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May 27 - Wildland and volunteers quick to contain fire near Emerald Lake

Supported by helicopters, Yukon Wildland Fire Management and volunteer firefighters from Carcross and Mount Lorne were quick to respond to a 0.3 hectare fire that began after a tree came down on a power line Tuesday evening approximately 1.5 kilometres north of Emerald Lake.

View the latest wildfire bulletin and visit Wildland Fire Management for more information. 

May 27 - Yukon government announces ACTIVE AT SCHOOL partnership

The Yukon government announced today a partnership with ACTIVE AT SCHOOL, an initiative led by Canadian Tire Corp. with the goal of getting kids and youth one hour of physical activity a day.

“ACTIVE AT SCHOOL is aimed at helping students achieve one hour a day of quality physical activity, whether before, after, or during school,” said Premier Darrell Pasloski. “This is an investment in the health and well-being of all Yukon students and we are proud to work with our Active at School partners towards achieving this goal.”

View the news release.

May 26 - Yukon modernizes its personal property security registry 

The Yukon government is modernizing its Personal Property Security Registry by adopting an online, paperless registry system that is becoming the industry standard in Canada

View the news release.