Get to work on renewables

We are a couple of left-leaning, liberal-minded Yukoners.

We are a couple of left-leaning, liberal-minded Yukoners.

We donate or have donated to all three parties that share our values, those being the New Democrats, Liberals, and Greens.

This vote was a victory for all Yukon people. In our view, the Liberal left won because of its stances on promoting renewable energy, protecting our resources, calling for a frack-free Yukon, and aiming to create a low-carbon future.

It is now time for us to work together and build our new renewable energy economy.

So, let us roll up our sleeves, come together and start creating that promising future for our children.

It is never too late to start.

JP Pinard,


Sally Wright,

Kluane Lake

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Federal government funds five new green energy projects

Around 40 homes near Whitehorse will participate a pilot project testing heat-storage technology

Council ponders freezing own wages

As it considers salaries for next term, some current members suggest not taking next CPI increase

Whitehorse driver gets one-month sentence, $1k fine for fatally hitting pedestrian in 2019

Karen Kennedy was sentenced before territorial court judge Michael Cozens Sept. 22

$500,000 deficit projected for Whitehorse

COVID-19 impacts cost the city $1.8 million


Wyatt’s World for Sept. 23, 2020

Yukon NDP hold AGM

This year’s meeting was held virtually

Watson Lake man arrested on cocaine charge

Calvin Pembleton, 53, is facing multiple charges

Liard First Nation’s language department receives literacy award

Decades of work has made Kaska language available to many

Yukon government releases new guidelines for COVID-19 symptoms and sending children to school

The advice sorts symptoms into three categories: red, yellow and green

Nominations closed in Watson Lake byelection

Four candidates are running for mayor

Baggage screening changes begin

Passengers are asked to arrive earlier than normal in order to accommodate the new temporary system

Yukon Government extends education review

The final report is scheduled for release in March 2021

City hall, briefly

A look at decisions made by Whitehorse city council this week

Most Read