Emma Kaiser

Emma Kaiser is 12 years old and lives with her mom and dad, four sisters and one brother on a hobby farm north of Whitehorse.


July 3-2014

There are so many things I want to do this summer. The very first thing I’m going to do is put my school books in a corner where I won’t look at them for the entire summer, and then write a What’s up Yukon article about all the other things I’m going Read more

Yukon Summer


2014 Condor Contest Entries

If I could fly to Frankfurt, I would take along my best friend, who has never flown before. We would be squealing with happiness and excitement (we would be driving our families crazy) for weeks before we left. We would board the plane Read more

Condor Contest

Yukon Girl: May 15, 2014

Photo by Christina Kaiser

In the Yukon there isn’t really a spring; rather, it’s an early summer. What I, as a Yukoner, refer to as “spring” is actually the time when the snow melts away — it can be as warm as summer, but the leaves and flowers haven’t come out, yet. Read more

Farm - Garden

Something new was added to the Takhini Hot Springs Road neighbourhood, where I live, last fall. We now have a Little Free Library at Bean North Café. Little Free Libraries allow you to take a book and return a different book, or the same one... Read more


I have four sisters and one brother. The youngest two sisters, Heidi and Elsa, are twins who are five-and a-half-years old. The story of us finding out that my mom was having twins is very funny. It goes like this: Read more

Yukon Families


Issue: 2014-01-16, PHOTO: Shelley Penner

There is a new program that has started in Tagish, it's called the Homeschool Social. I interviewed the recreation director, Colin Hickman, and three Penner brothers who go to the social: Dalton (8), Dawson (7), and Alex (5). Read more


The Yukon is full of surprises. You never know what is going to come next, especially when you look at the weather. Read more

Family and Health

​The first day of school is always fun at my house. We get up at 7 a.m. and have breakfast. Next we have bible time and go downstairs to the schoolroom where my mom gives us our school books, plus pencils, erasers, markers, etc. and tells us what to Read more

Yukon Education

My parents were both born in Germany. They got married there and moved to the Yukon. That's where they got me and my siblings. I have been to Germany four times and twice when I was not even born yet. The last time I went to Germany was three years a Read more

Yukon Archives