Whitehorse Daily Star

July 24, 2014

HEADED FOR SMITHERS

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

HEADED FOR SMITHERS – The two bear cubs at the Yukon Wildlife Preserve are living in a trailer until they can be sent to Smithers, B.C., where they will spend the winter. Their mother was shot by conservation officers last week in Whitehorse.

 FRENZIED FODDER

Photo by Dan Davidson

FRENZIED FODDER – Feeding Frenzy, from Fairbanks, Alaska, performs at the past weekend’s Dawson City Music Festival.

ON TOP OF THE WORLD

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

ON TOP OF THE WORLD – Argentina players celebrate their second straight junior men’s world softball title Sunday after beating New Zealand 9-0 in the championship final held at the Pepsi Softball Centre in Whitehorse.

JUMPING INTO SHOW WEEKEND

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

JUMPING INTO SHOW WEEKEND – Anna Ramminger and Sitka go over a jump Wednesday evening on the North Ridge Community Association show grounds. This year’s Yukon Horse and Rider Association horse show will be held this evening through Sunday at the new grounds off Burma Road north of Whitehorse.

CALL OVERTURNED

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

CALL OVERTURNED – Canadian catcher Taylor Schubada swipes at Mexican pinch-runner Jonathan Cardona in the top of the sixth inning during their world championship matchup Wednesday. Originally called out, the home plate umpire would later overturn his decision, declaring Cardona safe. Mexico won 5-3, handing Canada its third straight loss.

Fun At The Park

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

FUN AT THE PARK – Nicole Bauberger is this week’s Artist in the Park. She made puppets for youth to decorate today.