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Illustration Beth Covvey

Second-hand, Firsthand

On the important role Iqaluit's thrift shop plays in the life cycle of stuff

December 2017 Beth Brown
Illustration by Beth Covvey

Documenting Depravity

One man's insatiable appetite after 57 days on the Barrens

November 2017 Daniel Campbell
Believe it or not, southern students are coming North to further their education. Photo courtesy Yukon College

Go North, Young Mind

Outdoor adventure and the promise of jobs bring southern students to the territories

October 2017 Herb Mathisen
Long-time resident-picker Al Shearing finds a seat and takes a break from rummaging at the Yellowknife dump. All photos courtesy Amy C. Elliott

For The Love Of Trash

A film that finds the beating heart of a town at its dump

October 2017 Herb Mathisen
The writer travels 30 years back in time. James Stobbs

A Day At The Races

On the counter-intuitive thrill of dog-powered biking

October 2017 Katharine Sandiford

Sourdough Academy

Cheechakos now earn Yukon’s top title the modern way

September 2017 Katharine Sandiford
Illustration by Beth Covvey

Through A Bird’s Eyes

The wisdom in silence at a Whitehorse camp for kids

September 2017 Katharine Sandiford
Photo by Daniel Campbell

The Bush Philosopher

Seeing the forest for the trees with Wes Pellissey

July 2017 Daniel Campbell
Crowd at Folk on the Rocks 2016. Photo by Hannah Eden

A Guide To The North’s Music Festivals

Insights from a festival-goer who nearly hit them all last year

June 2017 Elaine Anselmi
Illustration by Beth Covvey

Honing My Craft

Or how I failed a driving test on a wide-open lake

June 2017 Elaine Anselmi