Columnists

Regional newspapers and democracy

Worrying about the future of the regional paper and what it means for democracy and accountability

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Theatres of the Yukon’s Klondike Gold Rush, Part 2: 1898

The character of the gold rush city became one of rapid growth and wild excess

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Driving in the rain and avoiding hydroplaning

Hydroplaning is always a risk while driving in the rain

  • Aug 31st, 2017
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Polar Plunge 2017
The Nutcracker
Justin Trudeau helps catch fish at northwestern Ontario reserve
B.C. announces anti-racism funding for prevention, education

How much value is there in Yukon’s online survey results?

The government wants to hear what you think.

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Is putting nitrogen in your tires a waste of money?

What you need to know if you’re trying to choose between regular air or that fancy air

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Wyatt’s World

  • Aug 14th, 2017

Give yourself a boost

Here’s how to get that battery back in action — safely

  • Aug 10th, 2017

The importance of Carproof reports

It’s good to know, for example, if someone has a lien on the used car you’re about to buy

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

The dog days of economic development

Too many government squares have taken over Whitehorse. Release the hounds….

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

New book reveals story of black regiment on Alaska Highway

We Fought The Road sheds some light upon hidden chapter of the Alcan story

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

The opinion page is supposed to be biased

When you say an opinion writer is biased what you really mean is ‘I disagree with this article’

  • Aug 1st, 2017

Frank ‘Paddy’ Slavin: The ‘Sydney Cornstalk’

The champion boxer fought everywhere from New Zealand to England to the Klondike

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Campfire statistics on Yukon incomes and cost of living

Living in Whitehorse, surprisingly, isn’t so costly. The communities on the other hand….

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Keeping those batteries charged

You have the power. Now you just have to take care of it

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Higher interest rates are going to hurt

Rates are heading back towards historic norms. In our high-debt society, that’s bad news

  • Jul 25th, 2017

Road tripping the Skagway-Haines loop

Food, drink, beautiful vistas and bald eagles await

  • Jul 20th, 2017

A tale of two tourist markets

There’s two kinds of tourists in Skagway: the pampered and the puritan

  • Jul 20th, 2017

The bishop, the madman, and murder

In 1886, four men left Victoria, B.C. for the Yukon. Within months, one of them would be dead

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Omar Khadr might be no angel, but Canada still violated his rights

Nobody’s asking you to be happy he’s getting $10.5 million

  • Jul 18th, 2017