Striking it rich in horses and life

By Michael Pineda Staff Writer Within the span of just over two minutes, Rick Dawson’s life changed. An Edmond resident who calls Yukon home, Dawson is...

YHS Class of ’22 to celebrate at Project Graduation

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer Yukon High School’s graduating seniors are preparing for a late-night celebration of epic proportions. Featuring a cornucopia of memory-making activities, Yukon Project...

Yukon woman busted with meth at county jail

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer EL RENO - A Yukon woman already was in trouble after a Canadian County sheriff’s deputy pulled her over driving a...

YPS board OKs fewer certified librarians, 3-2

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer In a split vote, Yukon Public Schools’ Board of Education has agreed to apply for “deregulation” through the Oklahoma Department of...

Journey ends Friday for YHS Class of ‘22

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer Family members and friends will converge on Miller Stadium this Friday night to watch the Yukon High School Class of 2022...

YPS needs crosswalk monitors

During the 2021-22 school year, Yukon Public Schools has seen a record decline in crosswalk monitors. YPS administrators, teachers, and staff have stepped up every...

Sheriff’s deputy arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting inmate

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer A part-time Canadian County sheriff’s deputy has resigned after being accused of sexually assaulting a female inmate. Yukon’s David Wayne Loman, 58,...

Gardeners of the Galaxy

By Traci Chapman Managing Editor Set on a sweeping hill with panoramic views, Pugh Gardens provides a respite from day-to-day life in a setting that entrances...

YPS honors retirees for dedication to students

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer Yukon Public Schools is honoring a special group of employees who are retiring with a combined 459 years of service in...

SWCS leader to address Yukon seniors

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer A Yukon Christian school leader will address members of Yukon High School’s graduating class this Sunday afternoon as they prepare to...