Government of Yukon

Yukon Liquor Corporation


Government of Yukon appoints new Yukon Liquor Corporation president
April 27, 2016 – Premier Pasloski has appointed Matt King as president of the Yukon Liquor Corporation.


Annual teddy bear campaign kicks off
November 23, 2015 – The Yukon Liquor Corporation's Twin Bear program provides a bear for children or adults in care.

Yukon Liquor Corporation to seek input from liquor licensees
September 8, 2015 – From September 24th to October 1st, YLC will conduct focus group sessions in Dawson and Whitehorse.

May identification blitz a success
June 9, 2015 – During the month of May, Yukon liquor inspectors conducted their bi-annual identification blitz in Yukon bars.

Wholesale pricing announced for Yukon liquor licensees
January 22, 2015 – Premier Pasloski and Minister responsible for the Yukon Liquor Corporation Stacey Hassard announce a new advantage for the hospitality sector.


The Teddy Bear Twins are back in all Yukon liquor stores
December 4, 2014 – The Yukon Liquor Corporation is once again bringing their popular “Teddy Bear Twins” back in time for the holidays

Lotteries Yukon marks its 40th anniversary with a contribution to Sport Yukon
July 16, 2014 – The Lottery Commission makes a one-time contribution of $100,000 to the Kids Recreation Fund.


Twin Bears program celebrates 21 years in Yukon communities this holiday season
November 22, 2013 – Youth and seniors comforted throughout the year by toy teddy bears donated by Yukoners.


Teddy bear twins now available at Yukon liquor stores
November 14, 2012 – Teddy bear program assists children in hospitals, shelters, being transported by ambulance or receiving Christmas hampers.

Results of Whitehorse Liquor Store survey available
November 8, 2012 – The results of the 2012 Whitehorse Liquor Store customer survey, conducted in August, have been compiled and are now available.

New Whitehorse Liquor Store customer service survey
August 2, 2012 – Customers at the Whitehorse Liquor Store are invited to provide feedback.

Yukon government increases personal import limits on liquor products
May 24, 2012 – The amount of liquor Yukoners can bring across the border from other Canadian jurisdictions has been increased.

ID blitz aims to reduce underage drinking
April 30, 2012 – If you are heading to the bar, remember your ID! The Yukon Liquor Corporation is conducting an ID blitz.

Yukon Liquor Corporation to ID 25 and under
April 18, 2012 – Be prepared to show ID at Yukon liquor stores if you look young.

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


Teddy bear twins now available at Yukon liquor stores
November 17, 2011 – The teddy bears have arrived - the cuddly stuffed toys are back on the shelves at all Yukon liquor stores while supplies last.


Teddy bear twins available at Yukon liquor stores
December 6, 2010 – The Twin Teddy bears are back!

ID blitz aims to reduce underage drinking
April 15, 2010 – In support of the Substance Abuse Action Plan, an ID blitz will run from April 15 to May 31

Yukon Liquor Corporation eliminates single-use bags
April 13, 2010 – Taking on a green initiative

Yukon Liquor Corporation to eliminate single-use bags
February 5, 2010 – Yukon liquor store customers will soon be responsible for supplying their own bags in an effort to reduce waste.