Chelsea the kitten had one of her nine lives saved Jan. 17 after spending more than 30 hours trapped atop a 23-metre-high spruce tree near Kookatsoon Lake. 1
Territories ink home care, mental health funding pact with feds
Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut have signed a health-care agreement with the federal government that will see the three territories receive $36.1 million for home care and mental health care over the next 10 years. 0
Ice jam knocks Aishihik hydro plant offline
An ice blockage knocked the Aishihik hydroelectric plant offline Jan. 17, causing brief power outages throughout the territory. 1
Team Solberg takes Yukon Brier spot on final rock 1
Fifteen years after last playing skip for a Yukon team at the Brier, Whitehorse’s Jon Solberg is back for another go.
Northern Tutchone artist says Yukon First Nations art isn’t what it used to be 5
You know about totem poles. You’ve seen the ravens, bears and thunderbirds on drums and button blankets. You’ve seen them depicted in red, black and…
Yukon researchers use silicone oil to transport and preserve permafrost samples 2
Core samples of Yukon permafrost are on a 5,000-kilometre journey to Ottawa to be part of a permanent museum exhibit on the Arctic.
Local Muslim group wants to build Yukon’s first mosque 24
Whitehorse’s Muslim community is raising money to build the territory’s first mosque. Yusuf Legere, a volunteer with the Yukon Muslims Society, says a mosque would be…