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Issue: 2018-05-09, PHOTO: Christian Kuntz Photography

Yukon visual artist Claire Strauss’ life changed forever when her partner James Kirby was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. Kirby dedicated his life to his craft and when news of his terminal illness came to light, the Yukon Artist... Read more

Yukon Arts

Being an artist resembles performing a highwire act in a circus. It requires balance, skill, hope, risk and commitment, as well as lots and lots of practice. It also helps if there's a net beneath you in case the unthinkable happens and you fall. Read more

Yukon Arts

In the days leading up to the Rotary Wine Festival, I felt as if I was eating, sleeping and breathing wine. At that point it was almost a subject I didn't want to contemplate for a week or two. However, I recently tried some very good Spanish red... Read more

Beverages

Several weeks ago, I mentioned OTBN, or "Open That Bottle Night"; on Saturday, Feb. 27, I had a small dinner at my cabin to celebrate it. Many of us have a special bottle that we have bought, or been given, and saved for a special occasion; so the... Read more

Beverages

The most popular door leading into Board Stiff is the one that opens from Bent Spoon Café. "We encourage people to carry coffees in," says co-owner of Board Stiff, Craig Hougen. "That reflects the idea of 'come in, get a coffee, do the tour' ... Read more

Yukon Local Business

For this issue, I interviewed three people who, in the business world at least, walk in very different circles. Read more

Yukon Local Business