Thursday, April 25, 2024

Michelle Good and Billy-Ray Belcourt Shortlisted For The 2021 BC And Yukon Book Prizes

Michelle Good and Billy-Ray Belcourt are among the writers who could win the 2021 BC and Yukon Book Prizes. The prizes feature eight categories, such as fiction, nonfiction, picture...

Kate White, Currie Dixon and Sandy Silver Meet For The Election Debate

Yukon Party Leader Currie Dixon, NDP Leader Kate White, and Liberal Leader Sandy Silver have met in the CBC Yukon studio for an election debate. Three party leaders had...

Yukon Budget Projects $12.7M Deficit, ‘Record-Breaking’ Capital Spending

The Yukon government is projecting to be in the red this year, with a projected $12.7m deficit in a $1.79-billion budget that does not shy away from capital spending. This...

Yukon Confirms New COVID-19 Cases, Issues Potential Exposure Notices in Whitehorse

Yukon health officials announced fresh cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the province’s tally of active cases to 9 as of Wednesday afternoon. Chief Medical Officer Dr. Brendan Hanley said...

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...

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...

Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation’s Solar Farm Has Shut Down Diesel Generators And Started Generating...

For this first time in 50 years, Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation’s solar farm will shut down its diesel generators. This farm, located in Old Crow, Yukon, started generating electricity...

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...

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...

Final Result Of Yukon Elections May Be Determined By One Riding

So far, the votes were counted in Yukon's 19 ridings, and it seems that Sandy Silver's Liberals were close to scoring a win. They can be reached still, so...