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Your North: Best reader photos for weeks of Nov. 21, 28

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 18:53:36 EST


November has come and gone, and we're capping the month with a double edition of your best photos from across Yukon, the Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.

American collector finds trove of Yukon CB radio memorabilia

Sun, 4 Dec 2016 14:04:43 EST


Jordan Smith of Oxford, Miss., stumbled upon a massive collection of QSL cards - 'calling cards' for CB radio enthusiasts. He was amazed to discover a slew of them from Yukon. 'That seemed to be a very big hub.'

Ready in red: Canadian Rangers get uniform upgrade

Sun, 4 Dec 2016 09:30:00 EST


The Canadian Rangers are getting some new equipment. The iconic hoodie will now be joined by a red fleece and water-resistant shell jacket.

Britain to get 1st major exhibition of Canada's Franklin artifacts

Sun, 4 Dec 2016 05:00:00 EST


Upward of 22 unique artifacts from HMS Erebus, the sunken Arctic ship from Sir John Franklin's 19th-century expedition, will be on display in Greenwich, England, next year even as their ownership remains in dispute in Canada.

'Lives are on the line' as changes needed for Nutrition North, argues researcher

Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST


As the Federal government begins reviewing the results of its Nutrition North community tour, Tracey Galloway says her independent five-year program review shows the program doesn't work.

Liberals officially sworn in, forming new Yukon government

Sat, 3 Dec 2016 09:00:00 EST


Premier Sandy Silver and his six cabinet ministers have officially formed government after being sworn into office in Whitehorse Saturday afternoon.

MMIW commission won't hear testimony from families until spring 2017

Sun, 4 Dec 2016 05:00:00 EST


Three months after the inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women officially began, advocates worry that families have been "left in the dark" about when they might be expected to testify and are feeling disengaged from the process that is supposed to give them a voice.

Scientists gathering in Winnipeg to focus on 'complex' changing Arctic climate

Sat, 3 Dec 2016 11:30:13 EST


The largest single gathering of scientists focused on the rapidly changing Arctic gets underway in Winnipeg on Monday.

Yellowknife's first Syrian refugee family shares details of their journey to Canada

Sat, 3 Dec 2016 10:05:00 EST


Mustafa Alhajy, his wife and four children were the first Syrian refugees to arrive in Yellowknife just over a month ago. For the first time, they sat down with CBC News and shared their story this week.

Threat called into Air Tindi ruled a hoax by RCMP

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 18:37:55 EST


RCMP investigated on and near the Air Tindi site Friday afternoon and quickly concluded the threat wasn't real. No locations were evacuated, they say.

Whitehorse artist turns off 'dark, winter blues' with new light sculpture

Sat, 3 Dec 2016 12:19:36 EST


Emma Barr opens up her biggest art exhibit to date and unveils her newest art invention that can be used to help combat depression.

Artists' creations at Iqaluit's Christmas craft sale 'you just don't see anywhere else'

Sat, 3 Dec 2016 11:24:06 EST


Moe Lewis can't guess how many ulus he's made over the years, but in his workshop earlier this week, there were about 100 in various stages of readiness for this year's craft sale.

Wanted: the Indigenous Star Wars

Sat, 3 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST


Jesse Wente, movie critic, advocate and CBC columnist, speaks out on the misrepresentation of Indigenous people in popular culture and the need for more First Nations movies.

Deepak International, owners lose $4.5 million lawsuit to financiers

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 11:24:49 EST


A business behind a troubled attempt to revive Yellowknife's diamond cutting and polishing industry may have been dealt a fatal blow, as a judge ruled that Deepak International and its owners owe a Bay Street financing firm $4.5 million.

Whitehorse saw warmest November in 40 years

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 19:44:09 EST


The average temperture last month in Yukon was -4.4 C, a full five degrees higher than what's normal for November. But Environment Canada says colder times are coming.