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Grandmother

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Issue: 2018-07-18, PHOTO: Mitsue Ozeki

Have you ever wondered what a three-year-old boy would want for his birthday? Recently, I found myself paralyzed in the toy section of a local store. I don’t have any grandchildren, but I do serve as a “pseudo-grandmother” to many of my younger... more

Yukon Families

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Issue: 2015-10-08 PHOTO: Kirsten Pattimore and Darwin Murray

On December 1, 2007 at 1:32 p.m. my life changed forever. I was introduced to Darwin Orion Murray. At about 10 p.m. the evening before I received a telephone call from my son-in-law, Avery. Kirsten and Avery were on their way to the hospital. more

Yukon People

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Issue: 2015-08-20 PHOTO: kozzi.com

Germany: a land of farms and old cities, and the destination of my travels every two years. It is a land with a past. Most towns here still hold scars of war in the form of bunkers that are sprawled throughout the country. A reminder of what once... more

Yukon History

I knew my mom, Kathy O’Donovan, was something special as far back as my memory allows. I remember being in awe of all her talents, maybe not always appreciative, but in awe none-the-less. The down side of your mother more

Yukon People

It's a sunny Sunday in Dawson, the first day of a new month. I am standing by the window at our kitchen counter eating a beetroot sandwich (toasted Calabrese bread, cheddar cheese, pickled beets, cucumber, tomato, and baby dill pickles with a sprink more

Yukon Food & Drink

My best Christmas ever felt humdrum and boring at first. I was a first-year university student in a Greyhound bus for 10 hours to spend Christmas with her grandparents and parents, instead of jet-setting back to her hometown to visit old friends and more

Yukon Archives

Their names are Didee an' Didoo, Grandpa an' Grandma for me an' you. Their pipes they're always smokin', and their English is broken. more

Old Crow

When her cheque she got, my Granny is big shot. Granny didn't know how to count, but she sure knew her cheque amount. more

Old Crow