Larissa Robyn Johnston

Scissors, stitching and sculptures all summer long

It seems the biannual Spruce Bog craft sale isn't enough to sate the hunger of arts and craft enthusiasts. Demand for the popular, and often crowded sale has convinced organizers to create a summer home for Spruce Bog at the Westmark Klondike Inn.

Fusion fivesome to be fan favourite

Take an Israeli jazz foursome, toss in a Baltimore emcee and let them pump out hip-hop-jazz fusion and you have a recipe for a fan favourite at this year's Dawson City Music Festival.

Minto mine evacuates 40 workers

Thick smoke from a nearby forest fire has forced the evacuation of 40 people from the Minto mine. Although the fire has not moved closer to the copper mine, Capstone Mining has taken a "precautionary measure."

Food bank campaign raises awareness on hunger issues

It's no surprise Hunger Awareness Day represents a busy time for the Food Bank Society of Whitehorse. Only 90 minutes into its first distribution day of the month, about 30 hampers were handed out.