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Issue: 2019-08-14

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Sabrina Parks


"Thanking the North"

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Issue: 2019-08-21, PHOTO: courtesy of Sara Tabbert

Sara Tabbert has undertaken three artist residencies in national parks. This August and September, she will undertake her fourth, as part of the Chilkoot Trail Artist Residency Program. Read more

Active & Outdoors Events

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Issue: 2019-08-14, PHOTO: Sam Hertz

When you tell your friends and family that you’ve finally found the place you want to settle, they get a little excited. I mean, after living in London, Moscow, Dublin, Edinburgh, they figure it must be a truly vibrant city with access to the world. Read more

Yukon Summer

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Issue: 2019-08-14, PHOTO: courtesy of the McDougalls

Mike and Kim McDougall have been mining gold in the Sixtymile region of the Klondike for nearly 40 years. Throughout the decades, they’ve made their own history in the area. Read more

Yukon People

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Issue: 2019-08-14, PHOTO: Sabrina Parks

As the new school year rolls around and fall begins, Yukoners find seasonal ways to appreciate their surroundings in this place called home. Read more

Literature

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Issue: 2019-08-14, PHOTO: Pixabay

Things sometimes turn on a dime. Recently, with only three days’ notice, my summer job as a kiddie-train engineer suddenly vanished in a puff of steam-engine smoke. I won’t dwell on the details, except to say I was disappointed. Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-08-14, PHOTO: Sydney Keddy

Chicken livers are super simple to cook and a great ingredient to play with if you’re just starting to fool around with offal. Read more

Recipes

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Issue: 2019-08-14, PHOTO: Jess Young

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: 2019-08-14, PHOTO: Murray Martin

Red squirrels are a fascinating part of the outdoor life. They also can be an intentional nuisance to your pet dog. We often watch Red, the red squirrel that inhabits our backyard, as he torments Avalanche, our Siberian husky, daily. Read more

Yukon Wildlife

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Issue: 2019-08-14, PHOTO: Christine Burke

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