Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor.

This week’s mailbox: casotreum and the vaccine mandate

Premier Sandy Silver: Last week, CBC Airplay interviewed Dr. Seema Marwaha, Assistant…

  • Nov 29, 2021

 

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LETTERS: A loophole for landlords, power backups, COVID-19 case counting

This is an open letter to the Yukon government, I received an…

  • Nov 18, 2021

 

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This week’s mailbox: the northern lights, vaccine mandates and restrictions

Dear Editor: My wife and I have been visiting Whitehorse for four…

  • Nov 14, 2021
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LETTERS: We are moving away, and housing is the reason

Dear News Team, We have recently decided to leave the territory for…

  • Nov 4, 2021
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LETTER: ‘Back roads are a strike against all wildlife’

Science has proven that back roads into the backlands of the environment…

  • Oct 30, 2021
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LETTERS: mandatory vaccines and the Just Transition Act

Mandatory vaccination for health care workers Seniors Action Yukon is a volunteer,…

  • Oct 24, 2021
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Keno City’s transfer station sits next door to an industrial mine site with waste disposal permits. (Lawrie Crawford/Yukon News)

LETTERS: Defending transfer stations in Keno and Silver City

Regarding the removal of vital infrastructure in rural communities by the Government…

  • Oct 20, 2021
Keno City’s transfer station sits next door to an industrial mine site with waste disposal permits. (Lawrie Crawford/Yukon News)
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LETTERS: Candidates comment on vaccine mandates; Hidden Valley parents seek transparency

A survey of municipal candidates on mandatory vaccination (Ed. note: This letter…

  • Oct 20, 2021
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LETTERS: ‘Keno City is not amused’ and a response to Keith Halliday

‘Keno City is not amused or impressed’ I would like to make…

  • Oct 17, 2021
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LETTER: Last week’s letter was ‘whining, self-serving’

I am writing in response to Simon Tourigny’s article as printed in…

  • Oct 13, 2021
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LETTER: Sharing the trails — a plea and a warning

On February 5, 2021, my little dog Milo was killed by a…

  • Oct 13, 2021
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LETTER: Must improve safety of Yukon highways

Dear Premier and Minister: Thank you for your recent reply to my…

  • Oct 11, 2021

LETTER: In defense of transfer stations from Keno City

Greetings from Keno City, As a resident and local volunteer, I feel…

  • Oct 10, 2021
Keno City’s transfer station sits next door to an industrial mine site with waste disposal permits. (Lawrie Crawford/Yukon News)

LETTER: The Yukon government ‘plans to kill Keno’

Yvonne Bessette advocates for the Keno City transfer station

  • Oct 6, 2021
Keno City’s transfer station sits next door to an industrial mine site with waste disposal permits. (Lawrie Crawford/Yukon News)
Simon Tourigny and several others have built cabins outside of Dawson City. (Simon Tourigny/Submitted)

LETTER: Yukon’s lifestyle is vanishing

Faced with eviction from an unauthorized cabin outside Dawson City, Simon Tourigny makes his case

  • Oct 6, 2021
Simon Tourigny and several others have built cabins outside of Dawson City. (Simon Tourigny/Submitted)
Liane Karba travelled to Whitehorse recently and brought her mother's ashes to Lumel Studios. They were transformed into a blown glass peony (pictured) and chickadee. Also pictured is her mother's notebook containing beloved sayings and anecdotes, compiled over 15 years. (Submitted)

LETTER: Thanks to Lumel for turning ashes into art

Recently, my husband and I made a trip to Whitehorse that ended…

  • Oct 3, 2021
Liane Karba travelled to Whitehorse recently and brought her mother's ashes to Lumel Studios. They were transformed into a blown glass peony (pictured) and chickadee. Also pictured is her mother's notebook containing beloved sayings and anecdotes, compiled over 15 years. (Submitted)
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Letter: Seniors Action Yukon reminds Dr. Hanley of his campaign promises

Dear Dr. Hanley, Seniors Action Yukon (SAY) is an independent volunteer organization…

  • Oct 3, 2021
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This week’s mailbox: unvaccinated long-term care staff; the Liberals’ financial returns

Unvaccinated Staff and Visitors at Senior Centers To Decision Makers: We were…

  • Sep 29, 2021
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This week’s mailbox: election commentary; mining with emissions in mind

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

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