George Maratos

Associate Producer

George Maratos is a reporter and associate producer at CBC Yukon with more than a decade of experience covering the North.

Latest from George Maratos

From Whitehorse to Whitecaps: Yukon soccer player set to suit up for first pro game in Canada

An 18-year-old Yukon soccer player from Whitehorse will do something no other soccer player from the territory has done before, suit up and play a professional game in Canada.

Stranger leaps into action to save Whitehorse man after heart attack

A Whitehorse man is alive today thanks to some fast action from a total stranger.

12-year-old Yukoner leads family hunt, harvests her first moose

Some 12-year-olds dream of a trip to Disneyland. For Hannah Welsh of Whitehorse, her dream was to lead her family's annual hunt and harvest her first moose. 

Soaring price of lumber puts squeeze on Yukon builders

The cost of lumber is soaring, and it's hitting those Yukoners in the business of building.

Veteran honours family with extraordinary gift to hospital

World War II veteran Joseph Novak donated more than $1 million to a Yukon hospital and university.

Meet Yukon's homemade human-powered Zamboni

Get to know the Whitehorse couple behind some of the territory's finest ice.

Like father and son: Yukon veterans forge close bond, despite 54-year age gap

Yukon veterans Joseph Novak, 97, and Terry Grabowksi, 43, haven't known each other very long, but they've formed a close bond.
Point of View

How COVID-19 motivated me to start running

George Maratos has always hated running but COVID-19 has left him with little other sports to do. So, he's decided to try to enjoy it for the first time in his life.

This Yukon teen bikes to school year round — even in -40 C

This week, despite the temperature hovering around –40 C, Phineas Pearson still hopped on his bike and rode to school in Whitehorse.

Yukon's Dylan Cozens named to Team Canada's World Junior team roster

Dylan Cozens has made hockey history once again. The 18-year-old from Whitehorse has been named to Team Canada's roster for the upcoming World Junior Hockey Championship.

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