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Yukon Government Tables 2021-22 Budget
The budget includes record capital spending, along with funds for COVID-19 contingency.
Yukon Gov't Extends State Of Emergency; Ensures Border Controls
The government announced they would extend the state of emergency in order to maintain pandemic related enforcements.
New 84-Unit Seniors Housing Project Under Construction in Whitehorse
The project is expected to be complete by 2022.
Campgrounds Set to Open May 1
May 1st is the earliest opening date ever for Yukon campgrounds.
Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Teams Planning Additional Visits to Ensure Two Doses
Second dose clinics in rural communities have started.
Driver Hospitalized in Alaska Highway Collision
The 'Jaws of Life' were needed to get the driver out of the vehicle.
RCMP Officer Assaulted By Whitehorse Man; Bystanders Help Officer
A Whitehorse RCMP officer was interviewing a witness regarding an incident that had taken place when the suspect being investigated came back to the scene and attacked.
Yukon NDP Announces Candidates for Riverdale Ridings
The candidates were introduced at a virtual announcement on Sunday.
Major Section of Alaska Highway Closed Due to Accident
A motor vehicle accident has closed the area.
Whitehorse Fire Department Integrates New Location Technology Into Dispatching Efforts
The Whitehorse Fire Department is implementing a new location identification app in order to speed up how it dispatches crews and trucks to an emergency.
Yukon's Vaccine Effort Moves Into High Gear; Public Bookings Open Up Online
The Yukon Government announced on Thursday that the general public of 18 years and older would be able to book their vaccination appointments online, however, the process hit a snag when the sheer amount of site traffic crashed the system.
Yukon Party Announces New Candidate Amid Upcoming Territorial Election
The Yukon Fish and Game Association Executive Director Eric Schroff has announced that he would be running in the Mount Lorne-Southern Lakes riding.
Yukon NDP Adds Three New Candidates for Upcoming Election
The candidates were announced at a virtual press conference.
Additional COVID-19 Exposure Sites Identified
The Government reported new cases of COVID-19 on February 12th.