Celebrating the Megametre Milestone

It was somewhere near Smiths Falls, Ontario. Sometime after the collection of the comatose nephew in Edmonton, the in-cab detonation of the fire extinguisher...

That Ain’t Yukon

It's been just shy of a decade since I first rolled into the territory. That's a decade of Outsiders asking "why'd you go way up there anyway?" I have many c...

So you’re going to drive to the Yukon

(Carole, the dog, and I logged a good 15,484 kilometres in the truck this summer driving down to Ontario to visit the folks. For the record, the itinerary we...

Manager no more.

It was less than 9 months ago that I joined Yukon College as the manager of the Computing Services department. Naturally, only two months later I discovered ...

May 17, 2009. No Furnace Day.

Seriously? Let me get this straight: upon viewing the title "No Furnace Day" your brain saw fit to order your hand and finger muscles to perform the complica...

How to buy three chairs.

On March 5th I got a note that one of the computer labs in the College was minus three chairs. They were borrowed or mangled or misplaced or had succumbed to...