Following last Sunday’s death of Alex Trebek, the bilingual Canadian who hosted the Jeopardy! quiz show for 36 years, CBC TV interviewed the winning contestant from the episode telecast Nov. 5; it had been taped several weeks earlier.
In my 48 years at the Whitehorse Star, I have seen six editors and countless reporters, advertising staff members, production personnel and paper boys and girls pass through our doors.
- COVID restrictions spark protest rally (31)
- Cases of COVID’s Brazilian variant reported in territory (30)
- Election sees Liberals held to a minority government (28)
- Election Undecided pending recount (27)
- White sees ‘conversations’ in her near future (23)
- Winner rejoices at creating history (20)
- Parties will work together, Silver vows (19)
- ‘It’s a very interesting decision by Yukoners’: Dixon (15)
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April 16, 2021
- The signs are gone, but huge decisions loom (Comment) Oh, what a tangled web this territorial election has weaved.
April 9, 2021
- One can never overdose on the privilege of democracy (Comment) One can never overdose on the privilege of democracy (Comment)
April 1, 2021
- Parties set out visions for mines chamber (Comment) If elected, how will your government resolve conflicts between First Nation governments and Yukon Government regarding timely review of exploration and mine development proposals, so that there is a clear path forward for proponents?
- In search of the perfect theme song for election time (Uffish Thought) Our family’s voter registration cards arrived in the mail that our son brought home from the post office on Tuesday.
March 31, 2021
- Shipping: it’s much worse for society than aviation (Comment) “We’re waiting on food goods like coconut milk and syrups, some spare parts for motors, we’ve got some fork lift trucks, some Amazon goods on there, all sorts,” said Steve Parks of Seaport Freight Services in England.
March 26, 2021
- Though delayed, the final call was correct (Editorial) Genuine, full-perspective fairness would demand that Amy Labonte’s multiple positive traits be weighed with her despicable faux pas of years past.
March 24, 2021
- What you should know about this special month (Comment) COVID-19 has radically changed our health care landscape, impacting the way we access our health care professionals and how we seek health advice.