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Issue: 2019-06-19

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"A Circle of Support"

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Rick Massie

Well after many of her peers have settled into retirement, Adeline Webber continues to put in long hours volunteering as Vice President of the Whitehorse Aboriginal Women’s Circle Read more

Making A Difference!

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Pixabay

Fish management is an ever-changing science. With climate change at hand, it will present many unanswered questions about the future of fishing. Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

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Issue: 2019-06-19, courtesy of Joelle Hache and Pat McKenna

The 53-kilometre Chilkoot Trail starts in Dyea, Alaska, at sea level and in full rain forest. Read more

Yukon Active

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Dan Davidson

The Klondike Visitors Association (KVA) and the Writers’ Trust of Canada have announced the theme for the annual Authors on Eighth Writing Contest. Read more

Dawson City

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Asylumkid via Foter.com

One morning in the mid 1980s, a pilot named Fred came to my house. Since I had only met him on a few occasions at the coffee shop, I wondered why he had come to see me. Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-06-19, courtesy of Adäka Cultural Festival / Archbould.com

It was in 2011 that the first ever Adäka Cultural Festival was held on the waterfront outside the Old Fire Hall. Read more

Yukon Culture

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Pixabay

Pike are very common, not difficult to catch and are a delicious mild-flavoured fish. Their one big negative is that they have more bones than other fish, with those “Y” bones in a line along the thickest part of the fillet. Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Sydney Keddy

Recipes

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Hank Moorlag

My wife and I were in Mazatlán, Mexico earlier this year. The timing of the sunrise and sunset got me thinking about the differences in the Yukon and what effects this might have on people. Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Emeraude Photography

National Indigenous Peoples Day, June 21, is right around the corner. There’s so much to celebrate during this nationwide statutory holiday. Read more

Yukon Culture

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Issue: 2019-06-19, courtesy of SUPYukon / WUY File Photo

The race roster is set for the 2019 Yukon River Quest (YRQ) and will continue the trend of increasing registrations. This year’s field, as of writing, will feature a record 124 teams with 290 paddlers. Read more

Active & Outdoors Events

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Pixabay

was sitting on the back porch the other day, whittling myself a new pipe, when a rabbit popped out from under a garbage bin and shot across the alley. Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-06-19, courtesy of the Town of Faro

The town of Faro is turning 50 this year and the party runs all week. A birthday extravaganza will take place from June 28 until July 7. Read more

Faro

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Issue: 2019-06-19, Klondike Lost Photography (Jonny Wilkie)

Hello Everybody We invite you to share your photos of Yukon life. Email your high-resolution images with a description of what’s going on to editor@WhatsUpYukon.com. Read more

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