Whitehorse Daily Star

April 15, 2021

DIGESTING VOTERS’ VERDICT

Photo by Dan Davidson

DIGESTING VOTERS’ VERDICT – Premier Sandy Silver discusses the election results Monday in Dawson City.

CONTEMPLATING UNUSUAL RESULTS

Photo by Dan Davidson

CONTEMPLATING UNUSUAL RESULTS – Premier Sandy Silver is seen outside the Liberal party election offices in Dawson City on Monday evening.

A TROPICAL DAY ON THE RANGE

Photo by John Tonin

A TROPICAL DAY ON THE RANGE – Ava Irving-Staley, front, and Isla Hupé shoot during Biathlon Yukon’s Slush Cup held Sunday at the biathlon range. See more photos in Sports.

SPRING BIRDS!

Photo by Photo Submitted

SPRING BIRDS! – This flock of snow buntings was attracted to seeds sprinkled on the snow near Lake Laberge. Snow buntings are often seen along the highways in early spring, but the lack of snow-free areas has made it harder for the birds to replenish energy reserves on their flight north. Photo by JANNIK SCHOU

TALKING IT UP

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

TALKING IT UP – There were eight swans resting by the Yukon River near the intake on Tuesday afternoon. A raven decided to drop in for a chat.

ENCOURAGING ORGAN DONATIONS

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

ENCOURAGING ORGAN DONATIONS – Members of the Whitehorse Fire Department ‘A’ shift are seen Tuesday afternoon with members of the Yukon chapter of the Kidney Foundation, B.C. and Yukon branch, and kidney recipients. Standing third from left are Mark Robinson, Ryan McClean (a kidney recipient), Carmen Komish, the president of the Yukon chapter, and Josephine and Marlon Luciano (a kidney recipient). Today is Green Shirt Day, created to encourage people to sign up to donate organs. See story.