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Issue: 2019-07-10

What's Up Yukon, July 10, 2019

Danny Macdonald


"Giving the dog a bun"

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: Pixabay

They say the fastest land mammal of all is the cheetah, capable of running as fast as 120 km/h without breaking a sweat. But “they” are wrong. Read more

Humour

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: Teresa Vander Meer-Chassé

Sid’s days off consist of visiting with other locals at coffee time, doing several dump runs in a day and shuffling his classic cars around his yard. Read more

Yukon History

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: Pixabay

I attended David Phillips’ (Senior Climatologist with Environment and Climate Change Canada) March lecture on weather and climate change. Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: Murray Martin / WUY File Photo

If I had to say which member of the bear family I mistrust the most, with little hesitation, I would say the black bear. This is backed up by an experience I had as a conservation officer at the Ottawa Sportsman show. Read more

Yukon Wildlife

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: Sydney Keddy

These sweet and savoury little bites are sometimes called devils on horseback, but they are always delicious and make a great addition to weekend appies served alongside cocktails. Read more

Recipes

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: Jonny Wilkie (Lost Klondike Photography)

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

Yukon See It Here

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: courtesy of Hannah Perrine Mode

Hannah Perrine Mode’s art practice exists at the confluence of visual art, community storytelling and climate science. She will be bringing this unique perspective to the Chilkoot Trail artist residency from July 3 to July 16. Read more

Arts & Culture Events

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: Steve Wilson

Hello Everybody, We invite you to share your photos of Yukon wildlife. Email your high-resolution images with a description of what’s going on and what camera equipment you used to Editor@WhatsUpYukon.com Read more

Living With Wildlife

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Issue-2019-07-10, PHOTO: courtesy of Doug Sack

Two prominent American tourism publications hit the streets recently. Neither included much of a mention of Dyea, except to list the Dyea Campground in Skagway and note that it is the start of the Chilkoot Trail to the Klondike. Read more

Travel Outside