Artwork by Grade 2 student Faith showing her thanks for everyone.
Artwork by Grade 2 student Faith showing her thanks for everyone. (Submitted)

Yukon kids express gratitude for nature, pets and friends in art campaign

More than 50 children submitted artwork featuring things they are grateful for

'The Stack' to become tallest commercial building in Vancouver
Touring Phantom Creek Estates Winery
Celine Dion's reinvention as a fashion influencer
The World, a private residential luxury ship, visits Prince Rupert
The Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous Can-Can dancers surprise bar patrons with a performance at The Town and Mountain Hotel in Whitehorse on Feb. 18, 2020. Rendezvous won’t be holding open auditions for the group this year. Rather, Rendezvous is looking for former members of the dance line interested in returning to be part of the 2021 line up. (Crystal Schick/Yukon News file)

Rendezvousing at a distance

Festival planned to go ahead while meeting COVID restrictions

Yukon chefs helping hungry locals with meal donations to Whitehorse food bank

The initiative is being powered by monetary donations on GoFundMe and food donations from suppliers

Foxes and coyotes in the Wilderness City

There’s lots more research to be done on how wildlife adapts to urban environments, says biologist

  • Apr 2, 2020

Yukon parents, educators tackling learning at home amid a world pandemic

Yukon teachers will be assessing how to deliver education over the coming months

The freeze-and-thaw cycle of the Yukon’s wood frogs

The amphibians have the special ability to freeze solid without sustaining any damage to their cells

  • Mar 24, 2020

Tiny home community offers solace and learning

How the Steve Cardiff Tiny House Community is faring one year after opening

A look back and ahead at what fuels Yukon transportation

Museum gets set to host its first Electric Vehicle Discovery Day

National signs honour victims of impaired driving

Yukon government says it would consider bringing the signs to the territory if approached

Yukon First Nations’ graduation regalia sought for upcoming exhibit

Curator Lisa Dewhurst is hoping to get at least two pieces from each Yukon First Nation

Photos: Rendezvous 2020

Some shots from this year’s festivities

Yukon’s Japanese association launches its first sake festival

Former president says the hope is to bring people together to learn

Low contaminant levels found in Old Crow traditional food study

Residents, though, did have higher lead blood levels than average

Yukon teachers get a lesson in new technology

Technology training allows educators more accessible options in the classroom

Our first line of (frigid) defence

‘But really, to go over 100 megawatts for us was pretty epic’

Life and death in Nepal and India

The Hands of Hope founders travelled through India and Nepal

  • Jan 9, 2020