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Our North

Photo by Nansen Weber
A hunch that led to the discovery of the Northwest Passage and the Canada-U.S. border dispute you likely haven't heard of—welcome to the land and water of the western Arctic.
March 2017
Grise Fiord, Nunavut. Photo by Ronald Campbell
Mutiny, the magnetic North, and the search for natural resources in the northern third of Canada's Arctic islands
March 2017
Illustration by Beth Covvey
How the North really is a small town
March 2017
Illustration by Beth Covvey
A small town, a small boost in population, and an even smaller amount of internet to share
March 2017
Photo by Weronika Murray
Northern firefighters put their fitness to the test against big city departments
February 2017
Photo courtesy of the Royal Canadian Air Force
How search and rescue works in Canada’s most inhospitable clime
February 2017
With just an old lawnmower, washing machine and some chopped wood
January 2017
Illustration by Beth Covvey
And the things you wish you never found
December 2016
Illustration by Beth Covvey
How a floating home can sink under the weight of paperwork
January 2017
Photo by Patrick Kane/Up Here
Nellie Cournoyea has never shied away from a tough battle
January 2016