Government of Yukon issues temporary staking prohibitions for all of Kaska asserted traditional territory in Yukon
February 1, 2017 - The Government of Yukon has put mineral staking prohibitions in place for the Kaska asserted traditional territory.

Memorandum of understanding on mining signed by self-governing Yukon First Nations and Government of Yukon
January 25, 2017 - Government of Yukon and First Nations agree to work together to facilitate mining activity

Government of Yukon increases funding support for hard rock and placer exploration
January 24, 2017 - Yukon Geological Survey will distribute an increased amount of funding for the Yukon mineral exploration program.