Saturday, December 4, 2021

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...

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...

The Premiers Of The North React To The New Federal Budget Announcement

N.W.T. Premier Caroline Cochrane has been waiting for the new federal budget for some time, and after the budget finally got announced, she stated she was 'optimistic' about it. She...

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...

Life Nearly Back to Normal in Yukon, But Tourism Industry Needs the World to...

In Dawson City, Yukon, Lana Welchman recently had the chance to enjoy something many Canadians can only imagine right now – a live concert. Speaking to The Current during a concert...

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...

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....

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...

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...

N.W.T Students Won’t Have Full-Time Classes Yet

The chief public health office and Education Minister R.J. Simpson stated that N.W.T high school students won't be attending regular, full-time classes yet. Sir John Franklin High School in...