Issue: 2011-12-22

Residents of Dawson City are known to enjoy a good get-together with friends, especially in the long months of winter. So we asked a few Dawson "foodies" and party hosts to share some distinctive snack or beverage ideas they enjoy offering their gues Read more

I can't believe I am writing my last wine column of the year! This is a time when I reflect on what I have experienced in the year, and what I hope for for the next one. I have seen the departure of friends, the meeting of new ones, changes in my... Read more


Dashing through the snow, in a one-horse open sleigh, o'er the fields we go, laughing all the way, ha, ha ha. Bells on bobtail ring making spirits bright, what fun it is to ride and sing a sleighing song tonight..." This is a common Christmas song... Read more

Farm - Garden

Think big. That's what Dawson City residents were invited to do this fall as they participated in yet another round of consultations for a new (we'll believe it when we see it) recreation centre. So dream away, Dawson, or look to the past. Read more

Dawson City

As Christmas approaches I am frequently asked, "What do you get for that special someone at Christmas who is interested in astronomy without spending a small fortune?" For the beginner, I recommend the classic 10x50 binoculars and a subscription... Read more

Yukon Christmas

No one is naïve enough to think the Sears catalogue office won't be busy and there won't be lots of traffic between here and Whitehorse, but local merchants do try and cut down on the drain a little bit. Read more

Dawson City

Once the flurry of pre-Christmas activities dies down, there's no need to feel bored just because school is out and you have a few days off work. For our last edition of 2011, What's Up Yukon took a quick snapshot of some seasonal activities ... Read more

, Yukon Archives

My cousin's husband, Jerome, died in his sleep at home in Paris on December 18, 2003. He was 45 and had been diagnosed with lung cancer the previous March. Read more

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