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Leela Gilday. Courtesy Shawna McLeod

'You've got to love the music'

Leela Gilday proves coming home can take you to new places

October 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Josh Qaumariaq. Courtesy Jen Squires

So much to say

The Trade-Offs front-man Josh Qaumariaq on starting a tough conversation

October 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Milky Way Spiral Galaxy (detail) Beadwork on velvet, 23x25.5 in, by Margaret Nazon. Courtesy PWNHC

Cosmic Inspiration

Margaret Nazon and her out-of-this-world beading

September 2018 Herb Mathisen
Rock Star: Behind the scenes of Jen Walden’s feature film, Elijah and the Rock Creature, the latter played by Yellowknife actor Thompson Duff. Photo courtesy Caitlin Cleveland Photography

Reel Big Year

Rolling credits on 2018 and coming attractions in Northern film

September 2018 Jeremy Warren
Reviews of new books about or from the North

Book Reviews

It's not too late to get in some last-minute summer reading

September 2018 Up Here
Folk on the Rocks kicks off July 20. Photo by Hannah Eden/Up Here

Your July Guide

Take a trip through the North with a different festival every weekend

July 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Luminous Char by Kenojuak Ashevak. Image courtesy Art Gallery of Ontario

Sharing Their Gifts

A new exhibit invites you to experience the worlds created by Kenojuak Ashevak and Tim Pitsiulak

June 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Courtesy Qaggiavuut/David Kilabuk

The Return Of Kiviuq

An Inuit legend is brought back to life on stage—and with it, a whole other way to talk about the...

June 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Eider-wild: Students pluck and prepare eider duck, a staple of Sanikiluaq. Photos courtesy Paatsaali School

Made In Sanikiluaq

Paatsaali School helps prepare students for life. And the proof is in the parkas

June 2018 Herb Mathisen
COURTESY CONUNDRUM PRESS

Around The North In 180 Days

Alison McCreesh's latest book is a look at daily life in many Norths.

May 2018 Jessica Davey-Quantick