Brett McGarry/NNSL photo Richard McIntosh pets and prepares a few of his sled dogs for an morning kick sled tour. The company has a total of eight sled dogs of varying breed that are used in groups of one or two for the tours.

Focus on business: SunDog Adventures

Started by husband and wife team of Christine Wenman and Richard McIntosh, SunDog Adventures opened their doors on Jan.23, bringing a unique blend of adventure tourism and kick sledding to Yellowknife. A popular pastime in...
James Croizier has been the owner of Ogre's Lair for well over a decade now and has slowly amassed a large collection of games and gaming supplies which cram every corner of his shop in lower floor the Centre Square Mall. January 19, 2019 Brett McGarry/NNSL Photo

Focus on Business: Ogre’s Lair

In the lower level of the Centre Square Shopping Mall, tucked away amid empty retail spaces is a bustling hub of gaming activity known as the Ogre's Lair. At first glace the store looks a...

YK Baby Inc starts bonding from within the womb

A new business in town wants to help you bond with your baby, even before the infant is born. YK Baby Inc., which opened for business in early October, offers non-diagnostic and non-medical ultrasounds in...
January 21, 2019 Sarah Kalnay-Watson is the owner of Let Me Knot, offering wedding consulting, event planning, floral services and marriage officiating out of shop in the CloudWorks One building on 52nd street, downtown Yellowknife. Brett McGarry/NNSL photo

Focus on Business: Let Me Knot provides far more than flowers

To say that Sarah Kalnay-Watson, the owner of Let Me Knot on 52 Street, is just a wedding planner would be vastly understating her duties. She acts as a wedding and events planner, but also...

Fish on the Bay plans to take fishing business mobile

On a bluebird day in December, Stephanie Vaillancourt is heading out on the Bay with her friend James Sangris to set a gill net. Vaillancourt is planning to expand her business, Fish on the Bay,...