1987 Hougen's history
Yukoner AwardFrom the Whitehorse Star:
Whitehorse businessman Rolf Hougen (left) received the Yukoner Award Friday from Dave Philpott, executive director of the Tourism Industry Association of Yukon. The award recognizes outstanding individual efforts towards tourism in the territory. Hougen heads up a high-powered syndicate that hopes to buy the moribund White Pass and Yukon Railway and transform it into a tourist train.