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How To Be a Yellowknifer: Carla Johnston

How To Be a Yellowknife Podcast: Carla Johnston

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 but loved it, stating that there is an amazing sense of community in Yellowknife.

Carla’s advice for those thinking about moving to Yellowknife is simple: “People should just come here!”

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About the author

Kyle Thomas

Kyle grew up in Yellowknife and is a local entrepreneur, bread maker, and Yellowknife-ophile who is addicted to learning as much as he can about the community and sharing it with anyone who’ll listen. In 2009 he developed YkOnline.ca. A website all about living, working and thriving in Yellowknife for residents, newcomers, and visitors.

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  • Great podcast Carla, we at Ecology North are so proud of you and all the work you accomplished in your first summer at Yellowknife!

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