Yukon Nuggets

  • "Business Person of the Year", 1986.

1986 Hougen's history

Yukon Chamber of Commerce

At an annual meeting of the Yukon Chamber of Commerce in Dawson City, Rolf Hougen, was presented with a plaque on behalf of the Chamber and the Government of the Yukon as "Business Person of the Year" it was at this meeting he announced a plan to try to save the White Pass Railroad that had been closed down since 1982.