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Joe Sparling's equally at ease piloting a Boeing 737 or his company, Air North. Photo by Ian Stewart/Yukon News

Joe Sparling And The Yukon’s Biggest Airline

Air North has taken over the Yukon’s skies and has no plans to leave

August 2016 Daniel Campbell
Buffalo Joe at the best seat in the house, er, DC-3. Photo: Hannah Eden

Doing It His Way

For Buffalo Joe, it’s not about money or fame—flying’s a way to escape all that

August 2016 Herb Mathisen
Simpson Air’s Ted Grant is the Deh Cho’s biggest booster. Photo by Samia Madwar

Humane Brand Of Business

Ted Grant’s philosophy on flying

August 2016 Herb Mathisen
Photo by Hannah Eden/Up Here

WEB EXTRA: Nunavut’s internet is slow, expensive and unreliable

SSi Micro’s Jeff Philipp thinks a monopoly could help fix these problems

July 2016 Herb Mathisen
Photo by Hannah Eden/Up Here

The Restless Brain

The North's champion for the little guy rolls up his sleeves

July 2016 Herb Mathisen
I get paid to do this? Angulalik Pedersen heading out on the land on his ATV. Photo courtesy Angulalik Pedersen

Getting Paid To Do What You Love

Angulalik Pedersen is helping to set the stage for Cambridge Bay’s landmark research hub

July 2016 Beth Brown
 Can this man really extend a Northern summer? If you're a pepper, then, yes he can. Photo by Daren Gallo

The Man Who Extends The Summer

A Yukon greenhouse aficionado has given Northern green thumbs a leg-up on winter.

June 2016 Herb Mathisen
A taiga takeoff. The Swedish Space Corp. launches rockets from its Esrange site, north of the Arctic Circle. Photo courtesy ESA/Esrange/Lars Thulin

Ahead In The Clouds

What the NWT can learn from Sweden's space town

May 2016 Herb Mathisen
A cabin in Finnish Lapland. Photo by Visit Finland

Game Of Krones

Call it a rivalry. Northern nations serve up carbon copies of tourism attractions: aurora,...

May 2016 Daniel Campbell
Photo courtesy Kakslaut Tanen Arctic Resort.

Behind The Walls

As any architect will tell you, the far North, with its extreme climate and diverse indigenous...

May 2016 Samia Madwar