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The State of the Economies

Nunavut keeps growing at a dizzying pace; the Northwest Territories wants to know why you left;...

January 2015 Herb Mathisen

We’re Closer Than You Think

Seven Northern mining exploration projects that aren’t so high-maintenance.

May 2014 Herb Mathisen
Pingos dot the landscape along the road winding south out of Tuktoyaktuk. Ryan Yakeleya, an E. Gruben's employee, drives a grader toward the Tuk-Inuvik highway worksite. Photo by Angela Gzowski

Making The High Road

There's a highway being built to the Arctic Ocean. Finally, the national dream of 'coast...

December 2013 Tim Edwards
Photo by Angela Gzowski

Reinventing The Press

Northern newspapers are surviving and even thriving in the Internet age

July 2013 Herb Mathisen
Photo by Dave Brosha

ARCHIVES: The Murders In The Mine

Eighteen months on the picket line. Thirty-eight kilos of explosives. Nine men dead. 20 years...

September 2012 Katherine Laidlaw