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Issue: 2019-12-18

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Serving Up Kindness

Read It On your Tablet


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Issue: 2019-12-18, 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: 2019-12-18, 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: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Courtesy of Skills Canada Yukon

Skills Canada Yukon promotes trades and technology careers as a top choice for Yukoners. If you are interested in learning more about our programming or want to connect with our community please call 867 668 27336; email skillscanada@northwestel.net; Read more

Yukon Careers

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: GBP Creative

Since 1991, Wayne Henderson, aka Garbage Truck Santa, has delighted Yukoners with his colourful light displays, dancing antlers, music and gifts of candy canes. Read more

Yukon People

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: courtesy of Däna Näye Ventures

For more than the past three decades, Däna Näye Ventures has helped Yukon businesses succeed. Now, on the eve of the organization’s 35th anniversary, it has been honoured by Startup Canada for its entrepreneurial efforts. Read more

Yukon Local Business

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Susan Clark

When I began to walk my dog this morning, I noticed that she had a slight limp and was favouring her right front leg. I thought that it would be better to stay on the level trail and have a somewhat shorter walk than usual. Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Pixabay

Well folks, with the holidays fast descending upon us and many lamenting the lack of a decent theatre in the Yukon, I know what you’re all thinking—how am I going to get my movie fix? Read more

Hobbies

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Bruce Barrett

On the longest night of the year, Yukon’s very own chamber orchestra will take the stage at the Yukon Arts Centre for a musical exploration of the theme “Canadiana.” Read more

Yukon Music

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Murray Martin

In the late 1950s, the infectious disease known as "rabies" worked its way eastward across Canada. All warm-blooded creatures, including humans, are susceptible to the rabies virus that will lead to deadly acute encephalitis. Read more

Yukon Outside

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Sydney Keddy

Pork belly is rich and fatty and a real joy to serve. Many shy away from it due to its reputation of being a hard ingredient to execute, thankfully that reputation is greatly exaggerated. Read more

Recipes

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Pixabay

Let’s face it, some folks get really ramped up about the season of festive excess that descends upon us every December. For many of them (even you, if I may be so bold), holiday prep starts months in advance. In extreme cases, as early as Boxing Day Read more

Humour

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Pixabay

Murray Martin gives WUY permission to share this poem free of charge every holiday. We wish you a safe and Merry Christmas, and please drive responsibly at all times of the year. Read more

Readers Submissions

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Issue: 2019-12-18, PHOTO: Emily Hoefs

Whatever we do, there is always room for a little kindness. That was the message I took away after meeting with Meg Rodger at her new eatery, Kind Café, on Hawkins Street in downtown Whitehorse. Read more

Yukon Local Business