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Yukon Rivermen face tough tests on the road

The team is in the middle of its busiest stretch of the season — 10 league games in three weeks

Yukon skiers battle both rain and heavy snowfall at 2020 Haywood Western Canada Cup

“They also realize that you have to be ready for anything — extreme cold or extreme warm.”

Yukon skiers embrace experience at Winter Youth Olympic Games

Derek Deuling and Sasha Masson skied for Team Canada at the 2020 Lausanne Winter Youth Olympic Games

Black Aces golden after Alberta hockey tournament

The Peewee Development Program Black Aces went 4-0 in tournament play and 5-0 overall

Registration opens for 34th annual Buckwheat International Ski Classic

Registration for the 34th annual Buckwheat International Ski Classic opened on Jan.…

Yukon Quest field down to just 15 after three withdrawals

Lori Tweddell and Louve Tweddell withdrew from the Quest after not completing qualification races

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Northern Lights Judo Tournament puts Yukon judokas straight into the action

“It gives them experience for tournaments — just that added pressure and butterflies and all that”

Nicolas Petit wins Copper Basin 300

Rob Cooke was the lone Yukoner to finish, placing 12th

Dwayne De Rosario to visit Whitehorse

“I’m itching to learn more about Canadian culture and the Yukon is as Canadian as it gets”

Holiday Hockey Tournament an all-ages affair in Dawson City

“Everybody is making it about the kids and making sure that they’re having a good time”

Christmas Insomnia Tournament concludes 2019 with soccer showdown

Charly’s Angels and Liverpool Reserves were this year’s winners

Yukon Dog Mushers Association holds preliminary race at Ibex Valley tracks

The event included 19 participants racing in six categories

Cozens, Canada win gold at 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship

Whitehorse’s Dylan Cozens scored the first Canadian goal of the 4-3 win

Female bantam development team wins gold at Angels on Ice hockey tournament

The Yukon Female Hockey Club’s bantam development team returned home from Langley,…

Team Canada victorious over Slovakia in IIHF World Junior Championship quarter-final

Whitehorse’s Dylan Cozens is second in scoring for Canada with eight points

Dozens of riders take part in 5+ Hours of Light Fat Bike Festival

“This year I think people knew it was good conditions, so they all decided to come”

Canada wins against the United States in World Juniors opener

Whitehorse’s Dylan Cozens picked up an assist in the 6-4 victory

Annual Christmas Showcase puts spotlight on local soccer and futsal talent

“I think it’s just a really good experience overall to be able to play with such high-level players”

Yukon team prepares for 2020 Canadian Junior Curling Championships

“We’re just going to have fun and compete and get some more experience for the younger girls”