Yukon Newswire (Page 10)

Yukon Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yukon. (Page 10)

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  1. British adventurer travels entire Yukon Quest trail on footRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | CBC News

    For six weeks, British adventurer Mark Hines walked the 1,600 kilometres of the Yukon Quest trail. This week, the British adventurer completed the 1,600-kilometre Yukon Quest trail - used for the famous annual sled dog race - between Fairbanks, Alaska, and Whitehorse,Yukon on foot, a trek that took him six weeks.

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  2. Yukon moving to lottery system for hunters' special guide licencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | CBC News

    A moose enjoys some marsh plants at a wildlife preserve outside Whitehorse, Yukon. The Yukon government is moving to a lottery system for its special guiding licences, which allow resident hunters to bring non-resident friends or family on a moose or caribou hunt.

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  3. Sad about the collapse of Elephant Rock? Here's 10 other iconic landmarks in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | CBC News

    ... 2,400 lakes - perfect for canoeing. In the photo below, swirls of green and red appear in an aurora over Whitehorse, Yukon. Canada's northern lights, also known as aurora borealis, can be glimpsed from certain locations across the country. Swirls of ...

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  4. Dinos and Cougars advance in 2016 Canada West men's hockey playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... on Friday and then 7-3 on Saturday. In Friday's win, the Cougars were led offensively by David Stephens of Whitehorse, Yukon, who had a goal and an assist for two points. In Saturday's win, the Cougars were led offensively by Cameron Maclise of ...

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  5. David Francey's new album Empty Train chronicles lives of everyday CanadiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | CBC News

    ... and I was absolutely fascinated with it and I'll never forget that." From his nervous and somewhat awkward time in the Yukon, the album switches gears to tackle more serious subjects like mortality. Recently Francey noticed taking more trips to the ...

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  6. Taking Stock: Decades-old deed to one square inch of Canada's Yukon Territory has some valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... before I toss these, I thought I'd contact you. One of my favorite radio programs in the 1950s was "Challenge of the Yukon," which chronicled the adventures of Sgt. Preston and his dog, Yukon King. Many of those delightful old programs are available ...

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  7. Malcolm Berko: a Worthlessa stocks arena t always so worthlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... before I toss these, I thought I'd contact you. One of my favorite radio programs in the 1950s was "Challenge of the Yukon," which chronicled the adventures of Sgt. Preston and his dog, Yukon King. Many of those delightful old programs are available ...

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  8. Homeless Yukon man remembers his one-way bus ticket out of Sask.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | CBC News

    Jeffrey Lamothe, pictured with his mother Penny Gleave, the morning he left on a bus to Whitehorse, Yukon. "I was dealing with addictions issues and stuff like that and I wanted to get away from [Saskatoon]," said the 19-year-old, originally from Whitehorse, Yukon. 1 comment

  9. The Latest: Dallas Seavey Is First to Iditarod Halfway MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | ABC News

    ... Sunday in Willow, just north of Anchorage. Since then, four mushers have scratched, including Hans Gatt of Whitehorse, Yukon. He cited concern for his dog team when scratching Wednesday at the Nikolai checkpoint. The 29-year-old musher spent two and ...

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  10. 7 mushers on the Iditarod trail to Cripple; Gatt scratchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Sunday in Willow, just north of Anchorage. Since then, four mushers have scratched, including Hans Gatt of Whitehorse, Yukon. He cited concern for his dog team when scratching Wednesday at the Nikolai checkpoint. The 29-year-old musher spent two and ...

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  11. Trump's grandfather won an election, too a " in Monte CristoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... Germany. She found the site of a restaurant he had in Seattle's red-light district, and traveled to Whitehorse, Yukon, where after leaving Monte Cristo he ran another place during the Klondike Gold Rush. And yes, she interviewed Donald Trump ...

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  12. Donald Trumpa s grandfather won an election ... in Monte CristoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... Germany. She found the site of a restaurant he had in Seattle's red-light district, and traveled to Whitehorse, Yukon, where after leaving Monte Cristo he ran another place during the Klondike Gold Rush. And yes, she interviewed Donald Trump ...

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  13. Songs of the NorthRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    ... create and be part of." Home Sweet Home combines the Northern Canadian fiddle style of Benjamin, who hails from the Yukon community of Old Crow, and Shell Lake's Clark, who learned to fiddle on the Prairies. "Frankly, that's the bottom line is if ...

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  14. Northern premiers' carbon tax fears allayed for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | CBC News

    Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski was a vocal opponent of a nationwide carbon tax during the First Ministers meeting this week. The territorial premiers won a major concession from the federal government Friday, with the inclusion of specific language mentioning the North's energy needs in the premiers' declaration on "clean growth and climate change."

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  15. How Donald Trump's fortune was founded by his tax-dodging,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... gold but to extract it from the miners. Then when the Klondike goldrush began in 1896, 100,000 miners headed for the Yukon in north-west Canada - and Trumpf went with them. He opened the New Arctic Restaurant and Hotel in the town of Bennett, ...

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  16. Alex Harvey, Devon Kershaw among Top 20 in Ski Tour Canada mass startRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | CBC News

    Canadian Alex Harvey overcame cold winds and soft snow conditions to finish ninth in the second stage of a Ski Tour Canada competition Wednesday. Harvey, 27, of Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges, Que., posted a time of 46 minutes 21.8 seconds in the 17.5-kilometre classic-ski mass start race.

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  17. Feb 21-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... afternoon, February 19, 2016. Quest veteran Mike Ellis, of Fox, speaks during the Finish and Awards Banquet at the Yukon Convention Centre in Whitehorse, Yukon on Saturday, February 20, 2016. The 2016 Yukon Quest mushers stand on stage during the ...

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  18. Fatbiker is first to pedal 1,000-mile Yukon Quest route - Wed, 02 Mar 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Jeff Oatley, a Fairbanks, Alaska, cyclist pedaled the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest sled dog race trail in two frigid weeks on his fatbike. A Fairbanks, Alaska, cyclist has become the first to pedal a frigid course that challenges the continent's best sled dog teams.

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  19. Yukon Liberal hopeful dropped from pep rally rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | CBC News

    Jeane Lassen of Whitehorse competes in the women's 75kg weightlifting final at the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics. Jeane Lassen is disappointed that she was dropped - not once, but twice - from the roster of speakers at a pep rally for Yukon athletes.

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  20. Boreal Herbalist Beverley GrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | KSKA

    ... and an award-winning natural health-product formulator. She owns the Aroma Borealis Herb Shop in Whitehorse, Yukon. Herbal medicine is the people's medicine! Medicinal plants grow wild all around us, We plant them in gardens and health store shelves ...

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