An excerpt from Fran Hurcomb’s upcoming book Chasing Fish: a History of Commercial Fishing on Great Slave Lake, released Fall 2022.
Photo from NWT Archives/Bart Hawkins/N-1992-254-0094
Nicole Mitchell and Zach Biggar both work full-time jobs. They also run a home-based business, making and selling fresh bagels. It takes a bit of juggling, but the side hustle is paying off in more ways than they expected.
Photo by Aaron Tambour
Real estate markets are hot, with demand outstripping supply in major centres. A case study from Yellowknife shows just how complicated the situation—and its solutions—can be.
Photo and Story by Bill Braden
Conceived to slow the invasion of the English language into Northern homes, the Inuit Broadcasting Corporation celebrates 40 years of bringing Inuit–and Inuit life–to the screen.
Photos courtesy of Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
How we won the Yellowknife canoe lottery...in Hay River.
Illustration by Beth Covvey
In the North, the land has long supported the people who live on it, who use plants and animals for food, clothing, shelter, medicine and more, including ornaments and spiritual purposes.
Photo from Adobe Stock
The world has survived times at least as difficult as the present. But that’s not the issue. Our challenge today is whether we will let complacency rule the future.
Adobe Stock/photo illustration