Denise Yuhas

Denise Yuhas

Phone: (867) 872-0330
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Denise Yuhas

Candidate in the Thebacha All Ridings race.

Denise can be reached on social media, at deniseyuhas@northwestel.net, or by calling (867) 872-0330.

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MLA-elects respond to election results

October 4, 2019

NNSL Media - ... In Thebacha, Lou Sebert, justice minister during the last term, was unseated by Frieda Martselos. Martselos ended up with 504 votes, followed by Denise Yuhas at 454, Don Jaque, 139, and Lou Sebert with 70. A message was left with Martselos but she did not return a call by press...

6 Indigenous women will be part of 19th Assembly

October 2, 2019

CKLB 101.9 - ...in Great Slave. Down in Thebacha, it was a close race between two women as the front runners, but former Chief Frieda Martselos pulled ahead of Denise Yuhas to take the seat. Julie Green is one of the few incumbents re-elected last night in Yellowknife Centre. And for the first time a woman has been...

Frieda Martselos to be Thebacha’s next MLA

October 2, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...multiple terms as chief of Salt River First Nation and resigned to run for MLA, has won the Thebacha seat with 504 votes. Close behind her was Denise Yuhas with 454 votes. Yuhas, a former constituency assistant, had lead the race for most of the evening. "I'm very dedicated to my job and to the future...

Incumbent Sebert crushed in Thebacha

October 1, 2019

NNSL Media - ... She took 504 votes to Sebert’s 70, placing the former justice minister safely in last place. Former constituency assistant to Mike Miltenberger Denise Yuhas took second place with 454 votes. Former newspaper publisher Don Jaque took 139 votes in his second run in the riding. More to...

Push to get women into territorial politics a success

October 1, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...Twin Lakes. In the Sahtu, Paulie Chinna unseated incumbent Daniel McNeely. In Thebacha, a close race showed Frieda Martselos snagging the seat from Denise Yuhas, who led for most of the night. In complete contrast to the four years ahead, the NWT's outgoing 18th Legislative Assembly had the fewest female...

Push to get women into territorial politics a success

October 1, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...the seat. In the Sahtu, Paulie Chinna upseated incumbent Daniel McNeely. In Thebacha, a close race shows Frieda Martselos snagging the seat from Denise Yuhas, who lead for most of the night. In the Yellowknife South district, a female candidate was guaranteed. The race was a two-way race between Wawzonek...

N.W.T. communities elect 8 new MLAs to 19th Assembly

October 1, 2019

CBC North - ...Yukon, a former child protection worker in Deline. In Thebacha, former Salt River First Nation Frieda Martselos won, with 50 votes ahead of Denise Yuhas. The riding encompasses Fort Smith, the Salt River First Nation and Smith's Landing First Nation. Others running were incumbent Louis Sebert, who...

NWT Election 2019: All of Cabin Radio’s candidate interviews

September 28, 2019

Cabin Radio - ... - Says his work as justice minister helped to bring NWT corrections "into the 21st century" - Believes Fort Smith needs more government jobs Denise Yuhas – read our full interview Highlights: - Says jobs for Fort Smith is a priority, describing "scary" empty offices in the community - Wants "a...

In Thebacha, concerns over a territory that puts Yellowknife first

September 17, 2019

CBC North - ...this community," said Michael Miltenberger, a former MLA for Thebacha ousted in 2015. "Things slip away, and they're gone before we know it," said Denise Yuhas, one of the candidates standing for MLA in the fall election. "There's a lot on the line here, for all of us." The main entrance of Aurora College...

Future of Aurora College takes centre stage at Fort Smith candidates forum

September 10, 2019

CBC North - ...night. And each individual MLA hopeful believes they provide the best odds to make that happen. