New Economic Development deputy minister named
May 16, 2013 - Incumbent brings extensive experience in business development and management.
Canada’s new leadership role in the Arctic Council will grow interest in the Canadian North
May 15, 2013 - Engaging with Canada and our territorial partners in further showcasing the North.
Territorial premiers drive Canadian future with northern vision
May 10, 2013 - Northern Premiers' Forum wraps up.
Premier leads tourism trade mission to Europe
May 9, 2013 - Premier Darrell Pasloski will lead a Yukon delegation on a trade mission to Europe later this year.
Territorial premiers to meet in Whitehorse to advance northern priorities
May 8, 2013 - Premiers from Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut will meet in Whitehorse to discuss northern priorities.
Yukon government joins call for national public inquiry
April 23, 2013 - Yukon to join provincial and territorial counterparts in calling for a national public inquiry by the federal government into missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls.
Government of Yukon Decision Document for Victoria Gold mine approved
April 8, 2013 - Victoria Gold approved to move forward and apply for quartz and water licence.
Former premier to attend Klein’s service on behalf of Yukon government
April 4, 2013 - Yukon to be represented at Ralph Klein’s memorial service.
Moving forward on land use planning for the Peel Watershed region
March 20, 2013 - Yukon government compiling over 2,000 submissions received during the consultation on the Peel Watershed regional land use plan.
Legislative assembly to reconvene March 21
March 7, 2013 - Premier announces spring sitting date.
Premier works to strengthen Yukon’s relationship with Canada
February 12, 2013 - Premier Darrell Pasloski met with Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Ensuring Yukon is well-positioned to support a growing economy and resource industry was at the top of the agenda.
Premier to meet prime minister as international focus shifts North
February 8, 2013 - Premier Darrell Pasloski will meet with Prime Minister Stephen Harper next week to discuss topics important to Yukon and Canada’s North.
Premier continues to build Yukon–Alaska relations
January 30, 2013 - Premier Darrell Pasloski and Alaska Governor Sean Parnell discuss projects that could enhance Yukon’s long-term energy and telecommunications security.
Health and Social Services deputy minister selected
January 11, 2013 - Patricia Meade has an extensive background in health management.
Premier addresses Yukon issues at finance ministers’ meeting
December 18, 2012 - Yukon’s premier discussed Yukon priorities with colleagues during a two-day meeting.
Premier attends forum to continue work to strengthen economy
November 21, 2012 - Premier meets counterparts to focus on global economy and trade.
2012 Leckie Award winners showcase excellence in mining and reclamation
November 20, 2012 - Three mining companies have been awarded for outstanding proactive and innovation in mining this year.
Commemorative Diamond Jubilee medals awarded
November 13, 2012 - From Olympians to student helpers, deserving Yukoners receive recognition in the form of commemorative Diamond Jubilee medals.
Change to Medical Profession Act regulations for international medical grads
November 8, 2012 - Changes to the Medical Profession Act regulations means longer stays for international medical graduates.
Yukon government introduces tax changes to assist families with children involved in music, arts and tutoring
October 30, 2012 - A proposed Children’s Arts Tax Credit will allow Yukoners to claim $500 per child per year.
Government seeks feedback from Yukoners on Peel Watershed land use plan
October 23, 2012 - Yukon government launches public consultation on Peel Watershed land use plan.
Legislative assembly to reconvene October 25
October 11, 2012 - Fall session of legislature resumes October 25.
Premier returns from China trip
September 24, 2012 - Premier builds relationships and expands Yukon's trade and investment opportunities during recent China visit.
Deputy premier to attend state memorial
September 20, 2012 - Yukon will be represented at former Alberta premier's memorial.
A statement from Premier Darrell Pasloski
September 18, 2012 - Premier offers tribute to former Alberta premier Peter Lougheed.
Premier announces shuffle of deputy ministers
August 30, 2012 - Changes in the roles of several senior leaders in the Yukon government public service were announced today.
A statement from the premier on a new resource revenue agreement with Canada
August 21, 2012 - Today on behalf of the Government of Yukon, Premier Darrell Pasloski signed a new agreement with the Government of Canada on resource revenues.
Premiers work together to strengthen Canada’s economic future
July 27, 2012 - Premiers made decisions on a number of topics at the Council of the Federation meeting in Halifax.
Premier continues to build strong relationships with counterparts
July 24, 2012 - Premier to meet with his provincial and territorial colleagues in Halifax to discuss issues important to Canadians.
A statement from Premier Darrell Pasloski
July 5, 2012 - Ministerial statement
Territorial premiers to meet in Iqaluit to discuss northern priorities
June 25, 2012 - Territorial premiers to discuss a range of issues for the benefit of northerners.
Yukon government focuses efforts on helping Yukoners affected by flooding
June 11, 2012 - Cabinet members visit affected sites and offer support.
Premier Pasloski and Governor Parnell renew Alaska-Yukon partnership
June 4, 2012 - The renewed Alaska-Yukon Accord focuses on jobs, workforce training and energy.
Government supports community youth projects
May 28, 2012 - Twenty-one Yukon organizations will receive funding from the Youth Investments Fund for programming.
Western premiers to meet in Edmonton to discuss priorities
May 28, 2012 - Premier to meet with his western and northern counterparts in Edmonton.
