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February 2017

In This Issue

Illustration by Beth Covvey

Snow, fire, no sleep

Searching for no one in the middle of the night on a frozen bay

By Tim Edwards
Mar 01
2017
Photo by Cathie Archibould

High Hopes Silver

The Yukon's new premier, Sandy Silver, is more personality than partisan. Can he keep that up?

By Genesee Keevil
Feb 27
2017
Photos by Emily Sheff

Portrait Of An Artist

Learning about photography, art and Yukon history from one of the territory's most beloved cartoonists

By Emily Sheff
Feb 24
2017
Photo courtesy of Harold Grinde

Hoofin' It

How–and why–people still hunt on horseback in the Mackenzie Mountains

By Tim Edwards
Feb 22
2017
Illustration by Beth Covvey

In Need Of A Hero: A Storm Bigger Than A Mountain

Stories of courage and calm in the worst of times

By Elaine Anselmi
Feb 16
2017
Illustration by Beth Covvey

In Need Of A Hero: Three Steps Back And Nothing's There

Stories of courage and calm in the worst of times

By Tim Edwards
Feb 14
2017
Photo by Hannah Eden

Learning The Hard Way

What to pack and where to pack it—to stay alive

By Herb Mathisen
Feb 10
2017
Photo by Weronika Murray

Inuvik's Finest

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

By Elaine Anselmi
Feb 08
2017
Photo courtesy of the Royal Canadian Air Force

The Crisis Team

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

By Herb Mathisen
Feb 06
2017
Photo by Kristen Olesen

Freeze Frame

The winners of the 2016 Up Here Photo Contest

By Up Here
Feb 01
2017