The Commissioner and his wife at the Commissioner's Residence.

 

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Tel:
867.667.5121
Fax: 867.393.6201
Email: commissioner@gov.yk.ca

412 Main Street
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2B7

 

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Recent Events

  • November 11: Attended the Remembrance Day Service at the Canada Games Centre

  • November 9: Attended the Remembrance Day Service at Porter Creek Secondary School | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • November 8: Attended Way Back Wednesday at MacBride Museum | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • November 4: Attended Joe Boyle 150th Birthday Party and WW1 Commemoration at the Mount MacIntyre Recreation Centre | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • November 3: Attended the Remembrance Dinner at the Whitehorse Legion | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • November 1: Attended the Yukon RCMP Honours & Recognition Presentation at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • October 27: Attended the 1st Poppy Ceremony at City Hall near Veteran's Square | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • September 29: Celebrity server at United Way Breakfast at the High Country Inn | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • September 28: Attended the WGH Ladies Auxiliary Tea 2017 at the Whitehorse General Hospital cafeteria | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • September 27: Attended the unveiling of the Angela Sidney and Ted Harrison portrait busts on Main Street| Whitehorse, Yukon

  • September 9: Attended the Sports Yukon Klondike Road Relay Banquet | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • September 7: Hosted Taylor House Talks on the Lawn | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 26:  Attended the Association of Yukon Fire Chiefs Banquet | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 18: Attended Cadet Graduation at the Whitehorse Cadet Training Centre | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 17: Hosted Taylor House Talks on the Lawn  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 16: Hosted the Outstanding Youth Achievement Awards at Taylor House | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 15: Guest chef at the Christ Church Cathedral BBQ | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 10: Attended RCMP Musical Ride | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 10: Hosted Taylor House Talks on the Lawn | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 3 : Hosted Taylor House Talks on the Lawn | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • August 2; Flipped burgers for the Texas 400 fundraiser hosted by the Whitehorse Fire Department | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • July 21: Attended the Aviation Reunion at the Yukon Transportation Museum | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • July 16: Attended the Closing Ceremony for the 2017 Men's World Softball Championship | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • July 13: Participated in Habitat for Humanity Dedication Ceremony | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • July 2: Participated in the Celebration Stream Train organized by Parks Canada | Carcross-Bennett route, Yukon

  • July 1: Participated in the Whitehorse Canada Day Parade and Ceremony at Shipyards Park | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • June 29: Attended the Soldier Summit & Alaska Highway Celebration | Solider Summit trail head, Yukon

  • June 27: Attended the Closing Ceremony for the Junior Rangers summer camp | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • June 19-21: Participated in the Conference of the Governor General, Lieutenant Governors and Territorial Commissioner's Conference | Ottawa, Ontario

  •  June 12: Hosted a breakfast for the Governor General's Canadian Leadership Conference  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • June 10: Hosted Commissioner's Tea and Ball at Commissioner Residence  | Dawson City, Yukon

  • June 3: Attended the Canadian Arctic Aviation Tour Gala at MacBride Museum  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • June 2:  Attended the First Nation Graduation Ceremony at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • May 24: Attended the MacBride Centennial Dinner at MacBride Museum  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • May 23: Attended the RCMP Rededication Ceremony  | Dawson City, Yukon

  • May 19: Attended Yukon College 2017 Convocation at Yukon College  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • May 17: Attended the Minister of Justice Community Safety Awards  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • May 4: Attended the Autism Fun Run  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • May 4: Attended Yukon/Stikine Heritage Fair  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • May 1: Attended the All City Band Sounds of Spring concert at the Yukon Art Centre | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • April 27: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Watson Lake Johnson Elementary School |  Watson Lake, Yukon

  • April 26: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Teslin School | Teslin, Yukon  

  • April 22: Attended the funeral of former Commissioner Jim Smith | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • April 15: Hosted an Easter egg hunt on the Taylor House lawn, hunt organized by Yukon East Coast Cultural Association | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • April 12: Participated in International Day of Pink | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • April 7-9: Attended the 89th Annual Vancouver Yukoners Reunion | Vancouver, BC

  • April 5: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Ross River School | Ross River, Yukon 

  • April 5: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Del Van Gorder School | Faro, Yukon

  • April 4: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Tantalus School | Carmacks, Yukon

  • March 17: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Elijah Smith Elementary School with Minister Caroline Bennett | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • March 14: Unveiling Ceremony of Commissioner's Crest carving, a gift from the Yukon Legislative Assembly to the Commissioner of Yukon at Taylor House| Whitehorse, Yukon

  • March 8:  Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Chief Zzeh Gittlit School  | Old Crow, Yukon

  • March 7: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Robert Service School | Dawson City, Yukon

  • March 2: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Jack Hulland Elementary | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • March 1: Attended the Walrus Talks at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • February 24: Judge at the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous Parade | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • February 23: Attended the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous Queen's Luncheon at Yukon College | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • February 22: Attended Civic Dinner at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • February 21: Canada 150 Northern Tour visit to Ghùch Tlâ Community School  |  Carcross, Yukon

  • February 19: Attended the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous Queen's Tea and Social at the High Country Inn | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • February 18: Attended the Regional Science Fair at the Yukon College | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • February 4: Opening remarks for the start of the Yukon Quest  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • January 12: Delivered the Speech from the Throne at the Legislative Assembly | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • January 1: Commissioner's New Year's Levee at Westmark  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • December 23: Hosted first annual Christmas Open House at the Taylor House | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • December 7 - 9: Attended Northern Task Force Meetings  | Winnipeg, Manitoba

  • December 6: Attended the RCMP Veteran Christmas dinner at the Legion  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • December 6: Flipped pancakes at the Share the Spirit pancake breakfast  | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • December 3: Presided over the swearing in of Premier Sandy Silver and cabinet at the foyer of the main Yukon government building | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • December 3: Presided over the swearing in of Liberal Party MLAs at the Legislative Assembly | Whitehorse, Yukon

  • December 1:Presided over the swearing in of Liberal Party leader Sandy Silver | Dawson City, Yukon