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What's A Diamond Really Worth?

The physical, psychological and financial factors that make up the value of the North’s key stone

November 2017 Herb Mathisen
Photo by Cathie Archbould

State Of Mines

The Yukon’s mini-boom; Nunavut maintains its momentum; NWT does some soul searching; and a rundown...

November 2017 Herb Mathisen

WEB EXTRA: Putting some meat on the backbone

A Q&A with Curtis Shaw, Northwestel COO, on what the feds’ $50-million announcement means for...

September 2017 Herb Mathisen
Illustration by Beth Covvey

Going It Alone

What happens when a small Northern community takes on an empire

August 2017 Elaine Anselmi
Sealskin vest by Victorias Arctic Fashion. Photo by Hannah Eden

Growing A Business

Northern entrepreneurs use time-old traditions and 21st century tools

July 2017 Up Here
Photo courtesy Desgagnes Transarctik Inc.

Life via Sealift

The quirks of resupply in isolated Arctic communities

April 2017 Elaine Anselmi
Photo courtesy NTCL

The Coastal Link

The trials and tribulations of commercial shipping in the North

April 2017 Elaine Anselmi
Photo courtesy Lockheed Martin

Hot Idea Or Hot Air

Will blimps really save the North?

December 2016 Herb Mathisen

The Once And Future Boom

Lithium, and how the territories could strike it rich if all goes to plan

November 2016 Elaine Anselmi
Photo by Richard Hartmier

WEB EXTRA: Shawn Ryan On The Yukon

The territory’s preeminent gold-finder is stoked on the Yukon’s current prospects.

November 2016 Herb Mathisen