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Dead North May Just Save Your Life

Here's our cinematic how-not-to-die guide to the end of the world (or just some really scary...

By Jessica Davey-Quantick
Feb 28
2018

It's Coming!

Here's a look at our March issue, with the Northern Enquirer and our annual readers photo...

By Up Here
Feb 27
2018
Biathlete Brendan Green. All photos courtesy International Olympic Committee

Meet Your Olympians

Canada’s North is well represented in Pyeongchang

By Herb Mathisen
Feb 09
2018
Photo courtesy of Arctic Inspiration Prize/Patrick Doyle

Big Wins For The North

As well as doling out $2 million, Arctic Inspiration Prize founders write $60-million cheque for...

By Jessica Davey-Quantick
Feb 01
2018

Free stuff!

Up Here is moving offices, and that means paring down the library

By Up Here
Dec 19
2017
Our trove of Arctic lore is looking for a good home.

For the love of history!

The rationale for saving storied Northern documents from the historical scrap heap

By Herb Mathisen
Dec 19
2017
JAMES UNGALAQ, JOHN INOOYA, AND DEREK AQQIARUQ FROM IGLULIK‘S LEGENDARY NORTHERN HAZE. PHOTO BY JESSE KUMAGAI

LISTEN: Iqaluit Rock City

A soundtrack to Nunavut Music Week

By Herb Mathisen
Dec 01
2017

Meet The Judges

The 2017 Sally Manning Award deadline is fast approaching

By Up Here
Nov 08
2017

WEB EXTRA: Putting some meat on the backbone

A Q&A with Curtis Shaw, Northwestel COO, on what the feds’ $50-million announcement means for...

By Herb Mathisen
Sep 15
2017
Slave River Paddlefest. Photo by Patrick Kane

Long Weekend, Short Notice

In the North with no plans for the next three days? We’ve got you covered

By Elaine Anselmi
Aug 04
2017