Father's Day


Issue: 2018-06-06, PHOTO: Pixabay

I am not a father. I am in awe of my brothers, friends and peers who are. I am not a father, in part because my fear of failing the children in my care is greater than the sense that I will do okay. My awe for fathers is because I see that this... Read more

Yukon Families

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Issue: 2016-06-23, PHOTO:

June brings summer and Father’s Day, and is also a time of special significance to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer community (LGBTQ). June was chosen as Gay Pride Month to serve as a reminder of a pivotal moment in the fight for... Read more



Issue: 2015-06-18 Photo:

With Father’s Day here, I’d love to get the special dads in my life some shiny trinkets as a token of my admiration. Not fishing lures, not a Leatherman, certainly not an iPhone, but something more sentimental — like jewellery. Read more

Yukon Education


Issue: 2015-06-18 Photo:

Dear Peter - My brain was obviously on hold when I read your email requesting an article for the Men’s Issue. Somehow, I got the impression you wanted a learned treatise on men’s issues. For two weeks, I Googled like a madman and slogged through ... Read more

Family and Health


Issue: 2015-06-18 PHOTO: by Darrell Hookey

Some people like to “hit” the gym, to “pump” iron for those “ripped” abs. See a theme, there? Yoga, on the other hand, is all about movement and breath. Fair or not, yoga has a reputation, in some circles, as an exercise for women. Read more

Health and Wellness

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Issue: 2015-06-18 Photo:

I heard Theo Fleury speak at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre in Whitehorse last summer during the Adäka Cultural Festival, but hadn’t had a chance to read his autobiography, Playing With Fire, until recently. I finished it quickly. Read more


The annual Ride for Dad (RFD) will fill up the streets of downtown Whitehorse on Saturday, June 7. Hundreds of motorcyclists will gather for this full day event, which aims to promote awareness of prostate cancer. This year marks the 5th RFD in Whit Read more

Making A Difference!


June 5 Issue Photos

My brother’s been embarrassingly responsible for as long as I can remember. He’s the oldest of five, and old-fashioned familial responsibility lay on his shoulders from the beginning. Read more

Yukon Families

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June 5 Issue Photos

Great changes are moments that define your life. In an instant the axis of your world spins, and you have no choice but to see it through. On December 28, 2013 at 11:13 am, my world tilted. My father, Andrew Westover, died. Read more

Yukon People

You have a problem. Through no fault of your own you have acquired a "Guy." This is to say a human male and not a "guy" in the old sense of the word (which, for those of you who don't know, would be an effigy of noted explosives enthusiast Guy Fawke Read more

Yukon Families

Birthday, anniversary, Father's Day. What do you give the guy who has everything? More tools, of course. Read more