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THINK BIG In a globalized world, Northerners must look beyond their own borders to understand the potential impacts of climate change.

Climate change will rattle economies to their core. The North included.

The North relies on supply chains originating in the south. They are vulnerable to the impacts of a...

November 2019 Don Jaque
COURTESY DIAVIK DIAMOND MINES

That Sinking Feeling

Rough prices have been less than inspiring over the past few years. There’s new competition from...

November 2019 Cooper Langford
COURTESY DIAVIK DIAMOND MINES

Happy Meals, Happy Campers

Whether serving soft-ice cream or Christmas turkey, mining camp chefs like Lisa Alexander know...

November 2019 Jessica Davey-Quantick
Scott Williamson’s hobby does more than keep him connected. It also takes him off the grid. Way off.  CATHIE ARHBOULD

It's OK To Call Him A Ham

Scott Williamson, Northwestel’s manager of transportation and facilities, spends his weekends...

November 2019 Jacob Boon
CATHIE ARCHBOULD

Cheers To The Happy Couple

Let’s raise a glass to Marko and Meghan Marjanovic, the husband-and-wife team behind Winterlong...

November 2019 Jacob Boon
PHOTO BY JIMMY THOMSON

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
PHOTO BY JIMMY THOMSON

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
PHOTO BY STEVE DUCHARME

20 Years of Trash, Recycling, And Remarkable Art

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

August 2019 Beth Brown
PHOTO BY CATHIE ARCHBOULD

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