Issue: 2016-07-14, PHOTO: Derek Carr

Next week sees the triumphant return of a woefully under-represented genre in the Whitehorse music scene – heavy metal – brought in the form of the progressive metal four-piece Bushwhacker. The group has been hard at work in Vancouver over the... Read more

Yukon Music


Issue: 2016-03-24, PHOTO: Joslyn Kilborn

About two weeks into my month in Toronto, I go with a friend to the Museum of Inuit Art, where there’s a display of photography by youth in the Yukon and Northwest Territories. Inside the museum we head off in separate directions, him taking his... Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

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Issue: 2015-08-13 PHOTO: Joslyn Kilborn

If you’ve ever been to Lizards Lounge in the Town and Mountain Hotel on a Friday or Saturday night, you’ve seen Claire Mechan. She’s been behind the bar making your drinks for the last fiveand-a-half years. “It’s my identifier in Whitehorse,” ... Read more

Yukon People

When I started housesitting in Porter Creek at the end of the summer I had almost no reason to leave the neighbourhood. I had no steady job: I’d been living in my camper and hadn’t needed to find one. Read more