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Lisa Ewasko


Lisa Ewasko studied environmental design at the University of Manitoba, and is passionate about landscape and organic farming. She can often be found at The Pit in Dawson City.


It was novelist Lawrence Hill who told me while we sipped tea in the Downtown Hotel dining room in Dawson in March that his early career as a journalist taught him to embrace the adventure of his stories. The beauty of living in the North is the adv more

Sep 20, 2012 12:00 AM Yukon Business

On May 8, Darren Bullen woke up on a small gravel island, upside-down in a single engine Cessna, with the weight of a man on his neck. The plane had fallen silent and gone down after complete engine failure. Near Coffee Creek, over 100 km south of D more

Jun 28, 2012 12:00 AM Dawson City

Like ants, elementary students of the Robert Service School (RSS) in Dawson City marched off of a school bus carrying large rocks from the dredge tailings, placing them in the corner of the school yard. The 350m2 space, previously poorly drained and more

Jun 14, 2012 12:00 AM Yukon Education

Curated by Dawson City filmmaker, Lulu Keating, the showcase of films, "Wise + Wild", consists of works all made by women. Keating has been paving the way for women in Canadian cinema for over 30 years, and focuses on giving a voice to Yukon storytel more

Mar 8, 2012 12:00 AM Photography - Film

Kobayashi + Zedda Architects (KZA) are defining design in the Yukon with projects dotting the landscape. Their work embodies the meaning of adapting and developing solutions in northern conditions, and they lead a company of builders and policy maker more

Feb 16, 2012 12:00 AM The Green Issues

Twenty five years ago Lucy and Jack Vogt left Prince Albert, Saskatchewan and came north looking for work. They found it in Dawson City. Every year, during the short growing season, the Vogts make the Saturday drive into Dawson to sell their vegetab more

Dec 15, 2011 12:00 AM Farm - Garden

Curtis Grahauer does not take himself too seriously. An artist in residence this month at the Macaulay House in Dawson City, Grahauer blurs the lines of performance, social art and curation. more

Nov 24, 2011 12:00 AM Yukon Arts