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Herb Mathisen

Ubiquitous across the North, these blue containers can be real life-savers
January 2018
SNOW WONDER:  Sitting in the jaws of a  larger-than-life snow monster at the  SnowKing castle on Yellowknife Bay.
It makes up our walls and our livelihood. It can be a muse or even our saviour. The many ways in which snow is friend not foe.
December 2017
Our trove of Arctic lore is looking for a good home.
The rationale for saving storied Northern documents from the historical scrap heap
December 2017
JAMES UNGALAQ, JOHN INOOYA, AND DEREK AQQIARUQ FROM IGLULIK‘S LEGENDARY NORTHERN HAZE. PHOTO BY JESSE KUMAGAI
A soundtrack to Nunavut Music Week
December 2017
Photo courtesy CBC Music/Cathy Irving
The Jerry Cans intend to make their success Nunavut’s success—and that’s why they’re our Northerners of the Year
November 2017
Why Goldcorp's CEO thinks his company could be in the yukon for decades
November 2017
Photo by Peter Mather
Three little known regions in the North that might hold treasures below
November 2017
The physical, psychological and financial factors that make up the value of the North’s key stone
November 2017
Final breakup of the Inuvik-Tuk ice road. Photo by Kristian Binder
An oral history of the road from Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk
November 2017
Photo courtesy Royal Newfoundland Regiment
John Shiwak of Labrador was a top marksman in WWI
November 2017