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Tuktoyaktuk – North West Territories

I was on my way to Tuktoyaktuk, an island in the Arctic Ocean. In the winter, a highway joins the outpost to the mainland; an ice road, but in summer, the road’s ocean. 88 more words

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Northern Circuits and the Virtues

I have become a firm believer that doing circuit Court teaches (or reinforces) for you the Virtues.

Acceptance – besides the acceptance of your own fate that I talked about in my last entry, anyone who has travelled on court circuit is intimately familiar with this virtue. 1,891 more words

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Healthcare Strategies from the Battlefield

This week, I read a most inspiring piece by Dr. Robert Pearl about tackling some of the major issues surrounding rural healthcare: accessibility and resource management… 492 more words


The Crying Scene

When you live in a mountain town like Nelson, you get to see many adventure film documentaries.  There is the annual ski movie, the annual mountain bike movie, the local films, and the traveling film shows, like my favorite, The best films of the Banff Mountain Film Festival. 1,569 more words

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Bush Flying in the Frozen North

You can’t beat winter so you may as well embrace it. Canadian winters are as cold as they come, although here in the BC Okanagan, just a couple of hundred miles from the warm waters of the mighty Pacific, they are manageable. 3,655 more words