The Yukon


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What's Up Yukon's inspiration for being, the place we love the place we call home.

The Yukon Territory is named after the Yukon River, the longest river in Yukon. The name itself is from a contraction of the words in the Gwich'in phrase chųų gąįį han, which means white water river and refers to "the pale colour" of glacial runoff in the Yukon River.

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Issue- Jan13/2021

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