Medals awarded at Diamond Jubilee celebration
May 22, 2012 - Volunteers received recognition at Diamond Jubilee celebration in honour of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Yukon government remains committed to supporting long-term municipal sustainability
May 3, 2012 - Premier and Community Services minister to attend AYC meeting, along with other Yukon government caucus members.
Yukon government welcomes Norwegian ambassador
April 11, 2012 - The Norwegian ambassador to Canada is in Yukon to celebrate the opening of an exhibit of Roald Amunden's polar expeditions.
Premier accepts plaque on behalf of Yukoners
March 22, 2012 - Bronze plaque presented by U.S. consul general to premier in appreciation of Yukoners' support on 9/11.
Yukon government budget promotes economy, manages prosperity
March 15, 2012 - The 2012-13 budget includes investments in land development and affordable housing, transportation infrastructure, education and research, health care, justice, protection of the environment and improvements to community infrastructure.
Yukon to continue partnership with Rick Hansen Institute
March 9, 2012 - Partnership to improve quality of life for Yukoners with spinal cord injuries and mobility disabilities to continue.
Government commits $4.5 million towards second stage housing
March 6, 2012 - Transitional housing to be built in Whitehorse for women and children escaping abuse.
Principles developed to complete Peel Plan
February 14, 2012 - Principles to provide guidance for timely completion of Peel regional land use plan
Yukon government recognizes the importance of local airline
February 13, 2012
First Nation governance conference focuses on building a foundation for the future
February 9, 2012 - Fourth annual conference to build First Nation capacity held in Whitehorse
Premier builds strong support for Yukon in Ottawa
February 7, 2012 - Premier discusses common priorities with Prime Minister.
First Nations and Government of Yukon partner to share new capacity tools
February 6, 2012 - First Nations share new tools developed under the Northern Strategy Trust
Year of celebrations to mark Queen’s Diamond Jubilee
February 6, 2012 - February 6, 2012 marks six decades of reign by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and her Canadian flag is raised in Yukon and all other Canadian jurisdictions in honour of that accomplishment.
Yukon government offers condolences after tragic deaths in Porter Creek
February 2, 2012 - Premier speaks to recent tragedy in Whitehorse.
Yukon representatives raise the territory’s profile in Ottawa
February 1, 2012 - Premier to lead Yukon delegation to Ottawa for meetings and Winterlude event featuring Yukon Days.
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.
Energy, Mines and Resources deputy minister appointed
January 24, 2012 - Deputy minister of Energy, Mines and Resources named.
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.
Yukon supports Canadian Red Cross emergency efforts in the Philippines
December 23, 2011 - Yukon contributes $25,000 in emergency aid to Philippines after typhoon Washi.
Legislative assembly to convene December 1
November 17, 2011 - Newly elected members will assemble on December 1.
New Yukon Cabinet sworn in by Commissioner
November 5, 2011 - Eight members of Yukon Cabinet sworn in.
Setting the tone for co-operation
October 25, 2011 - MLAs to receive briefing on government programs and services.
Yukon general election date announced
September 9, 2011 - Yukoners go to the polls after Thanksgiving.
Yukon government working to assist tent city campers
July 21, 2011 - Yukon government working with campers to find accommodation solutions.
Condolences on MLA’s passing
July 7, 2011 - Condolences to friends and family of late MLA.
Premier assigns YDC / YEC minister
June 28, 2011 - Jim Kenyon named to new appointments.
2011-12 budget shows a healthy savings account and invests in Yukon’s future
February 3, 2011 - Yukon's budget shows path to prosperity.
Balanced 2011-12 spring budget to be tabled
January 19, 2011 - Spring session to resume February 3.
Yukon government congratulates Yukon Hospital Corporation
October 18, 2010 - Yukon Hospital Corporation, one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2011.
Electrical rebate extended
September 16, 2010 - Rebate extended until March 2011
Fall legislative sitting to start September 21
September 3, 2010 - Premier Fentie announces early fall session.
Premiers meet to discuss pan-territorial priorities
May 14, 2010 - Working together to enhance the North.
A statement from Justice Minister Marian C. Horne
April 28, 2010
2010-11 Budget continues to invest in Yukoners’ economic and social future
March 25, 2010 - Record budget tabled in legislature
Spring legislative sitting to start March 25
March 11, 2010 - Legislature to re-open.
Premier Fentie strengthens and diversifies team
February 4, 2010 - Fentie shuffles cabinet.
Yukon Legislature to Re-open October 29, 2009
October 13, 2009
Yukon Forum Concludes
September 22, 2009
Premier Fentie Announces 2009 Fall Community Tour
August 14, 2009
Premier Announces Priorities for Energy in Yukon
July 6, 2009
Resignations from Corporations
June 8, 2009
Health Care Review Preliminary Report Tabled
May 14, 2009
Watson Lake Hospital Management Agreement Signed
March 26, 2009
CBC Urged to Maintain Service to the North
March 25, 2009
2009-10 Budget Continuing to Invest in Yukon’s Future
March 19, 2009
Increased Investment for Health Care
March 18, 2009
Yukon Legislature to Re-Open March 19, 2009
March 4, 2009
2009-10 Budget Will Keep Economy Strong; Build a Better Quality of Life
February 24, 2009
Health Care Review Steering Committee Selected
February 18, 2009
Fentie Will Take Yukon Priorities to Prime Minister
January 13, 2009