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Issue: 2014-02-27

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Issue: 2014-02-27


"Going SOLO Together"


YESTERDAY IS HISTORY AN' TOMORROW IS A MYSTERY. FOR YESTERDAY I DON'T WORRY AN' TOMORROW I'M NOT IN A HURRY. IF I WORRY ABOUT TOMORROW I CAN LIVE IN SORROW. Read more

Old Crow

I'm always interested whether when people choose the foods for dinner first, and then select accompanying wines, or vice versa. I use both methods. Several weekends ago my partner and I hosted a cheese fondue in honour of a friend's birthday... Read more

Beverages

During Yukon winters it's important to keep yourself motivated to stay active, and to seek ways of making it fun. While suffering from my own lack of motivation, I searched for something that could rekindle my desire to move again. Read more

Yukon Active

Yukon artist Helen O'Connor's textural, organic, large-scale sculpture, assemblages, and installations beg the viewer to reach out and touch them. The works seem as though they are part of the natural world, not made by human hands. Indeed, O'Connor' Read more

Yukon Arts

ROYAL NAVY TRADITIONAL TOASTS Monday: Our ships at sea. Tuesday: Our men. Wednesday: Ourselves (as no one is likely to concern themselves with our welfare). Read more

Beverages

When I first arrived in Kluane as an aspiring biologist, it seemed fitting that I would land in the place where the famous lynx-snowshoe hare cycles had been studied since the '70s. Famous – at least to ecology students and trappers – graphs... Read more

There is real-life drama unfolding in the nest of a Whitehorse eagle couple. Right now the question is, who is the eagle that has appeared and is repairing the nest from last year? Is it the dad eagle, or the mom eagle, or is it some squatter that... Read more

Yukon Wildlife

Sexy, smart, sassy, sultry, superfragilisticexpialidocious: five words Big Mama Lele uses to describe her music, and it's pretty spot on. With titles like "Dirty Old Man" and "Montreal Boys," as well as soulful pipes to go with her twangy ukulele tun Read more

Yukon Music

Three luscious, solo visual art exhibitions are coming to the Yukon Arts Centre (YAC). Rosemary Scanlon's The Rose Parade, Helen O'Connor's Salutation, and Michèle Karch-Ackerman's Foundling each open at YAC's Public Art Gallery on March 6, and run u Read more

The 21st running of the Trek Over the Top snowmobile run from Tok, Alaska, to Dawson City and back will take place from March 6 to 9. It's a 200-mile (382 km) trip each way, over the spectacular scenery provided by the Top of the World Highway. Read more

Dawson City

Learn, listen, and play is what Jazz in the Hall events are about. On March 6 Jazz Yukon is presenting a Jazz in the Hall event featuring youth musicians. Read more

Yukon Music

The Canadian Nutrient File offers the following comparison of fat per 100 grams of lean cooked meat: bison: 2.42 grams; choice beef: 10.15 grams; pork: 9.66 grams. Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing