Government of Yukon

January 2012

Premier builds Yukon-Alaska relations
January 30, 2012 - Premier will meet with Alaska governor to talk about issues of common interest and initiate discussions around the renewal of the Yukon-Alaska Accord.

Successful Justice and Public Safety ministers’ meeting in Charlottetown
January 30, 2012 - Territorial Ministers of Justice called on the federal government to expand support for therapeutic justice models at the conclusion of the Ministers of Justice meeting in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

Energy, Mines and Resources deputy minister appointed
January 24, 2012 - Deputy minister of Energy, Mines and Resources named.

Regulation changes will help protect sheep and caribou populations
January 23, 2012 - Amendments to the Wildlife Regulations will help conserve Kusawa area Dall sheep, Chisana caribou and Bonnet Plume caribou populations.

Government of Yukon remains vigilant in water testing
January 17, 2012 - Departments working to ensure integrity of public water source

Yukon Liquor Corporation funds injury prevention program for youth
January 17, 2012 - A hard-hitting national program aims to help Yukon teens make smarter choices

Fulda’s signature red and black colours return to Yukon
January 13, 2012 - Fulda Challenge contestants pit themselves against the weather and each other as they vie for Yukon gold.

Premier to meet with Council of the Federation counterparts
January 12, 2012 - Premier to discuss health care and fiscal arrangements with premiers from all Canadian jurisdictions in Victoria.

Fund supports Yukon b-boys’ American tour and other projects
January 12, 2012 - B-boys, musicians and snow sculptors showcase their work to international audiences.

Yukon’s music industry receives sound support
January 11, 2012 - Yukon Sound Recording Program provides $18,000 in funding to six Yukon artists.