness at the doorstep. Big communal spaces to gather in. Here’s what Northerners want from their dream homes.

PHOTOS COURTESY ANDREW LATREILLE/KOBAYASHI + ZEDDA

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July/August 2021

Back in the 1940s, Yellowknifers had a few favourites when it came to canned goods.

Back in the 1940s, most northerners received food supplies once a year. A pantry favourite then was canned meat. Today fresh food from across the country arrives almost daily, but many northerners still want the security of a can or two
of Klik in the cupboard.   

PHOTOS: (LEFT) JOLLY TIME GIANT YELLOW CORN, (CENTRE) COURTESY PWNHC/2015.13.5J, (RIGHT) ILLUSTRATION BY BETH COVVEY

July/August 2021

Zaul Blondin - National Museums of Canada photo

On the 100th anniversary of Treaty 11, there’s little enthusiasm for a celebration. A descendant of two chiefs who signed the Treaty wonders if this was truly a Treaty, or just legalized thievery.

Zaul Blondin - National Museums of Canada photo