‘Knife wielding, gunslinging cowboy’

This headline is both a comment and quote from Brent Liddle of Haines Junction. Well, all kinds of people have their beliefs and Larry (Cowboy) Smith has his.

This headline is both a comment and quote from Brent Liddle of Haines Junction.

Well, all kinds of people have their beliefs and Larry (Cowboy) Smith has his. And, as far your remark, “Let’s hope this Colourful Five Per Cent fades into oblivion” goes, I believe we’re here forever.

His email follows:

I find the full page photo December 16th in Jim Robb’s scrapbook of knife-wielding, gunslinging cowboy with a slain wolf hung by its feet anything but a “wonderful shot.” Let’s hope this Colourful Five Per Cent fades into oblivion – when conquering the last frontier meant killing everything in sight.

Brent Liddle

Haines Junction

Anyone with information about this subject, please write Jim Robb: The Colourful Five Per Cent Scrapbook – Can You Identify? c/o the Yukon News, 211 Wood Street, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 2E4, or e-mail through the News website, www.yukon-news.com.

Just Posted

Yukon government declares climate emergency

The call was made after a successful amendment by the NDP

Municipal leaders zero in on communication when it comes to the next MP

Yukon communities want more communication with feds

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World

New policy would govern how city facilities are booked

The new policy sets out priorities for the use of city recreation spaces

Yukon government rolls out bill to address vaping

The new legislation would ban youth younger than 19 from accessing vapour and tobacco products

New city policy would keep most roundtable talks with Whitehorse council open

New policy comes after council backed away from a policy that would have closed the meetings

Elite Martial Arts Academy grapplers prepare for return to Alaska State No-Gi Submission Grappling Championships

“We’ve been ramping up practices and getting it more intense because it’s just a whole new level”

Whitehorse city news, briefly

Some of the decisions discussed at the council meeting Oct. 7

YG to spend $2.2M on diesel generators in light of cancelled thermal plant

Now that plans for a new thermal plant have been nixed, the… Continue reading

Bike biathlon timing a bullseye

The event wrapped up just hours before Whitehorse received more than 15 centimetres of snow

EDITORIAL: It’s about time

B.C. is gearing up to potentially get rid of time changes. Yukon needs to get ready to follow suit.

Yukon Schools Mountain Bike Races wrap with Mount McIntyre finale

The third and final Yukon Schools Mountain Bike Race of the fall… Continue reading

Super Volley competition starts with F.H. Collins visiting Porter Creek

Competition continues Oct. 4 when the Vanier Crusaders take on the Porter Creek Rams

Most Read