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Yukon Federal Candidate Profiles 2019

Campaign signs in Riverdale. Photo: John Kennedy/CKRW.

RUSH Senior Reporter Tim Kucharuk sits down with the five people who want to take on the task of representing the territory in Canada's 43rd Parliament.

CKRW The Rush is profiling the candidates in Monday's federal election in Yukon.

RUSH news has interviewed all five candidates running to become the territory's next Member of Parliament.

All were asked the same questions, with topics ranging from the economy, climate change, mental health, and First Nations among others.

Profiles will air during our newscasts starting Wednesday afternoon. Full interviews can be found below.

The broadcast and posting order was determined by a draw:

Voting Day is Monday, October 21st.


Green Party of Canada Candidate Lenore Morris.


New Democratic Party of Canada candidate Justin Lemphers.


Liberal Party of Canada candidate Larry Bagnell.


Conservative Party of Canada candidate Jonas Smith.


People's Party of Canada candidate Joseph Zelezny.

(All photos: John Kennedy CKRW.)

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