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Photo by Patrick Kane
Madeleine Allakariallak's ability to go with the flow puts Nunavut's first language first
June 2018
Eider-wild: Students pluck and prepare eider duck, a staple of Sanikiluaq. Photos courtesy Paatsaali School
Paatsaali School helps prepare students for life. And the proof is in the parkas
June 2018
Joe Hess, owner of Nunavut Country Food. Photo by Herb Mathisen
Joe Hess and Iqaluit’s one-stop country food shop
April 2018
Nunavut Lifeline: Medics rush a patient in Arviat onto a King Air 200 for a medevac to Manitoba before a winter storm hits. Photo by Paul Aningat.
Illustration by Monika Melnychuk
Ever notice how a word starts losing its meaning when you say it too often? Now, try hitting it with an “evil poison bullet"
December 2014
Photo courtesy Clare Kines
Arctic Bay photographer Clare Kines gets the stamp of approval. Twice.
April 2018
Let Up Here be your eyes and ears at the South Slave games.
March 2018
Dahria Beatty is one of three Yukoners on the Olympic cross-country ski team who raced at the AWGs. Photo courtesy of Pam Doyle.
The Arctic Winter Games bring together athletes and artists from the circumpolar North for a week of culture and competition. They’ve come a long way in the last 50 years.
March 2018
Photo by Hannah Eden/Up Here
The inside track on the Arctic Winter Games' unofficial sport
March 2016
From baiting ravens with vodka to checking hares for radiation: A collection of oddball stories from Arctic Winter Games past
March 2018