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What They Carry: The Circuit Court Judge

When unpredictability is routine, it's the small things that bring order.

February 2019 Herb Mathisen
Delicious brownies made with Free Pour Jenny's local bitters.

A Bitter-Sweet Symphony

How bitters will make your valentine’s day that much better

February 2019 Jessica Davey-Quantick
Donuts by Beth Covvey

Making A True Iqaluit Donut

And convincing the bosses at national headquarters to get on board

January 2019 Elaine Anselmi
Illustration Beth Covvey

A Lot To Mourn

Whitehorse loses a popular and peculiar camping spot

January 2019 Rhiannon Russell
Illustration by Beth Covvey

The Timber Queen

How one woman built the perfect place to live, and love followed.

December 2018 Elaine Anselmi
ENCORE: Allan Benjamin is a cartoonist, competitive racer, Canadian Ranger and fiddler. Photo by Weronika Murray

In His Prime

Old Crow's Allan Benjamin isn't slowing down any time soon

December 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Dylan Cozens looked right at home at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup, which features the best U18 players in the world. Photo courtesy Andy Devlin/Hockey Canada images

That Kid From The Yukon

Whitehorse’s Dylan Cozens has his sights set on the NHL

December 2018 Rhiannon Russell
Lorraine Raymond and James Harry on the steps of the John Wayne Kiktorak Centre. “Once we’re out of here, I’m going to work my ass off to keep us out of here,” says Harry. “Right now, a priority is finding a place to stay. And getting a ring for her.” Words and photos by Weronika Murray

Coming In From The Cold

Inside an Arctic emergency warming shelter

November 2018 Weronika Murray

The Blue Mile

Chills and thrills at a make-shift Marsh Lake marathon

November 2018 Katharine Sandiford
Kananginak Pootoogook, Untitled (Successful Walrus Hunt), 2009. Colored pencil, ink, paper, 48 x 96 in. (121.9x243.8 cm). © Estate of Kananginak Pootoogook.  COURTESY BROOKLYN MUSEUM, EDWARD J. GUARINO COLLECTION

The Country Food Test

How a laboratory in Iqaluit provides comfort to lovers of a Nunavut comfort food

November 2018 Kassina Ryder