Connor Trembley was born in Calgary, Alberta before moving to Dhahran, Saudi Arabia at the age of one.
During his time in the Middle East, he traveled to Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia before moving to Vancouver, Canada during elementary school.
While going to high school, Connor found his passion for writing and languages early on and pursued a Bachelor of Communications at Capilano University when he was 19.
While attending school, Connor developed and experimented with his writing while completing news articles for the Municipality of Lions Bay’s local blog and other copy-writing work for local marketing companies.
After school, Connor’s passion for news propelled him to Whitehorse where he has recently started a news reporting job with CHON-FM.
Connor speaks Russian and is currently learning French. His goal is to learn a First Nations language next.
Liard Aboriginal Women's Society Receives Up to $1 Million to Combat Gender-Based Violence
The Liard Aboriginal Women's Society has received up to one million dollars from the Canadian government to help Indigenous women combat gender-based violence in their community.
CHON-FM Covers Aircraft Fire Retardant Training at Whitehorse Air Tanker Base
CHON-FM was at the Whitehorse air tanker base to cover a practice involving transferring fire retardant from tanks into a Lougheed Electra L-188 aircraft. The fire retardant was then dumped onto the tarmac.
Caribou Days About to Get Underway in Old Crow
Multiple events will be occurring over the weekend as part of Caribou Days in Old Crow, including ceremonial activities around the importance of the regional porcupine caribou herd, the signing of a management plan and a declaration to signal the start of a climate change emergency in the community.