RSS

Issue: 2018-01-17

WUY_180117_1.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17


"It’s 2018 and TIME to PIVOT"

Read it on your tablet


P2-2018-01-09-DMAC-MeetTheCanCanLine.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Sara McPhee-Knowles

Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous season begins in February, but for some people it is a year round commitment. The women of the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous Cancan Line are arguably the most in-demand group during Rendezvous, and their appearance bookings... Read more

Yukon Active

PG03-DD.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, Cartoon: Allan Benjamin

Aklavik adopted Albert Frost Inuvik adopted Winston Moses Ross River adopted Henry Nukon Fort Yukon adopted Diane Jonas Read more

Old Crow

P1-2017-11-17-LarryLeigh-SO-ModernLamps.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Pixabay

In modern times oil or kerosene burning lamps are used more as part of décor than to throw light on a situation. People nowadays run electric lights – either battery powered or using electricity – from the grid or a small generator. Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

P1-2017-03-01-KenBolton-Geezerville-NickelWatch-pixaby.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Pixabay

In the hyper-sensitive world of childhood, an ill-chosen word can sometimes have a devastating impact, even if no harm is intended. I’m not talking about the kind of taunting, bullying talk that was unfortunately common on the playgrounds of my... Read more

Humour

P1-2018-01-18-DanDavidson-KK-DCMFAGM.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Dan Davidson

The Dawson City Music Festival (DCMF) will be holding its annual general meeting on Thursday, January 18, at Yukon College. The meeting was to have been before Christmas, but analysis of the topics raised at a well-attended membership meeting in... Read more

Dawson City

P1-Dated-2018-01-17-HandToGod-ErikPinkerton.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Erik Pinkerton Photography

Lust, grief, denial and repression (not to mention demonic possession) in the bible-belt town of Cypress, Texas. Oh, yes. Don’t forget the puppets. These are all elements of the Guild Theatre’s upcoming production of Hand to God, a dark comedy by... Read more

Theatre - Dance

P1-2017-07-14-MurrayMartin-MMK-Mushrooms.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Pixabay

As a youngster back in the 1950s, one of our responsibilities was to go out in the open fields and pick fresh mushrooms – and to know the good from the bad. There are hundreds of different kinds of mushrooms and some types contain the lethal... Read more

Recipes

P6-2017-11-28-SydneyOland-WGR-TeaAndGinCuredSalmon.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Sydney Oland

Salmon is a great fish to quickly cure, and the addition of a bit of tea and some gin really compliment the delicate flavours of the beautiful West Coast salmon we’re lucky enough to have access to. Read more

Recipes

P1-20180102-Kylie Campbell-Aurora Snowmobile Ride-Steve Reid.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: James Connor

The weekend of January 26, 27 and 28 will see the Klondike Snowmobile Association journeying out on a group ride to Mount McIntyre and Fish Lake area to observe the night sky. The idea for the Aurora ride was hatched by James Connor, director at... Read more

Yukon Winter

P1-2017-05-03-KellyTabuteau-HibernationCanada-LilysRoadHivernation.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Kelly Tabuteau

I’m living a dream and I look forward to the next step… At the end of 2016, I made many diverse acquaintances, each promising me future days, every one more enjoyable than the last. Yet, as the winter set in, I had the feeling the Yukon was going... Read more

Yukon Winter

P1-DAT-2018-01-24-SeleneVakharia-PivotFestival.docx.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: courtesy of Onegin

Since Nakai Theatre launched the Pivot Festival in 2008, there have been some big names and unforgettable performances that have graced stages and pop-up theatre settings in Whitehorse. Read more

Theatre - Dance

Pic01-Dated-2018-01-17-JenHodge (copy).jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: Wink Richardson

Jen Hodge had just spent five hectic days in Asheville, North Carolina, rehearsing every day and performing late into every night as part of the massive celebration of swing music known as Lindy Focus XVI. Read more

Yukon Music

P1-SUB-2017-08-21-Angela Szymczuk-WarriorFit.jpeg

Issue: 2018-01-17, PHOTO: franchiseopportunitiesphotos on Foter.com

Fellow gym heroes, this an article for you - or for anyone who wants to take their fitness to the extreme level. I am going to go over a circuit obstacle course that’s easy to create, but will challenge you... Read more

Yukon Active