Yukon Careers

Yukon Careers

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    Issue: 2018-11-21, PHOTO: courtesy of Joanna Lilley

    An author’s dream ...

    Yukon-based writer Joanna Lilley has published her first novel, Worry Stones, after 17 years of working on it. “I wasn´t working on it every day, during that time. There were periods when I put it aside.” more

    Nov. 21, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-11-21, PHOTO: byzantiumbooks on

    Searching for a way out

    Genevieve Fleming is counting on Whitehorse audiences to take in the upcoming Guild Theatre production, even if just to indulge in some cold-weather Schadenfreude. In one sense, the Vancouver-based director suggested in an interview, staging... more

    Nov. 21, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-11-07, PHOTO: Allison Button

    Drinking with Scissors

    Do you like crafting, socializing with friends—perhaps with a beverage or two—in a casual, relaxed yet well-lit atmosphere, complete with pinball machines to take a break and try your game expertise? Then Drinking with Scissors is for you... more

    Nov. 07, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-11-07, PHOTO: courtesy of Darius at Shakat Art & Photography

    Are you feeling the love?

    There hardly seems to be a local show these days without the presence of singer, musician, songwriter and enthusiast of all things tack, Paris Pick. In her six years of living in Whitehorse, Pick has gone from being the new kid in town to one of... more

    Nov. 07, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-31, COVER ART: J.D. Sipe

    Spiritual Undertones

    It’s been a fairly typical autumn for bluesman Brandon Isaak. Typically busy, that is. The former Whitehorse musician spent most of September on tour in Germany and Holland, including an appearance at the prestigious Guitar Summit in Mannheim... more

    Oct. 31, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-31, PHOTO: Tyler Nichol

    It’s ‘snowing’ at Sima!

    Every October, Mount Sima starts snow production and welcomes hundreds of athletes from all over Canada for pre-season training in November. Whitehorse, Yukon, is the perfect location and climate to have early snow production to build the national... more

    Oct. 31, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-31, PHOTO: Danny Macdonald

    Lettuce off the grid

    Food security is an ongoing concern for northerners, as remote communities as well as Whitehorse struggle with access to reliable and affordable produce from southern suppliers. Executives at the Yukon-based power company Solvest Inc. think... more

    Oct. 31, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-31, PHOTO: Bill Glude

    Keeping the trains on track

    The famous White Pass & Yukon Route (WP&YR) Railway is a busy and beautiful journey through the White Pass of Alaska and the Yukon. Every year, as Alaska and the Yukon emerge from winter, so does the work to make sure these trains can carry... more

    Oct. 31, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-31, PHOTO: courtesy of Elements Hair Studio and Day Spa

    Expanding the Elements

    When you walk into the newly renovated Elements Hair Studio and Day Spa, you wouldn’t know that its location was formerly a swimming pool. You might even forget that you are in Whitehorse... more

    Oct. 31, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-24, PHOTO: courtesy of Jane Bunnett & Maqueque

    Fiery energy and spirit

    Fate has a habit of steering flute and saxophone player Jane Bunnett in unexpected directions. If tendinitis hadn’t forced a break from her intense piano practice regime, for instance, she might not have gone to San Francisco and met Charles... more

    Oct. 24, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-17, PHOTO: courtesy of Jeff Martin

    Give in to your temptation

    Jeff Martin’s life has been blessed with music and he’s had the chance to explore it with long-time The Tea Party bandmates Jeff Burrows and Stuart Chatwood. Martin’s solo concert on October 20 will be the first time that his unique music has been... more

    Oct. 17, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-17, PHOTO: courtesy of Lulu Keating

    Hip hip hooray! for local filmmaker Lulu Keating …

    When the Klondike Institute of Art and Culture (KIAC) in Dawson City put out a call for a members’ exhibit with the theme of “The Age of Selfies,” local filmmaker Lulu Keating decided to submit a work about her recent hip replacement... more

    Oct. 17, 2018

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    Issue: 2018-10-10, PHOTO: Elise Giordano

    Nude & Rude

    The Nude & Rude Revue started with two best friends, Taylor Vidic and Cameron Brockett, and their love of performance art. Vidic, 25, was born and raised in Juneau, Alaska, and met Brockett during high school in Juneau. Brockett was born in... more

    Oct. 10, 2018

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