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Illustration by Beth Covvey

Last Ditch Effort

On becoming the master and commander of your backpack

June 2018
Language learning and teaching has long been a priority of the Gwich’in Social and Cultural Institute. These Gwich’in terms are from their dictionary, prepared in 2003. Photo by Peter Mather

Finding The Words

Indigenous languages are in decline. Every single one. But across the North, teachers and learners...

June 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Images by Inuktitut ilinniaqta

Setting A Standard

Neglected by governments for decades, Inuktut has taken a backseat to English. Now Inuit across...

June 2018 Kassina Ryder
Photos by Steven Lonsdale

Like Ataata, Like Irni

A Gen X Inuk father teaches his Millennial son to hunt seal

June 2018 Steven Lonsdale

Creating A Healthy Alternative

What a $1-million prize will do for an NWT Indigenous wellness project

June 2018 Jessica Davey-Quantick
Illustration by Beth Covvey

Meat And Greet

Filling your plate at the Outfitters Ball. And then trying to fit in.

June 2018 Karen McColl
"Why must I be a western tanager in love?"                                                    BACKGROUND PHOTO FRAN HURCOMB

Spring Is For The Birders

Here's why you should pack binoculars for your trip to Yellowknife.

May 2018 Elaine Anselmi

The Bird

Runner up for the Sally Manning Award for Indigenous Creative Non-Fiction

May 2018 Jamesie Fournier
Illustration by Beth Covvey

Stuck In The Overflow

What to do when your Ski-Doo becomes a Sea-Doo

May 2018 Dwayne Wohlgemuth
Joe Hess, owner of Nunavut Country Food. Photo by Herb Mathisen

Keeping Stock

Joe Hess and Iqaluit’s one-stop country food shop

April 2018 Herb Mathisen