Tuesday, January 31, 2023

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...

20 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Yukon Over 3 Days

The Yukon government is reporting 20 new cases of coronavirus over a 3-day period. Between Friday at noon and Monday at noon, 14 new cases were reported in Whitehorse, and...

Yukon’s Political Parties Are Campaigning: Here’s What They Say

Yukon's three political parties have their plans and programs ahead of the Yukon territorial election on April 12. Here's what they have to say: NDP The party leader Kate White has announced...

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...

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...

Yukon Reports 9 New COVID-19 Cases, Issues Exposure Warning in Whitehorse

Yukon has confirmed 9 new cases of COVID-19 and giving one new exposure warning in Whitehorse. The cases were confirmed between noon on Friday and the same time on Monday,...

Yukon Reports One COVID-19 Death, 8 New Cases and Issues 2 Public Exposures

Yukon’ acting chief medical officer of health is reporting one new COVID-19 death Wednesday along with 8 new cases, as well as issuing two public exposure notices in the...

Yukon’s New Gender-Affirming Policy Is Far Ahead Of Other Gender-Affirming Policies In The Country

Yukon has recently introduced a new gender-affirming policy. Dr. Michael Marshall was one of the experts who have contributed greatly to the making of the new policy. Marshall stated...

New Exposure Notices Are Being Issued In Whitehorse

Yukon health officials have issued new COVID-19 exposure notices for 3 Whitehorse locations. All of these notices seem to be related to the latest case of COVID-19 in Yukon....

Yukon Gold Mine Reports 3 Positive Cases of COVID-19

Based on recent reports from the public health department, there has been an outbreak of coronavirus at a Yukon-based mine. In a statement released by Yukon's chief medical officer of...