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sept 10 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Sept. 10, 2021.

  • Sep 10, 2021
sept 10 2021
sept 8 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Sept. 8, 2021.

  • Sep 8, 2021
sept 8 2021
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: The Yukon angle in the NDP and Tory election platforms

Elections are like Christmas for wonks. Instead of presents, Santa leaves brightly…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Claude and Mary Tidd are playing Anagrams in this self-portrait taken in their cabin in Ross River, January, 1930. Claude Tidd was a remarkable photographer, who took pictures in isolated locations often under trying circumstances. There was no electricity in Ross River at the time, with which to provide the lighting for this indoor photo. (Courtesy/Yukon Archives, Claude and Mary Tidd fonds, 77/19, #7961)

History Hunter: Claude Tidd, the Mountie who got his lady

As she examined dozens of photos laid out on a large table,…

Claude and Mary Tidd are playing Anagrams in this self-portrait taken in their cabin in Ross River, January, 1930. Claude Tidd was a remarkable photographer, who took pictures in isolated locations often under trying circumstances. There was no electricity in Ross River at the time, with which to provide the lighting for this indoor photo. (Courtesy/Yukon Archives, Claude and Mary Tidd fonds, 77/19, #7961)
sept 3 2021

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Wyatt’s World for Sept. 3, 2021.

  • Sep 3, 2021
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sept 1 2021

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Wyatt’s World for Sept. 1, 2021.

  • Sep 1, 2021
sept 1 2021
Keith Halliday

The Delta variant and Yukon elections

Elections are decided by the people who actually show up to vote.…

Keith Halliday
Wyatt’s World for Aug. 27, 2021

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Wyatt’s World for Aug. 27, 2021

  • Aug 27, 2021
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  • Aug 25, 2021
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Chief Isaac (Yukon Archives, Cluade and Mary Tidd fonds, #7238/Submitted)

What would Chief Isaac have said had he been invited to speak on Discovery Day?

This is a modified version of the reading given at the Commissioner’s…

Chief Isaac (Yukon Archives, Cluade and Mary Tidd fonds, #7238/Submitted)

Back to The Yukon

It was a bizarre 18-year episode, but at least it’s over. Two…

Wyatt’s World for Aug. 20, 2021

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Wyatt’s World for Aug. 20, 2021

  • Aug 20, 2021
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Wyatt’s World for Aug. 18, 2021.

  • Aug 18, 2021
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Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: The importance of independence

What do bureaucratic org charts have to do with fighting the pandemic?…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
aug 13 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Aug. 13, 2021.

  • Aug 13, 2021
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aug 11 2021

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Wyatt’s World for Aug. 11, 2021.

  • Aug 11, 2021
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Tim Green stands beside the remnants of an old cabin located on a hilltop above Stinky Lake in Porter Creek. Some of the surviving logs are larger than anything growing in the area now. Could this date back to the gold rush era, before any timber was harvested? (Michael Gates)

History Hunter: There is plenty of history hidden around Whitehorse

A few days ago, Tim Green , a history-hunting Porter Creek neighbour,…

Tim Green stands beside the remnants of an old cabin located on a hilltop above Stinky Lake in Porter Creek. Some of the surviving logs are larger than anything growing in the area now. Could this date back to the gold rush era, before any timber was harvested? (Michael Gates)
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: Minimum wage just one part of the puzzle

The Liberal-NDP alliance raised the Yukon’s minimum wage, effective Aug. 1, to…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
aug 6 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Aug. 6, 2021.

  • Aug 6, 2021
aug 6 2021
Letters to the editor.

LETTER: Concerned parents of Hidden Valley School

To whom it may concern, We, a group of concerned parents from…

  • Aug 5, 2021
Letters to the editor.