Issue: 2012-04-12

Dawson City has earned a place as the Yukon finalist for CBC's "Live Right Now" competition, putting the town in the running to win a $100,000 "natural playground" courtesy of The Canadian Wildlife Federation, Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds and Park Read more

Yukon Active

Zavallennahh Huscroft (formorly known as Zav RT), from Victoria, has been teaching fiddle for 20 years, working in rural northern communities in the north for nine, and for the past five she has been visiting living rooms and classrooms virtually. Read more

Yukon Music

When I set out to do a walking tour through the Whitehorse Yukon Liquor Corporation (YLC) store, I imagined I could make it through the wine aisles and be onto a new subject by the New Year. Instead, a trip begun last November has taken me through... Read more


When I left off with this history of the Berton House, Pierre Berton had bought back his childhood home for $50,000 in 1989 and donated it to the Yukon Arts Council. Read more

Dawson City

When the Guild Theatre's artistic director, Katherine McCallum, was choosing this year's season, she may not have known playwright Nicky Silver was about to hit the big time. Read more

Listen. That's the word concert pianist Ian Parker expects to use the most while adjudicating the senior piano classes at this week's Rotary Music Festival in Whitehorse. That advice that was drummed into him by his teacher at the Julliard School ... Read more

Yukon Music

Over a decade ago, the climbing wall housed on the gymnasium stage at F.H. Collins Secondary School was awash with young climbers training to compete in climbing competitions in southern Canada. At the helm was their coach, Alain Dallaire. Read more

Yukon Active