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Yukon Votes 2021

Yukon NDP win in Vuntut Gwitchin 'invalid,' says Liberal Pauline Frost in petition to court

Former Liberal MLA Pauline Frost is challenging the election results in her Vuntut Gwitchin riding. She lost after a tie last week and a random draw on Monday.

Election tie confirmed in Yukon's Vuntut Gwitchin riding, recount to follow

It's official — there was a tie in Monday's Yukon general election in the Vuntut Gwitchin riding, and a judicial recount will now follow.

With no clear winner, Yukon's election-night intrigue will linger

If you’re trying to pull a coherent narrative or storyline out of last night’s Yukon election results, good luck.

It's election day in Yukon. Here's what you need to know

Voters across Yukon head to the polls on Monday. Here's what you need to know to cast your ballot.
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Thousands voted in advanced polls or were issued special ballots: Yukon Elections

A total of 7,668 electors either voted ahead of Yukon’s Monday election or were issued special ballots, up from 6,251 in 2016, Elections Yukon said Saturday.

Indigenous women's groups call on parties to commit to long-term funding

Ann Maje Raider, the executive director of the Liard Aboriginal Women's Society, says her organization needs more resources to support Indigenous women and girls.

Former Liberal MLA campaigns for Yukon NDP, blasts former party for 'inaction' on addictions

The once-Liberal MLA for Mayo-Tatchun was back on the campaign trail this week — and this time Don Hutton is urging his constituents to vote against his former party and get behind the NDP instead.

5 ridings to watch in the Yukon election

Yukon voters head to the polls on Monday — here are some ridings we'll be watching closely.

Campaign trail notes: Here's what Yukon's political parties had to say in the last week

With election night around the corner, parties are racing to squeeze in their remaining campaign promises.

Party leaders meet for CBC Yukon's territorial election debate

Not only were there no real heated exchanges at Wednesday's CBC Yukon election debate — the mood was downright chummy at times as the three party leaders parried questions about the pandemic, affordable housing, mining royalty rates and more.
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Yukon Liberals release platform, say track record speaks for itself

Liberal Leader Sandy Silver has unveiled his party's platform, which makes several commitments to address housing, climate change and community safety.
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Party leaders discuss Yukon First Nations issues at all-candidates forum

All three party leaders running in the April 12 territorial election discussed topics including health and wellness, the pandemic and housing.
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Campaign trail notes: Here's what Yukon's political parties had to say April 1

UNDRIP, biomass and services for seniors topped the party agendas Thursday.

Yukon NDP reveals platform with 'bold vision for the future'

The Yukon NDP dropped an 81-page platform that has big promises and hopes for the future of the territory.
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Campaign trail notes: What Yukon's political parties had to say March 29

All three major parties had policy announcements Monday ahead of the Yukon territorial election on April 12. Here's a roundup of those promises.
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Campaign trail notes: Here's what Yukon's political parties had to say March 25

Thursday's promises: electrical rate freeze, more services for small communities and varsity sports

Who's running in the Yukon election? Here's the list

The ballots are set for Yukon's general election on April 12. Here are the 56 people running in the territory's 19 electoral districts.

Why Yukon's Green Party faded to black this election

After running candidates in the last two territorial elections, Yukon's Green Party is sitting this one out.

Campaign trail notes: Here's what Yukon's political parties had to say March 24

Infrastructure, minimum wage and red tape were on the agenda for Yukon's political parties on Wednesday.

Yukon NDP's Watson Lake candidate drops out over offensive tweets

The Yukon NDP candidate for Watson Lake has dropped out of the territory's general election after a CBC News report revealed some of her offensive tweets.

Yukon NDP leader to talk with candidate who once tweeted hope of Trump's assassination

Yukon NDP Leader Kate White says she will talk with one of her party's candidates who, two years ago, tweeted that the president of the United States should be assassinated.

Liberals, NDP fill slates, and Greens a no-show as nominations close in Yukon election

The ballots are set for Yukon's upcoming territorial election, with only the Liberals and the NDP running a full slate of candidates and the Yukon Party sitting out one riding. The Green Party, meanwhile, is nowhere to be seen.

Campaign trail notes: Here's what Yukon's political parties had to say March 22

Yukon's political parties issued promises on housing, childcare, and local food Monday. And one of them weighed in on the whole "the" Yukon thing.

Yukoners can vote by special ballot 24/7 at drop box in Whitehorse

Ever wanted to vote in a general election in Yukon at 3 a.m.? There’s a drop box for that.

Campaign trail notes: Here's what Yukon's political parties had to say March 19

Health care and climate change were the focus of the three parties running in Yukon's election.