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Stewart River

Photo Submitted By: David Johnny

Taken by an unknown hunter.

In early July, it was time to trail out the horses for the start of the hunting season in August. Gary Sam, Stanley Simon, Alec Johnny, and I were guides, and we trailed 16 horses out the road from Mayo to Mayo Lake with the outfitter, one dog, and Read more

Yukon People

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Issue: 2016-11-23, PHOTO: Courtesy of Harvey Burian

Harvey Burian was born at St. Mary’s Hospital in Dawson City in December 1944. His parents were Mayo residents Mary (Miyo) Yoshida and Renny Burian. They had been operating a wood camp at 26 Mile on the Stewart River until wartime shortages shut... Read more

Yukon History

The baby peregrine falcon was photographed on the Stewart River. There is actually another baby crouched in the background. I used the Nikon D80 with a 18-135 mm lens. Read more

Living With Wildlife

As my husband and I crossed the blue steel bridge at Stewart Crossing in our rented Prius, I remembered the relic of my friend, Janet Collins, in my windbreaker pocket. It was a late July, 2014, almost exactly a year after her memorial, or, “going aw Read more

Yukon Outside

The hours in question are noon and 5 pm, and the reason is simple. At these hours Parks Canada has the Keno blow its whistle. Read more

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