Charles Eshleman is the new host of "Indigenous Connections" - Monday, Tuesday - Thursday and Friday from 9:00 - 11:00 am
Charles was born in Dawson City Yukon. He grew up in Whitehorse, then lived in Alberta. He returned home to the Yukon at age 24 and regained his traditional connections with the land and people.
Charles started traditional Karate training and also competed and studied with many instructors.
Charles is a member of the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in First Nation and also is connected to Old Crow through his mother and his grandmother Sara Abel.
Charles has always been interested in Radio and went to Yukon College to help with his goal to eventually work in broadcasting.
Whitehorse COVID-19 Screening Drive-thru Closes
The drive-thru testing centre was opened on November 23, 2020 to help meet the increased demand for testing. Since its opening, 816 people were tested at the drive-thru. Due to the low testing rates, this additional location is no longer needed.
Yukoners Release 'As The Ice Melts' Videos
The two As the Ice Melts videos present stories and poetry on the theme of our changing environment by Yukon authors Ellen Bielawski and Joanna Lilley and Champagne and Aishihik First Nations storyteller Ron Chambers. Videos will be launched at a free online event at 6:30 pm on Thursday, January 28, 2021.
City of Whitehorse Relocating Transit Stop
The new location will be near the Ta'an Kwäch'än Council office, across from Better Bodies. The purpose of this move is to improve traffic visibility at the intersection of Industrial and Jasper.