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Issue: 2019-10-16

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Last Call for Fall

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Issue: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Pixabay

I love my cellphone. Let me rephrase that. I am addicted to my cellphone. I’m enslaved by it. In its absence, I feel abandoned, disoriented, slightly less than a whole person. Read more

Humour

There is an old saying, "I can’t see for looking." That could be very true when it comes to actually seeing a "walking stick." The walking stick is a most interesting insect to study. Being from Ontario, where there are plenty of these insects, I had Read more

Yukon Wildlife

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Issue: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Dan Davidson

There’s a significant date that is fast approaching. No, I’m not talking about the election on Oct. 21, though that is an important date. A week or so later though, on Nov. 3, we’ll face the annual chore of adjusting to Standard Time. Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Sydney Keddy

Roasted eggplant with tahini and lots of lemon juice are the base for this simple Middle Eastern dip. If you’re going to take this as a brown bag lunch, try omitting the garlic and adding a few sprigs of parsley instead. Read more

Recipes

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Issue: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Danny Macdonald

The Yukon River Trail Marathon is considered a grueling course that challenges competitors to overcome hills, grabbing roots, rough terrain and even a foot bridge, usually during August heat that  can approach 30 C. Read more

Yukon Active

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Issue: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Graydon Keenan

When the aspen and willow are sporting their rich reds and yellows, some of the most scenic landscapes can be found in our backyard and some of the trails are much more than a walk in the woods. Read more

Yukon Active

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Issue: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Pixabay

There are two sides to every story, sometimes more. Entry-level journalism students are taught, ad nauseum, by wizened old editors to strive to present both, or all of these sides Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Pixabay

I had cataract surgery; you know, where they pop out your lens and pop in a new and improved one. Out with the old, in with the new and all in a matter of minutes. Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Murray Martin

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: 2019-10-16, PHOTO: Robert Stitt

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