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Adventure at the Floe Edge

The winner of our Subscriber Appreciation sweepstakes tells us about the stunning panorama of blues...

By Up Here
Sep 19
2019
Nancy Dumas (third from left) provided this pic with her letter. She never got bushed herself cooking out in those mining camps. “They had to fight to take me [back] into town”.

Out There

Letters from the September/October issue of Up Here.

By Up Here
Sep 17
2019
Snotty Nose Rez Kids entertain the crowd. PHOTOS BY UP HERE

Holy Folk!

All the sun, sand, and amazing sounds from our weekend at Folk On The Rocks.

By Up Here
Jul 15
2019
PHOTO BY JESSICA DAVEY-QUANTICK

Five Acts Not To Miss At Folk On The Rocks


Just some of the folks on the rocks to check out this weekend at #FOTR2019

By Jessica Davey-Quantick
Jul 11
2019
Nunami Sukuijainiq: A Youth Arctic Ecology Land Camp Program, 2018 Arctic Inspiration Prize Laureate. Photo: Alistair Maitland/Arctic Inspiration Prize (via Facebook)

Nominations Open For Arctic Inspiration Prize

Up to $3 million in prize money is up for grabs for Northern organizations and teams with big ideas...

By Jacob Boon
Jul 10
2019
Amber Giles, Nastania Mullin, Meegwun Giles and Mason Mullin champion the Nunavut flag. PHOTOS BY BETH BROWN

Happy Nunavut Day!

Check out these photos from the celebration in Iqaluit.

By Beth Brown
Jul 09
2019
VIA GOOGLE MAPS

From The Archives: Flying Fried Chicken And Contraband Burgers

The strange saga of fast food in the far North, '90s style.

By Georgina Bent, Lavona C. Clarke
Jul 09
2019
PHOTO COURTESY Ian McCausland

Kablusiak Shortlisted for $100,000 Sobey Art Award

The first Inuvialuk artist ever nominated for the prestigious national art prize.

By Jacob Boon
Jun 14
2019
PHOTOS BY UP HERE

Inside The Vault At The Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

A behind-the-scenes look at the museum's operations and collections before its 40th birthday...

By Jacob Boon
Jun 14
2019
Students at Attagoyuk Ilisavik in Pangnirtung cheer on the Raptors. VIA STEPHEN PARMITER

#WeTheNorth Comes North

Raptors fans across the territories are rooting on Canada's team in the NBA finals.

By Jacob Boon
Jun 11
2019