Leslie Amminson




Yukon teachers get training to start first school year under First Nations board

Teachers at Yukon's First Nations School Board got special training Thursday as the board officially took control of eight schools in the territory.The day's training included an afternoon on the land, with workshops taught by...

Whitehorse fish ladder sees 'heartbreaking' low of just 13 chinook salmon

Dozens gathered at the Whitehorse fish ladder on Wednesday for "salmon appreciation night," but the mood was dampened this year by staggeringly low numbers of chinook salmon.Only 10 salmon had passed through the fish ladder,...

Tourists return to the Yukon, but the season isn't without challenges

Yukon's tourism industry is coming back to life, but for operators getting back to normal hasn't come without challenges. In Dawson City, streets are filled with visitors taking pictures and participating in group tours. Many...

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