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Our North

Illustration by Beth Covvey
Scenes from a surreal visit
December 2016
Photo by Ed Hardy
But in the North, it isn’t always easy to count them
November 2016
Who do you think is in charge? Writer Eva Holland and her former boss Kel Sax. Photo courtesy of Eva Holland
To survive in the bush, guns, whiskey and a good dog can’t be beat. But to make a living digging for gold you need to be a certain kind of person. Meet Kel Sax.
November 2016
Erin Freeland Ballantyne
Erin Freeland Ballantyne and the Northern take on university
September 2016
Illustration by Beth Covvey
Winner of the 2015 Sally Manning Award for aboriginal non-fiction
September 2016
Illustration by Beth Covvey
Mike Murphy’s harrowing flight during Yellowknife’s smoke-pocalypse
September 2016
Melissa Haney enjoys the view from the front. Photo courtesy Melissa Haney.
Melissa Haney’s hard work pays off
August 2016
NWT residents have grown accustomed to seeing these CL-215s overhead during the summer.
How aircraft make a difference in summer
July 2016
Photo by Chris Colbourne/Yukon News
In the North, we still live according to the laws of the wild
July 2016
Photo by Clare Kines
Arctic Bay, Nunavut
July 2016