January 25 - 2019
Rock The Talk with the Grand Chief
Saturday, January 26th, 2019 -
Guests in the first episode in 2019 are Yukon Liberal MP Larry Bagnell, Yukon's Premier Honorable Sandy Silver and the Honorable Minister Richard Mostyn (Yukon's Public Service Commissions). CYFN Grand Chief Peter Johnston and CHON-FM co-host Chuck Hendrie was in discussion with the 3 key political leaders about important Yukon affairs. Yukon MP Larry Bagnell - spoke to parliament returning before the next election, some speculation on the upcoming budget and what he might be doing to help Yukon First nation causes in terms of loan reimbursement for negotiating Self-government. Yukon Minister of Public works and Highways-Richard Mostyn-Spoke to the issue of the non ice bridge in Dawson City and procurement opportunities for First Nation development corporations. Premier Sandy Silver- Spoke to the upcoming Vancouver mining forum, the next Yukon Forum with Yukon First Nations and issues in his Dawson City constituency.
YNLC Conducting Language Events Next Month in Ross River
Multiple events will be occurring next month in Ross River, including a First Nation language app workshop, a Kaska storytelling competition and a mentor apprenticeship program
Premier Sandy Silver Calls On United States to Help Fund Shakwak Project
Silver says funding to help with the uptake of the highway connecting Yukon and Alaska is all but gone now.
YLC Set to Accept Retail Cannabis License Applications Tomorrow
Minister responsible for the Yukon Liquor Corporation John Streicker says all cannabis retail employees will have to undergo cannabis retail training, which will be offered starting next month.