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Life-saving tips from land-savvy survivors
February 2016
Illustration by Beth Covvey
Sometimes, in the North, you actually do have to reinvent the snowmobile.
February 2016
The only reindeer herd in the Canadian Arctic. Photo courtesy of Jason Van Bruggen/NWTT
After 100 years, reindeer in Canada’s Arctic have gone from outcasts and undesirables to tourist attractions and culinary staples. Meet the herd and the man at the forefront of a new Northern tradition.
January 2016
Photo by Hannah Eden/Up Here
It's been nearly 20 years since Yellowknife (or the NWT, for that matter) has had its own brews. For one Northerner, it's a party well worth the wait
January 2016
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The North has always been a refuge for misfits – a place of dark pasts and secret lives, a hideout for men on the run. For ages, they’ve fled to our hinterlands, taking on new names and new personas.
December 2013
Photo by Hannah Eden/Up Here
Celebrate the holidays with a genuine, Northern on-the-land feast
December 2015
Photo by Pat Kane/Up Here
Find out which Yukon bumper sticker is right for you.
December 2015
The Pellissey homestead is perched above the wide Mackenzie River. Photo by Daniel Campbell/Up Here
In today's Northwest Territories, few venture outside the comforts of a community to carve out their own lodgings. One family is breaking that mould.
December 2015
Illustration by Beth Covvey
From Scottish jigs and cheeky games to fresh jokes and new mitts, here are a few fond memories of the holidays North of 60.
December 2015
Candice Lys, left, and Nancy MacNeill are FOXY's founders. The costume-filled suitcase, known as Ruby, is a staple in their workshops. Photo by Hannah Eden
They lure teenagers with free pizza. They listen to them. Let them swear if they want to. They answer questions about sex, relationships, health and politics. And that's how Candice Lys and Nancy MacNeill are helping the North's youth face the world.
December 2015