Wednesday, July 6, 2022

CBC Yukon Panelists Glad Canada Gets Minority Government Despite ‘Wasteful’ Election

The country re-elected a Liberal minority government on Monday, and the people of Yukon voted in Liberal Brendan Hanley, who will be replacing an outgoing Liberal, as the next...

Yukon Sends Scores of Firefighters to British Columbia

The Yukon government has sent 40 firefighters to help combat raging wildfires in B.C. The crew landed in Kamloops, B.C., on Monday for a 19-day deployment. Four supervisory staff travelled...

Four Parties Want To Act As Intervenors In Cindy Dickson Case

Teslin Tlingit Council (TTC), Carcross/Tagish First Nation (C/TFN), the Council of Yukon First Nations (CYFN), and the Métis Nation of Ontario filed the necessary paperwork, asking to be intervenors...

Yukon Community Want Millionaire Casino Executive to be jailed 

Residents of a small Yukon community want a millionaire casino executive and his wife to face imprisonment for violating local declaration. Rod and Ekaterina Baker flew to a small...

awson City, Yukon, Sent A Bid To Become World Heritage Site

Three years ago, a local committee in Dawson City, Yukon, withdrew a bid to become a UNESCO World Heritage site. Now, the committee will try again, but this time...

The First Cases of COVID-19 Variants Of Concern Have Appeared In Yukon

Yukon's Chief Medical Officer Dr. Brendan Hanley has stated that there are two new cases of COVID-19 in the territory. It seems that there is now Yukon's first case...

Kona’s Coalition, A Yukon Animal Welfare Group, Is Having A Hard Time Being Operational

The founder of Kona's Coalition Jordi Mikeli-Jones said that the COVID -19 pandemic has severely crippled the organization’s capabilities to aid animals. According to her, Kona’s Coalition is facing...

Yukon Museum Releases A New Venture To Promote Local Tourism

'Yukon Spin' has shared cycling scenery online to promote local tourism. The project is part exercise video, part tourism ad. It allows visitors to take a biking tour (sort...

Test of Confidence: Passing Budget High on the List for Liberal Minority Government, Premier...

The last legislative assembly ended on a cliffhanger; the budget, whereas tabled, had not been passed, leave alone subject to fulsome debate. The territory has been without a budget since...

This Year’s Yukon Elections May Be Decided In These 5 Settlements

Yukon Elections are to start on Monday, and according to the most recent analysis, it’s hard to predict who will win. For now, there has been no clear front-runner...