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Issue: 2014-02-06

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Issue: 2014-02-06


"Filling the Frostbite Void"


YOU DON'T THINK ABOUT YOUR WINTER CLOTHES AN' YOU WON'T FREEZE YOUR NOSE. YOU WON'T FREEZE YOUR SEAT AND YOU WON'T FREEZE YOUR FEET. WE DON'T NEED TO BURN DRY TREES 'CAUSE WE CERTAINLY WON'T FREEZE. Read more

Old Crow

Young or old, you can see it in the dancers' eyes – the mood is one of romance. It is one of the finest date opportunities in the Yukon — the annual Dessert and Dance, hosted by the All-City Band Society. Read more

Yukon Music

This year we had four races in five days that would ultimately decide the Canadian Olympic team, as well as the World Junior and Under 23 World Championship Team. The Olympics were in the back of my mind, but the focus for me was to make the Under 2 Read more

Yukon Winter

Winter; a season many people dread. The extra work of shovelling snow, the layers of clothing, the cold temperatures, and even the shorter daylight hours are something to be endured. Read more

Farm - Garden

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Issue: 2014-02-06, PHOTO: Rick Massie

For 35 years the Frostbite Music Festival has been bringing bands to Whitehorse to showcase new music to an appreciative audience. Year after year organizers chose acts that were a combination of emerging talent breaking onto the music scene in a... Read more

Yukon Music

It was pretty impressive what MacGyver could come up with when faced with a problem, some string, a piece of gum, the gum wrapper, and a battery. That Canadian television show from the 1980s was predicated on the idea that when one finds oneself... Read more

Yukon Arts

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Issue: 2014-02-06, PHOTO: Rick Massie

Paton is the proprietor of Epic Pizza on Lewes Blvd. in Riverdale; Steiner is a musician-about-town; and together they are creating the four-day FebFest at the aforementioned pizza joint, from February 12 to -15. Read more

Yukon Music

This month, 20 girls from around Whitehorse will be starting a new, scientific adventure — exploring health and the body in a fun and innovative way. The All-Girls Science Club at the Yukon College is offering students in Grades 5 to 7 an... Read more

Yukon Education

The Yukon Quest is an annual event in the North that can banish your winter doldrums, lift your spirits, and get you cheering. The Quest, a 1,000-mile (1,609-kilometre) dog sled race, takes place every year in February, bringing people out of... Read more

Yukon Winter

As a child, I learned the importance of spending time outside. My father taught me that fresh air was a mandatory part of everyday life, through a wide variety of outdoor activities. On weekends, he would drag me out of bed early in the morning, ... Read more

Yukon Winter

Barnacle Bob Hilliard is ubiquitous on the Dawson City music scene. Since arriving in the early 1990s he's been a fixture in the bars around town, starting at the Westminster, and also playing in the bars of the Eldorado and Downtown Hotels... Read more

Dawson City

A whirlwind of optimism, energy, and passion is coming from Annie Avery and Grant Simpson regarding their new album, Two Piano Tornado. After playing music together for years they finally decided to go to the studio together, following a particularly Read more

Yukon Music

Would you be ready to fend for yourself if the undead filled the streets? If you haven't thought about it yet, you're already behind. But that's okay, because Whitehorse resident Christi Mathews is throwing a party that will have you zombified. Read more

Paranormal