Thursday, April 25, 2024

Yukon RCMP Say 3 Cases of Online Youth Extortion Reported Last Week

Some Yukon youth seems to have been the target of an online “sextortion”, in which criminals use fake identities to trick persons into performing sexual acts in front of...

Whitehorse Saw A Record Amount Of Precipitation This Winter

Environment Canada meteorologists are saying that snow in Whitehorse won’t melt any time soon. Whitehorse saw a record amount of precipitation over the winter months and the entire region...

Two Climbers Hope To Become The First All-Women Group To Climb Mount Lucania in...

Pascale Marceau and Eva Capozzola are hoping that they will become the first all-women group that will conquer Mount Lucania in Yukon if the weather allows it. In order...

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...

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...

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...

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...

7 New Cases of COVID-19 in Yukon

Yukon records seven fresh cases of COVID-19 as confirmed between noon Monday and noon Tuesday. Of the seven cases, six are in Whitehorse and one is in a rural community. As...

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...

Yukon Rendezvous Drops Sourdough From Its Name And Adopted A New Logo

Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous is the annual winter festival held in Whitehorse. Recently, the festival has decided to rebrand by slicing "Sourdough" from its name and devising a new logo. The...