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Issue: 2015-06-18 PHOTO: courtesy Donald Lawrence

A camera obscura is an optical device, and is the prototype of the photographic camera we know today. It consists of a box or room with a hole in one side. Light from an external scene passes through the hole and strikes a surface inside, where it... Read more

Photography - Film

Pat LePoidevin is coming to the Yukon to debut his latest album, American Fiction, which will kick off his Canada-wide tour. On August 23, LePoidevin will be playing at Bombay Peggy's.... Read more

Yukon Music

Bombay Peggy's was crowded with a revolving group of about 50 people on the evening of May 11, when Whitehorse's Annie Avery and Dawson City's George McConkey joined forces for an evening at the pub. Avery and McConkey get together for an evening wh Read more

Yukon Music

Not many people know that an annual winter tradition in Dawson City started seven years ago as a joke. In 2006, Bombay Peggy's, a popular pub, closed down for part of the winter for the first time since opening in 1999. Read more

Dawson City

wine-tasting

Crystal Cruises

In my last article, I told you about the wine tasting I was planning at Bombay Peggy's in Dawson City over the May long weekend. We had about 20 people attend, a few less than I would have hoped for, but a good first effort. Three of the bar staff... Read more

Beverages

wine-tasting

Crystal Cruises

Several months ago I was asked by my friend Wendy in Dawson City to plan a wine tasting at her B&B, Bombay Peggy's. We'll be doing it over the May long weekend, so by the time you read this it will have been completed. Read more

Beverages

There are lots of people in Dawson who couldn't give you street directions to save their lives. Part of the confusion is the problem with street and house numbers that I wrote about last time, but that's not the only reason. Read more

Dawson City

There's a new folksinger passing through the Yukon ... and he's prepared. He may never have been North before, but Cort Delano's "got my tin pan and gunny sack." Read more

Yukon Music