Remember to Vote – August 16, 2022!

Election Day is August 16, 2022, for the “Pick 1 Primary” and the Special General Election to fill the remainder of Representative Don...

Yukon man, company fined $30K for not cleaning up Whitehorse properties where bears fed on cooking oil

A Dawson City man and his company must pay $30,000 for failing to ensure the timely clean-up of cooking oil left outside at two Whitehorse properties that attracted bears to the area — three...

'The jewel of the southeast': Alaskans join forces to restore abandoned lighthouse

Emerging from the waves at the foot of the mountains on an uninhabited island about an hour south of Haines, in southeast Alaska, stands a relic from the Klondike gold rush.The Eldred Rock lighthouse...

Remembering Yukon's sternwheelers, with a 92-year-old former purser

Ronald Finlayson choked up a bit when asked what it was like to see his one-time workplace — the iconic SS Klondike sternwheeler — sitting proudly on the riverbank in Whitehorse."Oh, it brought back many memories," he said...

Her body was found in a Whitehorse dump 55 years ago. The family still wants answers

The last time Tootsie Jimmy-Charlie was seen alive, as far as anybody knows, was on March 17, 1967, when she was released from the Whitehorse jail.  Nine weeks later, her body was found by a...

Keno City's waste transfer station set to close by end of September

The waste transfer system in one Yukon community is quickly coming to an end.Keno City, Yukon, which is made up of about 24 people, is to be one of four unincorporated communities slated to lose its waste transfer...

Lack of teachers will mean 'tough decisions' this year, says Yukon education official

Students in Yukon head back to class in just over a week — some even sooner — and the department of Education is still desperately hoping to fill more than two dozen vacant teaching...

HAARP to hold public open house Saturday, Aug. 27

The public will have opportunity to learn about how scientists study the Earth’s ionosphere, the region between Earth’s lower atmosphere and the vacuum of space, at an Aug. 27, 2022, open house at...

Beach volleyball is so big, 1st Yukon women's team is at the Canada Summer Games

Paige Poelman says she's sometimes met by surprised reactions when she tells people at the Canada Summer Games that she's on the Yukon's beach volleyball team."People are like, 'How does that work? Does Yukon have...