Yukon North Of Ordinary

Opinions archive for April 17, 2014

Drivers addicted to cellphones might as well be drunk ( Editorial ) Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 2:46 pm

The F.H. Collins Be the Change Team and the students’ council deserve a resounding thumbs-up for the Red Thumb Reminder sent out in conjunction with Education Week (this week).

Our winter has indeed been long enough ( Musings ) Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 2:44 pm

When I awoke last Sunday morning, it was to the sound of a chattering squirrel.

Working with communities, we’re making great strides Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 2:40 pm

During this past week, Yukoners have been celebrating Education Week,

Let us hope corporations change their ways Subscribers only

April 16, 2014 at 3:23 pm

For a long time, directorships on corporate boards have been merely sinecures, rewards to retired politicians or perhaps friends of the corporation’s chief executives.

Yukoners need protection from spiralling pad rents ( Comment ) Subscribers only

April 16, 2014 at 3:21 pm

In the legislature this week, I have denounced the Yukon government’s inaction on price-gouging faced by mobile home owners.

Leef’s important contribution to the nation’s business ( Editorial ) Subscribers only

April 11, 2014 at 2:42 pm

After three years of consistent, negative buffeting from many sides on many issues, Yukon MP Ryan Leef was the object of deserving praise last week.

Getting the facts on a new continuing care facility   ( Comment ) Subscribers only

April 11, 2014 at 2:39 pm

Your government has set aside $6.9 million in the 2014-15 territorial budget for design work on a new continuing care facility for Yukoners.

Verbs popping up as nouns: ugly, but unstoppable Subscribers only

April 11, 2014 at 2:37 pm

We all learned about parts of speech in school, right?

After much thought, what is the new awareness? Subscribers only

April 11, 2014 at 2:34 pm

I have followed Owen Waters, an international author and spiritualist, over the last few years, and have come to respect his insights.

The irrationality of the market can be unlimited Subscribers only

April 10, 2014 at 2:25 pm

For most of us who are uninitiated in modern computer slang, terms like quants or algorithms are completely foreign.