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Issue: 2019-08-28

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"Gone Fishin'"

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Issue: 2019-08-28, PHOTO: Jukka Jantunen

With its northwest orientation, Teslin Lake is considered a sort of bird funnel, directing birds south during fall migration. Many migrating birds are attracted to the lakeshore near the mouth of 10-Mile Creek. Read more

Yukon Wildlife

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Issue: 2019-08-28, PHOTO: Lauren Humble

The fall weather is coming in hot and so are the salmon. This August long weekend I took advantage of the extra day and headed to Haines, Alaska to check out the salmon run. It’s not quite Coho season yet, but the river is full of pinks and sockeyes. Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

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Issue: 2019-08-28, PHOTO: courtesy of Bev Brazier

When I accepted the call to become the ordained minister at Whitehorse United Church, I was living in rural New Brunswick. That was 10 years ago, in 2009. It may be a function of my age that it seems, in some ways, like yesterday. Read more

Making A Difference!

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Issue: 2019-08-28, PHOTO: Hugh Copland

There is a geological feature that has caught human imagination for tens of thousands of years. Read more

Hobbies

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Issue: 2019-08-28, PHOTO: Sydney Keddy

Thai-inspired meatballs are a simple mid-week meal. They come together quickly and are cooked in less than 30 minutes. Serve them with a bowl of plain white rice, or try stuffing them into lettuce cups for a healthy, flavourful meal. Read more

Recipes

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Issue: 2019-08-28, PHOTO: Tania Liu on Foter.com

I was back home in Inuvik this summer and I took the opportunity to drive to Tuk for the first time. It always hits close to the bone whenever I am there. Read more

Humour

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PHOTO: Murray Martin

Back in the 1930s and 40s, many weird stories hung from the tails of bats—they would get tangled in your hair, they were mixed up in witchcraft, a bite from a bat would condemn you to a life married to a witch. Read more

Yukon Wildlife

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Murray Martin

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