Saturday, December 4, 2021

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 University Sets Up Permafrost Facility With Donation Worth $400K

Permafrost scientist based in Yukon are setting up a mobile research unit at the Yukon University Center. The initiative will be funded with a $400k donation the bank of...

1 New COVID-19 Case in Yukon, 2 Others Probable

Yukon has announced 1 new case of COVID-19 and the possibility of two more cases. The news was announced on Monday by the region’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Brendan Hanley...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Protesters Say That The Justice System In Yukon Is Not Protecting Indigenous Women

The rally has been held in Whitehorse and Watson Lake on Monday, calling for urgent action to protect indigenous women from violence. The two protests were held in response...

The Yukon Helpers Network Continues Helping People Even During Pandemic

Ever since the COVID-19 pandemic started, the Yukon Helpers Network has been a sort of a "light in the dark", providing support to people in their time of need....