17 min ago
Harper draws parallels between Taliban and Islamist militants in Iraq, Syria
Stephen Harper is drawing parallels between the Islamist militants who have seized a swath of territory across Iraq and Syria and the Taliban insurgents who controlled much of Afghanistan before the U.S.-led invasion.
10 hrs ago
The Chronicle Herald
Harper to tour Canada's North
Stephen Harper will tour a local college and make an announcement about northern research in Whitehorse on Thursday as he begins his annual trek to the North, his ninth time doing so since becoming prime minister.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Toronto Star
Stephen Harper heads north on annual Arctic journey
Harper, who has made the trip to Canada's North each summer since taking power in 2006, begins a six-day tour of the Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut on Wednesday.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
"Yukon Energy Corporation - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile" Published
The company generates and transmits electrical energy through hydro power, and a small percentage of it from wind, solar and geo-thermal power.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
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According to a survey from the Delticom two-wheel division, Europe's bikers rode around the world a total of 85 times, with an average of almost 2,800 kilometres a year per head.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Male Chinook salmon outnumber female at Whitehorse fish ladder
For the first time in years the number of Chinook salmon returning to spawn in the Yukon River is above the minimum set out in a Canada-U.S. treaty, but there are still concerns about the health and future of the wild salmon population.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Pique News Magazine
Orienteers impressed with Canadian Championships held in Whistler
Whistler has put itself on the map for top-level orienteering competition after hosting Canadian Championship races that were lauded by athletes during the B.C. Day long weekend.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Whitehorse man charged after Hamilton Blvd rollover
A 22 year old Whitehorse man faces dangerous driving and drunk driving charges after a single vehicle roll-over in Whitehorse overnight.
Cordilleran terrane collage
Boulder, Colo., USA - In the August 2014 issue of LITHOSPHERE , Steve Israel of the Yukon Geological Survey and colleagues provide conclusions regarding the North American Cordillera that they say "are provocative in that they blur the definition of tectonic terranes, showing that many observations of early geologists can be attributed to evolving ... (more)
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Movement of the people
Climate change will result in mass migrations in North America, similar to those caused by the Dust Bowl in the 1930s.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Busy family of beavers popular with golfers and kids in Yukon may lose out
Four busy beavers may no longer be part of the fairway experience at a golf course in Whitehorse - now that the Yukon government has a permit to fatally shoot or snare them.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The First Perspective-Aboriginal
Canadian documentary series features SFU professor
An SFU professor recently returned from Whitehorse, Yukon, where he was on set for the new documentary series, Wild Archaeology, which explores the history of First Nations across Canada.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
FEATURE-Young Canadian reunites Haitian 'orphans' with parents
Morgan Wienberg, a slight 22-year-old from Canada, was only 18 when she joined the wave of volunteers who flew to Haiti to help out after the catastrophic earthquake in 2010.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Yukon skiers dream of 5km paved roller-ski track
Cross-country skiers on roller-skis on Hamilton Boulevard. Roller-skis allow cross-country skiers to train in the off-season, but they don't come with brakes.