Issue: 2016-02-04, Cartoon: Allan Benjamin

Didee & Didoo: February 4

Feb 4, 2016 12:00 AM Old Crow


Issue: 2016-02-04, PHOTO: The Bekar Family

There Goes my Life

2016 marks one of the most significant changes in my life. Over the years my hunting partner and I have sat around for days goose hunting, destroyed our boat moose hunting and had adventures that all the money in the world could never pay for. more »

Feb 4, 2016 12:00 AM Outdoors


Issue: 2016-02-04, PHOTO: kozzi.com

Is Winter Really That Wicked?

Yukoners are no stranger to harsh winters. However, we don’t mind it as we are used to the snow and the cold and we’ve found a way to adapt ourselves to this chilly side of mother nature. For the cigar company CAO they decided to capture the... more »

Feb 4, 2016 12:00 AM Food - Drink

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Issue: 2016-02-04, PHOTO: Dan Davidson

The (Book) Case for Real Books

There are six bookcases in my study, and two of those are arranged so that I can shelve paperbacks on both sides of them. On those shelves I still have books that I bought and first read 50 years ago and, as new books enter the house, I... more »

Feb 4, 2016 12:00 AM North to the Klondike


Issue: 2016-01-28, PHOTO: Miche Genest

Taking Stock

In Scottish households it’s a New Year’s tradition to scour the house clean on December 31st to prepare for the coming year. My household has a fair whack of Scots’ influence, and I will say we passed the vacuum over the rugs on the 31st, but it... more »

Jan 28, 2016 12:00 AM Beverages


Issue: 2016-01-28, PHOTO: kozzi.com

The Anti-anti-Resolution

In this day and age, are we really still making new year's resolutions? I’d have thought that resolutions fell out of fashion around the same time the "My Year of" books started coming out, those mega-resolutions that people launched their... more »

Jan 28, 2016 12:00 AM Lifestyle


Issue: 2016-01-28, PHOTO: kozzi.com

States of Inebriation

We gratefully dropped our packs in the well-appointed bedroom of the houseboat. After one hour and five boats we had settled on the first we had been shown, and, not having found anyone with whom to share, were looking at two nights of what seemed... more »

Jan 28, 2016 12:00 AM Travel

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Issue: 2016-01-28, PHOTO: Courtesy of YFS

Cinema for Lunch

The Available Light Film Festival running Feb. 6–14 there will be showing films during the daytime, right in the middle of your lunch hour. So pack a sandwich or a smoothie and head over to either the Yukon Arts Centre or the Kwanlin Dün Cultural... more »

Jan 28, 2016 12:00 AM Photography - Film

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Issue: 2016-01-28, PHOTO: kozzi.com

Winter Solstice

Winter solstice is the shortest day and, officially, the start of winter. But it also triggers the sun’s journey back, bringing us spring. This year, for us in the northern hemisphere, winter solstice occurred on Dec. 21. That was when the sun was... more »

Jan 28, 2016 12:00 AM Winter

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Issue: 2016-01-28, Photo Cred: Michael Maclean

Dawson Entrepreneur Finds her own Klondike Gold

Gold isn't the only thing that glitters in the Klondike. For single-mother and entrepreneur Andrea Parent of Dawson City, the pasties she makes sparkle as much as her personality. Pasties are decorative patches to cover the nipple and areolae, ... more »

Jan 28, 2016 12:00 AM North to the Klondike


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