Employee at Lucky Star Casino tests positive for COVID-19

An employee at Lucky Star Casino in Concho has tested positive for COVID-19, according to casino officials. The casino in Concho, however, will remain open. Casino...

Speaker challenges class of ‘20

By Conrad Dudderar Senior Staff Writer “You are not a problem. You are an answer looking for a problem.” Yukon High School’s graduating seniors heard that message...

Parading Around

By Carol Mowdy Bond Contributing Writer The COVID-19 pandemic destroyed all of the 2020 traditional graduation plans and festivities for graduates of Yukon High School, 1777...

It’s official…Canadian County ‘back open’

By Conrad Dudderar Senior Staff Writer El RENO – It’s official. Canadian County offices are back open for public access after restrictions were implemented two months ago...

Yukon’s public buildings reopen

By Robert Medley Managing Editor For about six weeks, Davis Sloan walked outside for his daily exercise when he could. He had been a regular walker inside...

Yukon Public Schools names Teacher of the Year

Keri Smith, an Independence Elementary School gifted education teacher, has been named as the Yukon Public Schools Teacher of the Year, the district has...

Stella Madge (Spencer) Greear

Stella Madge (Spencer) Greear was born in Eddy, OK on April 25, 1922, a daughter of the late Fred and Ruth Spencer. On Friday,...

People buying, selling homes despite pandemic

By Robert Medley Managing Editor New home sales have not hit a slump in Canadian County, despite the economic downturn in the current COVID-19 pandemic, a...

Canadian County fairgrounds’ max price $15.24M

By Conrad Dudderar Senior Staff Writer A highly competitive bid process has led to a lower-than-expected $15.24 million maximum cost for the Canadian County fairgrounds’ construction...

Seniors on the Silos

By Carol Mowdy Bond Contributing Writer The seniors were honored in a new location this year. Their pictures were projected on the side of Yukon’s Main Street...