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Cave In

The tree leaves are rapidly changing and the temperature is beginning to drop. Autumn is about to arrive in Beaver Creek, Yukon and the tourism season is nearly complete. Like many residents of the small border town, Sid van der Meer is starting... more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Kluane

Didee & Didoo: Hard Luck Stories

I’VE HEARD THEM ALL SOME ARE PRETTY TALL. SOME ARE AS TALL AS A GIRAFFE AND THEY’LL MAKE YOU LAUGH. THEIR STORIES ARE SO FUNNY BUT YOU KNOW THEY WANT MONEY. more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Old Crow

Reminders of Time Past

A few years ago, my brother found an ancient tool that had migrated upward through the soil in the middle of his wheat field in Southern Alberta. It was a sure sign of human life on the prairies long before Europeans came to “settle” the land. more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM History

Folk Art in the Forest

From the northwest to the farthest eastern point, I have seen Canada. Last month, Roger and I travelled to Newfoundland. We left our cozy forest home and set off for St. John’s on July 14. On the northernmost tip of the province’s Northern... more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Hobbies

Hiking: Other Essentials

In previous columns, I’ve talked about food, tents, packs, boots, foot care and outer garments. Now let’s look at other things that range from nearly essential to nice-to-have. Cleanliness needs can be met with biodegradable products, or with a... more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Summer

The signs, they are a-changin’

Dawson is a town festooned with signs and plaques telling everyone who cares to pay attention lots of information about the people and places they may be walking or driving by. There are bronze plaques for both buildings and individuals that have... more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM North to the Klondike

Something to Hold

We have a young, emerging artist in our midst who still has a fondness for that old-fashioned medium … of paper. Yeah, Heather Von Steinhagen has a website, too. This just makes her Many Late Nights Summertime ‘Zine easier to see and contribute... more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Arts

It’s Been a Slice

If you’ve walked past Bocelli’s Pizzeria lately, you may have seen a small sign in the window advertising its farewell. The local makers of saucy, thincrust Italian-style deliciousness are closing their doors. On Friday, August 28, the pizza oven... more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Yukon Restaurant Guide

The Darker Side

Yes, TV and movies in colour are enjoyable and entertaining, but there is something about black-and-white film that sparks intrigue - especially the genre known as film noir. In my opinion, the acting in these films was perfect. more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Food - Drink

The Appropriate Road Trip Beverage Strategy

Key to the success of the summer road trip is an assortment of the beverages appropriate to each occasion, and the necessary equipment to concoct and serve them. Take this morning, for instance I am sitting on a camp chair outside Pinedale Auto... more »

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Beverages

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