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How To Be a Yellowknifer Podcast

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Learn about Yellowknife from other Yellowknifers

Learn about Yellowknife from other Yellowknifers

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Canada

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Podcasts

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Learn about Yellowknife from other Yellowknifers

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English


Episodes

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Stephanie Vandeputte

7/12/2019
It isn’t uncommon for us to interview someone on the How To Be a Yellowknifer Podcast only to learn later that they have decided to move away from Yellowknife. We know lives take us in all direction and not everyone is destined to stay in Yellowknife forever. However, in the case of Stephanie Vandeputte, we […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Stephanie Vandeputte first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:30:50

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Shiri MacPherson

6/19/2019
If Shiri MacPherson were to be nominated for an award the category would be along the lines of Most Passionate Yellowknife Volunteer. Her dedication to volunteering and supporting local events is second to none and we talk all about it in this episode of the How To Be a Yellowknife Podcast. As part of a […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Shiri MacPherson first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:26:47

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Ashley Makohoniuk

5/15/2019
Ashley Makohoniuk has lived in Yellowknife for about 8 years and most of that time she has volunteered for Folk on the Rocks, the annual music and arts festival that takes place in July on the shores of Long Lake. As part of a Yellowknife Online and Folk on the Rocks partnership, this is the first […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Ashley Makohoniuk first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:26:46

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Kam Hogan

12/1/2017
Kam Hogan is a Yellowknife Ambassador through and through but was also once one of those Yellowknifers who thought they’d only be here for a year. 6 years late she is still here. Getting her first glimpse of the Northwest Territories at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics in the form of the Northern House, Kam, thought moving to Yellowknife would […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Kam Hogan first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:39:52

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Ollie Williams

9/15/2017
Ollie Williams has a lot going on in the community for a guy who has only been in Yellowknife for 3 years. Be it his volunteering, business building or his familiar voice on the radio, he is getting things done. Originally a sports reporter from the United Kingdom, Ollie made his way to the Vancouver […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Ollie Williams first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:30:45

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Jess Dunkin

8/4/2017
Jess Dunkin was lucky enough to first be exposed to Yellowknife, Whitehorse, and Iqaluit through a work contract. This was her first exposure to Northern Canada and while in Yellowknife, something just captured her. As those contracts ended she started looking for job opportunities in Yellowknife and ended up finding a position at the NWT Parks […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Jess Dunkin first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:20:49

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Lorie Crawford

6/14/2017
Aurora College, and by extension Yellowknife, is known for its nursing program. Turns out one of the people to spearhead developing that curriculum that now so well known and regarded is Yellowknife resident, Lorie Crawford. A registered nurse, who with her husband, moved from Ontario, because of the long commutes, has now called Yellowknife home […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Lorie Crawford first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:23:18

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Annelies Pool

3/12/2017
Annelies Pool, a resident of Yellowknife since the early 80’s, always knew she wanted to write a novel but knew it would take some time to get there. While working towards that goal, which she recently accomplished, she became a journalist to support herself to continue to practice the trade she loves. In that pursuit, Annelies found […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Annelies Pool first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:36:17

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Michelle Peters

2/26/2017
Michelle Peters, originally from South Africa but now calls Yellowknife home joins us on this episode of the How To Be a Yellowknifer Podcast. Michelle, her husband, Ryan, and their 3 children moved from South African to Yellowknife in 2013 for a job opportunity she couldn’t turn down. Right off the top, I talk to Michelle about […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Michelle Peters first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:21:11

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Shane Clark

2/12/2017
Shane Clark, business owner, coach, and father, joins us on this episode of the How To Be a Yellowknifer Podcast. Shane’s family has deep roots in Yellowknife even though he wasn’t born here and didn’t grow up here. His grandparents met in the early years of Yellowknife, his father was a business owner in Yellowknife by his […] The post How To Be a Yellowknifer: Shane Clark first appeared on Yellowknife Online.

Duration:00:18:07

How To Be a Yellowknifer: France Benoit

11/21/2016
France Benoit, a Yellowknife Farmer, joins us on this episode of the How To Be a Yellowknifer Podcast. Having been a Government employee, Justice of the Peace, filmmaker, non-profit organizer and now a farmer at an off-grid acreage, France has done a lot of things in Yellowknife since she arrived in the late 1980’s. She explains […]

Duration:00:21:46

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Kiri Ashley

10/20/2016
Kiri Ashley, a recent high school graduate, joins us on this episode of the How To Be a Yellowknifer Podcast. Having just graduated and entered adulthood, Kiri reflects on her 18 years in Yellowknife so far and why she enjoys it so much. One big aspect of why Yellowknife is so great for her has […]

Duration:00:21:17

How To Be a Yellowknifer: Carla Johnston

9/21/2016
Carla Johnston joins us on this episode of the How To Be a Yellowknifer Podcast to talk about her time in Yellowknife. Working on her Masters Degree, Carla was in Yellowknife for a summer working with Ecology North and Yellowknife Farmers Market on developing a sustainable food system. Yellowknife was not what she was expecting […]

Duration:00:16:01