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Issue: 2019-11-06

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Dan Davidson

It’s Coffee House/Open Mic time at the KIAC Ballroom once again. This is a monthly event that usually takes place on the first Saturday of every month from September through to May. Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Pixabay

Like most, I used to just take the butterfly for granted. Like most, I never gave it a thought other than that it was nice to see one. I lived in the more northern-central part of Ontario. Read more

Yukon Outside

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Pixabay

How do you solve a problem like “flibbertigibbet?” Unless you had a grandmother like mine, that’s a word you’d probably never heard before Oscar Hammerstein II used it to describe a postulant manquée named Maria... Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Pixabay

Different knives are for different purposes, so peeling potatoes is not as easy with a Leatherman as it is with a paring knife. If your budget allows it, I think a person who hunts and fishes needs three knives. Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Pixabay

If you have never actually used a fresh steamed pumpkin when baking, rather than buying cans of pumpkin, I might suggest you give it a try. It’s a little more work, but well worth the effort. Here are a few suggestions for baking pumpkin treats. Read more

Recipes

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: University of Washington / Frank H. Nowell Photographs of Alaska

On a recent canoe/camping trip down the majestic Stikine River from Telegraph Creek, B.C., to Wrangell, AK, one name kept popping up on all the tourist info boards along the way... Read more

Yukon History

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Sydney Keddy

Somewhere between jambalaya and a simple pilaf this rice dish can be a hearty side or the base for a meal when topped with a fried egg. Read more

Recipes

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Danny Macdonald

After scraping to survive the half marathon on Skiathos and then eating and drinking my way through Greece, I approached the Oct. 5 run on Santorini with some hesitation. My concerns were for naught as the course on Santorini, while challenging, was Read more

Active & Outdoors Events

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Maureen Johnstone is a leadership coach and the founder of Raventree Coaching. She’ll be leading a workshop at the upcoming She/Ze Leads the World Women’s Leadership Summit that will have participants embracing their awkwardness and vulnerability... Read more

Yukon People

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Pixabay

As a musician, you put yourself out there in the public and you have to be ready to appease your fans. That means answering questions after the show. The most common question I get is, “How long have you been playing?” Read more

Humour

Each year we hope you take the time to remember on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, wherever we are. Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Pixabay

SOS. Many of us know (or think we know) what these familiar letters stand for. We may have even sent out an SOS, a time or two, when life or limb warranted it. Some (myself included) think that the trio means “save our souls.” Others say it means “s Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: courtesy of Jason Patreau

Eleven years ago, Jason Patreau was in Afghanistan with Task Force 1-08, 2nd Battalion Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Battle Group. (PPCLI.) Read more

Yukon Local Business

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Issue: 2019-11-06, PHOTO: Steve Wilson

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: 2019-11-06, 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: 2019-11-06, 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