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Niki Mckenzie and Jared Bihun are the (Culinary) Wild Ones

With caribou rillettes, grated bison heart and foraged herbs, these chefs are creating ambitious...

August 2019 Jimmy Thomson
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How To Grind Out a Business With Matthew Grogono

How a small protest to prove a point about recycling led to a business that practices and teaches...

August 2019 Jimmy Thomson
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20 Years of Trash, Recycling, And Remarkable Art

Step inside Northern Collectibles and discover an overflowing world of wonder.

August 2019 Beth Brown
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Expensive Ceramic Breaks and the Science of Heat

The technology is called electro-thermo storage, and it may help reduce the load on the Yukon’s...

August 2019 Amy Kenny
Steve and Bonnie MacKenzie-Grieve have been growing produce since the early 2000s. PHOTO: CATHIE ARCHBOULD

Meet Mr. and Mrs. Plow: Steve and Bonnie MacKenzie-Grieve

It started as a hobby farm, something for fun. Today, it supplies fresh produce to Yukoners by the...

August 2019 Rhiannon Russell
"I think everybody can sing. That being said, some of us sing like Leonard Cohen and we have a range of five or six notes."

In Concert

As the conductor of Yellowknife’s Aurora Chorealis choir, Margo Nightingale’s love of music is self...

August 2019 Beth Brown
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How Bullocks Bistro Keeps Reelin’ Them In

At Bullocks Bistro it's all about fresh fish. And butter. Lots of butter.

August 2019 Jessica Davey-Quantick
“It's been an arduous journey,” opening the North's first private pot shop, says owner Jordi Mikelie-Jones. PHOTO CATHIE ARCHBOULD

Catching Up With The Joneses

Jeremy Jones and Jordi Mikelie-Jones opened the first private-retail cannabis shop North of 60 this...

August 2019 Beth Brown
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The Air Up There

Northern airlines face a host of challenges. High fuel costs. Staffing shortages. Intense...

June 2019 Jimmy Thomson
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Kings Of The Nighttime World

Aurora tour operators in Yellowknife have turned their city into the aurora capital of the world....

June 2019 Jimmy Thomson