Saturday, December 4, 2021

Yukon Reports 18 New COVID-19 Cases

In a Thursday news release, Dr. Brendan Hanley, the territory's chief medical officer said, there are 18 new COVID-19 cases in Yukon. The fresh cases bring the active case...

Yukon Officials Defend Plan to Lift COVID-19 Restrictions, Talk of New Paradigm

Yukon health officials are defending their plan to relax more COVID-19 restrictions beginning next week, saying they are “no longer justified”, and that the plan signals a new phase...

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...

The Provincial Government Is Extending Yukon’s State Of Emergency For A Fifth Time

Yukon Community Services Minister Richard Mostyn has announced the extension of the territory’s state of emergency. The opposition is displeased and its leader stated that the 90-day extension should...

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...

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...

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 Woman Makes Homemade Passion Flakies That Are ‘Sooo Good’

They typically come in a clear plastic wrapper, and they are always perfect, delicious, and messy. Passion Flakies are created by Vachon, a Quebec cake company. They are sought after...

“We need to move forward together”, Yukon’s First Minority Government in Nearly 30 Years...

The Legislative Assembly is back in session, with the 1st minority government elected by Yukon people in almost three decades. Angelique Bernard, the commissioner of Yukon, opened up the throne...

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....