Whitehorse Daily Star

August 31, 2016


Photo by Marissa Tiel

KEEPING UP – Tara Larkin and Jason Adams cheer as peewee and mini riders, from left, Kya Larkin, Memphis Nolan and Mia Raymond race on the mini track during Sunday’s Harescramble hosted by the Yukon Cross Country Motorcycle Association near Mosquito Road.


Photo by Vince Fedoroff

NEW FLIGHT SCHEDULE – Alkan Air president Wendy Tayler is seen Monday afternoon with the Dornier 228, one of the aircraft that will be available for the Watson Lake route.


Photo by Marissa Tiel

DETERMINATION – Katherine Scheck crashes near the beginning of the two-mile bikejoring race at the Takhini Hot Springs Sunday. She got up and finished the race, placing fifth, only about one minute back.


Photo by Vince Fedoroff

STORY TIME – Whitehorse businessman Rolf Hougen is interviewed this morning by Lisa Marie DiLiberto, left, and Geneviève Doyon as part of the Tale of a Town. The Canada 150 project is travelling across Canada gathering living memories of main streets. The portable studio is set up outside the Old Fire Hall.


Photo by Marissa Tiel

JUMP! – Runners leap near the start of the Baked One Miler race on Tuesday. About 30 people took part, challenging themselves on the short asphalt course, which started at Spook Creek and finished near the Old Fire Hall.


Photo by Vince Fedoroff

COMPETITION ON WHEELS – Megan Seiling cycles in last Saturday’s Long Lake Triathalon. She placed fourth in the individual category and first in the female open. See coverage, this website.