Opinion

sept 22 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Sept. 22, 2021.

  • Sep 22, 2021
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

YUKONOMIST: Yukon amplified in Ottawa

If you read Imperialism by Lenin or more recent critics of global…

Letters to the editor.

This week’s mailbox: election commentary; mining with emissions in mind

In response to ‘Mining will bury us all’ I read with interest…

The facade of the restored Globe Theatre features a replica of the original sign that was once mounted over the entrance.(Michael Gates/Yukon News)

HISTORY HUNTER: The Historic Globe Theatre is alive and well in Atlin

I was invited to give a reading at the Globe Theatre in…

The facade of the restored Globe Theatre features a replica of the original sign that was once mounted over the entrance.(Michael Gates/Yukon News)
An aerial shot of a permafrost slump along the Stewart River. (Chrystal Mantyka-Pringle/Submitted)

COMMENTARY: We need to plan for the inevitable – a hotter and more extreme Yukon

Chrystal Mantyka-Pringle, Don Reid & Hilary Cooke Special to the News For…

  • Sep 17, 2021
An aerial shot of a permafrost slump along the Stewart River. (Chrystal Mantyka-Pringle/Submitted)
sept 17 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Sept. 17, 2021.

sept 17 2021
Letters to the editor.

This week’s mailbox: rallying for basic annual income; letters to candidates

Dear Editor, We need change, substantial change, both in the Yukon and…

Letters to the editor.
sept 15 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Sept. 15, 2021.

  • Sep 15, 2021
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The Casino Mine, according to documentation submitted as part of its original environmental assessment, is set to emit over 700 kilotonnes of greenhouse gas emissions per year during some years of its operation. (Courtesy/Western Copper Corp)

COMMENTARY: Mining will bury us all

Lewis Rifkind Special to the News The Yukon government has released the…

  • Sep 12, 2021
The Casino Mine, according to documentation submitted as part of its original environmental assessment, is set to emit over 700 kilotonnes of greenhouse gas emissions per year during some years of its operation. (Courtesy/Western Copper Corp)
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Yukonomist: The Liberal and Green election platforms for the Yukon

Last week we looked at the NDP and Conservative election platforms and…

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sept 10 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Sept. 10, 2021.

  • Sep 10, 2021
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<em>Meanderings</em> by Yukon author Peter Steele was released on June 5. (Indigo/Screenshot)

Review: Armchair travel with Peter Steele’s Meanderings

Lewis Rifkind Special to the News In these days of extremely limited…

  • Sep 9, 2021
<em>Meanderings</em> by Yukon author Peter Steele was released on June 5. (Indigo/Screenshot)
sept 8 2021

WYATT’S WORLD

Wyatt’s World for Sept. 8, 2021.

  • Sep 8, 2021
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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.

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sept 1 2021

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Wyatt’s World for Sept. 1, 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