High-speed snowmobile road race in northwestern Canada marks 50th anniversary

Driving a snowmobile at 188 kilometres per hour during a race may sound daunting, but Whitehorse, Yukon racer Scott Smeeton says it’s “comfy” once he

Residents in northern Canadian territory to get carbon tax rebates

The first carbon tax rebate cheques will be in the mail starting this October in Yukon, and every person will get $43. The next payment

21 minutes of sunshine: Polar night ends in Finland’s far north

Finland’s period of winter darkness ended on Friday when the sun dared to rise above the horizon, if even briefly, in Finland’s northernmost town of

Employment rate drops in 2018 in Nunavut, east-Arctic Canada

Nunavut’s employment rate dropped from 55 per cent in 2017 to 54 per cent in 2018, according to Statistics Canada’s most recent update. Last year,