Government of Yukon

September

New Works exhibition opening launches Yukon Culture Days
September 27, 2013 - Three-day event launches winter exhibit.

New experiential education model premieres for rural students
September 26, 2013 - Students get hands-on training in Dawson City.

Northern development ministers to gather in Whitehorse
September 26, 2013 - Sixty delegates and officials will come to Whitehorse in September 2014.

Ministers collaborate to help people affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
September 25, 2013 - International conference on FASD prevention provides opportunity for learning.

Yukon Economic Outlook forecasts tenth consecutive year of GDP growth
September 25, 2013 - Present economic climate and forecasts point to growth in 2014.

Skills training and labour market agreements focus of provincial-territorial meeting
September 24, 2013 - Minister at provincial and territorial labour market meeting in Toronto.

Yukon government authorizes Eagle Gold mine to start construction
September 23, 2013 - Victoria Gold Corp. can start construction on its Eagle Gold project.

Humane trapping rules put in place for lynx, ermine and otter
September 20, 2013 - Licensed trappers have until fall 2015 to make sure traps meet international humane standards.

Community Development Fund provides $1 million boost for Yukon community projects
September 19, 2013 - Community organizations receive funding for recreation, health and education projects.

Minister works with counterparts to support northern development
September 19, 2013 - Minister Currie Dixon travels to the Northern Development Ministers' Forum in Fort McMurray.

Expanded fee structure and new benefits for caregivers
September 16, 2013 - Yukoners who provide care in their homes for adults with intellectual or cognitive disabilities will benefit from a new assessment tool and expanded fee structure more accurately reflecting the levels of care they provide.

Sport pilot program launched at F.H. Collins Secondary School
September 12, 2013 - A sports program combining physical health and academic learning is piloted at F.H. Collins Secondary School.

Yukon welcomes new audiologist
September 9, 2013 - Hearing Services now has a full-time audiologist on staff.

Premier’s European mission wraps up with several key agreements
September 5, 2013 - Premier’s European mission ends with accord among Yukon government, Air North and Condor to bring more European travellers to Yukon.

New regulations will modernize Yukon business legislation
September 5, 2013 - Yukoners can provide feedback on business legislation regulations.

Yukon’s international health professionals receive more support
September 4, 2013 - Funds helps internationally educated health professionals with costs of joining Yukon’s health workforce.

This year’s research farm harvest serves a double purpose
September 3, 2013 - Research team donate Yukon-grown produce to Whitehorse Food Bank again this year.