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Our North

Photo by Tawna Brown

To Connect To The World

Escape, invasion, industry and affordability—a road means many things in the North, but mostly it...

April 2017 Herb Mathisen
Pangnirtung, Nunavut, a runway runs through it. Photo by Michael H. Davies

The Observers

From their stations at Northern community airports, observers have their eyes on the sky

April 2017 Herb Mathisen
Photo courtesy Leo Karetak

Life On The Arctic Sea

The view from aboard a resupply ship

April 2017 Elaine Anselmi
Eider duck

Meet Your Arctic Archipelago: The East

Arts, crafts, birds and a quick history lesson on the Eastern Arctic.

March 2017 Up Here
Photo by Nansen Weber

Meet Your Arctic Archipelago: The West

A hunch that led to the discovery of the Northwest Passage and the Canada-U.S. border dispute you...

March 2017 Elaine Anselmi
Grise Fiord, Nunavut. Photo by Ronald Campbell

Meet Your Arctic Archipelago: The North

Mutiny, the magnetic North, and the search for natural resources in the northern third of Canada...

March 2017 Herb Mathisen
Illustration by Beth Covvey

I’ll Be Seein’ You

How the North really is a small town

March 2017 Elaine Anselmi
Illustration by Beth Covvey

Logging On In Gjoa Haven

A small town, a small boost in population, and an even smaller amount of internet to share

March 2017 Eva Holland
Photo by Weronika Murray

Inuvik's Finest

Northern firefighters put their fitness to the test against big city departments

February 2017 Elaine Anselmi
Photo courtesy of the Royal Canadian Air Force

The Crisis Team

How search and rescue works in Canada’s most inhospitable clime

February 2017 Herb Mathisen