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Our North

If living in the North has been a longtime dream of yours, well now is your chance to make that come true!
April 2016
The month of April brings many things to the North—longer days, (supposedly) warmer temperatures and, to the Up Here staff toiling away on the 8th floor of Yellowknife’s Precambrian Building, the services of Francis Tessier-Burns.
April 2016
Yellowknifer Janet Pacey is a veteran pin-haggler of the Arctic Winter Games
March 2016
That's a long way between towns, pilgrim. Photo courtesy of Marco Marder
And some advice for anyone crazy enough to try it
February 2016
Breakfast of dog sledding champions. Photo by Ralph Daily from Birmingham, United States (Blackberry Ice Cream Sandwiches [Explore]) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons from Wikimedia Commons
Musher Brian Wilmshurst on burritos, bacon, and ice cream sandwiches
February 2016
Photo by Hannah Eden/Up Here
Recipes from a 1959 Northern cookbook
February 2016
Illustration by Beth Covvey
Or why i feel guilty for having a toilet that flushes
December 2015
Or how I learned to stop worrying and (try to) trust in consensus government
December 2015
One composter's "organic residuals" are Garret Gillespie's treasure.
December 2015