Opinion

Editorial: Council and city staff admit they can’t speak honestly if the public is watching

Whitehorse is already less transparent then most municipalities in Canada. Closing meetings to the public is wrong

  • Jul 5, 2019

Yukonomist: Shocking but sadly not surprising

The auditor general’s report on Yukon education was grim

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  • Jul 3, 2019
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Letter: I came to council because I wanted to

fI had high hopes for the meeting Monday night, where our city…

  • Jun 28, 2019

Letter: Roddick is doing noble work

Whitehorse councillor Steve Roddick put forward a motion to declare a climate…

  • Jun 28, 2019

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  • Jun 28, 2019

Yukonomist: The internet has your Yukon adventure waiting for you

I’ve been to more than a few meetings over the years where…

Commentary: Thermal backup, or thermal backwards?

This year will be the year that Yukon drops below 90 per cent clean electricity

  • Jun 27, 2019

COMMENTARY: Support don’t punish

International Support Don’t Punish Day is June 26

  • Jun 26, 2019

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  • Jun 26, 2019

Letter: We all have a role in fighting climate change

Climate change is arguably the biggest problem facing our world. It is…

  • Jun 25, 2019

Letter: Congratulations on the new protected area

Yukon Conservation Society (YCS) wishes to extend its congratulations to all the…

  • Jun 25, 2019

Letter: Yukoners want ‘climate action now’

Yukoners Concerned are excited that despite the basketball game on TV, over…

  • Jun 20, 2019

History Hunter: Front Street Dawson was the Broadway of the North

There was a curious combination of circumstances that converged during the Klondike…

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  • Jun 20, 2019

Letter: Celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day

Celebrated on June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day is around the corner.…

  • Jun 20, 2019

Letter: Flag gone missing on the Chilkoot Trail

Note: a copy of this letter has been sent to Christopher Hunter,…

  • Jun 20, 2019

Letter: Cars and bikes — let’s take care of each other

As a dedicated long-time cyclist who has plied the Alaska Highway route…

  • Jun 20, 2019

YUKONOMIST: Don Quixote de Yellowknife

At the time, it can be hard to tell the difference between…

COMMENTARY: Foreign funding for local environmental groups no conspiracy

Foreign funding doesn’t mean activism isn’t locally grown, says CPAWS Yukon’s executive director

  • Jun 20, 2019