Breathing new life into old pages: Yukon youth revive decades-old Shakat Journal

‘Kids up here deal with some really hard stuff. We can’t shy away from that’

  • Oct 5, 2017

Long waits, stigma among barriers to getting mental health help in the Yukon

‘I know for certain that there’s a lack of psychiatrists here’

Yukoners put their backs into it zt Air North plane pull for charity

It’s like a tug-of-war with a 737

  • Oct 3, 2017

Chief Isaac and the mass media

The Yukon’s earliest newspapers frequently treated the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in poorly

  • Sep 28, 2017

Whitehorse food bank to pilot accepting wild meat

Long-sought changes allow hunters to donate wild meat to Whitehorse food bank

  • Sep 26, 2017

Yukon writers remember Whitehorse literary stalwart Jessica Simon

‘Being out on the water, hearing the birds, camping with her, those are great memories’

Skull of extinct muskox species pulled out of the dirt near Dawson City

‘An awesome skull with huge horns sticking out, people love that kind of stuff’

Tom Thomson, ‘glitter skunks’ and wolverines: Trapped opens at Yukon Arts Centre

Winnipeg-based artist Willow Rector’s new show runs until Nov.25

Human rights activist Payam Akhavan opens Massey Lectures in Whitehorse Sept. 13

‘We are incomplete if we are insensitive to the suffering of others’

Local play aims to give authentic glimpse of Yukon life

‘It offers perspectives that community members in the audience might not even be aware exist’

Taking a closer look at Kluane National Park

This summer’s bioblitz uncovered a snail not spotted in the Yukon before

New language classes in Old Crow aim to teach adults Gwich’in

The classes this fall will be offered one day per week, for six hours a day, for 16 or 17 weeks.

  • Aug 25, 2017

Driftwood Holly’s little boat becomes driftwood itself

If you’re on Lake Laberge and you see a little paddlewheeler, kindly send it downriver

  • Aug 24, 2017

Whitehorse band Ukes of Hazard wrap up epic summer

‘You want to keep those great things happening. You have to keep working’

  • Aug 22, 2017

Despite strong Alaska numbers, Yukon First Nations reporting low chinook returns

‘We don’t want to be like the cod fishery in the East Coast’

The most electrifying women in sports entertainment

Dawson City’s League of Lady Wrestlers goes out with a bang