Issue: 2009-10-29

Kimberley Cooper retraced the rise and descent of North American jazz dance: It is primarily a folk dance mixed by African slaves and the Europeans who enslaved them. But it died out with the Second World War, bebop and the taxation of dance halls. Read more

Theatre - Dance

I say, "Fall." You think ... ? OK, hard to play that game here, but I would guess that your word associations may include such things as school (school supplies ... freedom!), Thanksgiving, family ... maybe even that dreaded word – snow. Read more

What's Up Yukon Columns

Geoff Berner is an accordion player. If you think this might make for a boring evening at the Old Fire Hall, Friday night, then you don't know Geoff. Read more

Yukon Music

Yukon poet Michael Eden Reynolds' first book, Slant Room, released today by The Porcupine's Quill, shows us a stark natural world, and us in it. Read more



Issue: 2005-03-25

As the International Space Station (ISS) approaches completion, it is so bright that some observers have glimpsed it during daylight hours. To do this, the sun must be low in the sky. To find out where to look in the sky, go the website www.heavens- Read more


An excerpt from Jessica Simon's New Book Read more