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  1. Yukon's Sarah Koltun looking up for Canada's Rachel Homan at ScottiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    Team Yukon/Northwest Territories skip Sarah Koltun looks down the ice after delivering her rock against team Prince Edward Island during third draw curling action at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Montreal, Sunday, February 2, 2014.

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  2. Sass leads Quest as race nears Eagle; Zirkle claims Quest 300 crownRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    After coming up short last year by less than 10 seconds, Aliy Zirkle blazed to victory Monday in the Yukon Quest 300, while husband Allen Moore chased leader Brent Sass in pursuit of a second straight victory in the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.

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  3. Koltun blazing new trailRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... Duncan is 21. The young women from Whitehorse have put their studies on hold for the year in order to stay in the Yukon and train for the season. They raise money year-round and receive funding from the Yukon government to offset the cost of travel ...

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  4. TEO, the Keyless Padlock System to Debut on the Tech World StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | WebWire

    TEO, the world's first keyless padlock system, will be presented by its Yukon inventor Gord Dundan at the Wavefront Wireless Summits M2M Innovation Showcase on Tuesday, February 4 in Vancouver.

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  5. Canada's coldest day ever: Snag, Yukon, hit -63 a C in 1947 - without wind chillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | National Post

    As Snag, Yukon, locals stepped outside, their breath hissed as it froze mid-air before falling to the ground as white dust.

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  6. Yukon falls to Canada at Tournament of HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | CBC News

    Yukon/NorthwestTerritories skip Sarah Koltun calls a shot during her match against Team Canada at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in draw 6 curling action, Monday in Montreal.

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  7. Koltun turning heads at Scotties Tournament of Hearts: CommentRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Whitehorse Star

    Team Yukon/Northwest Territories skip Sarah Koltun looks down the ice after delivering her rock against team Prince Edward Island during third draw curling action at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Montreal, Sunday.

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  8. Rerouted Quest puts start on Fairbanks streets, not Chena RiverRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Canadian musher will be the first on the trail Saturday when the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race begins in Fairbanks, which won't be a 1,000-mile this year because of warm temperatures that forced changes to the start and finish.

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  9. Canadian musher to start first in Yukon QuestRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    A musher from Canada's Yukon Territory has drawn the first position in the start of the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.

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  10. P.E.I. skip brings plenty of experience to ScottiesRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... as defending champion, and 2015 host Saskatchewan are exempt from the play-in tournament. Northwest Territories, Yukon and Nunavut can send teams for the first time. "It's not a hitting game anymore. It's a little bit more of a finesse game. More ...

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  11. Canadian musher to start first in icy Yukon QuestRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A musher from Canada's Yukon Territory has drawn the first position in the start of the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.

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  12. Start, finish locales changed for Yukon QuestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... last week has left open stretches of water near the Cushman Street Bridge. It's the same weather story in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, where the 1,000-mile race will end in about eight days. Warm weather and dicey river conditions mean the race ...

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  13. Skookum, city agree on zoning issueRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | Whitehorse Star

    Council was unanimous Monday in passing first reading of a bylaw that will rezone an area near the intersection bordering Skookum Asphalt's Ear Lake Road property from Greenbelt to Quarries.

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  14. Endless line of Peel supporters address lengthy rallyRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | Whitehorse Star

    ... O Canada played in the background as eight-year-old Kier MacKinnon raised the "Protect The Peel" flag outside the Yukon legislature Wednesday afternoon. The crowd of 300-plus, gathered to protest the government's Peel land use plan, cheered, their ...

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  15. G4G Resources Signs LOI With Ryan Gold Corp. and Will Conclude a...Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    G4G Resources Ltd. has entered into a letter of intent with Ryan Gold Corp. pursuant to which G4G will acquire an option to earn an undivided 60% interest in the ARM property which consists of 544 contiguous mining claims located in the Whitehorse Mining District east of Kluane Lake's Talbot Arm, Yukon .

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  16. Whitehorse welcomes Chinese Year of the HorseRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | CBC News

    ... The horse is considered good luck in Chinese culture. Xiu-Mei Zhang, president of the Chinese-Canadian Association of Yukon, said this year's Zodiac animal will have a special meaning for many people. "We don't have a big population here, maybe ... 1 comment

  17. Poor trail prompt Yukon Quest route changeRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    A stretch of trail in the upcoming Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race is being rerouted because of poor trail conditions.

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  18. Increase your page views with epic winter readsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Abdou, and "nothing says 'snow day' like a comic book." Andrew Richardson is the acting dean, Applied Arts Division at Yukon College in Whitehorse. Courses he has taught include introduction to literature, introduction to the novel, and literary ...

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  19. Filipinos find opportunity and community in Canada's NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    Ruthcelie Diala, shown in Whitehorse on Nov. 27, 2013, came to the Yukon capital from the Philippines in 2009 under the Yukon Nominee Program, which fast-tracks foreign workers for permanent residency and citizenship.

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  20. Robert ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Imperial Bank of Commerce, first in Victoria, B.Ca and eventually wound up in Whitehorse, and Dawson City, in the Yukon. And, it was there that he shot to fame with his first poetry collection, called "Songs of a Sourdough", which became a world ...

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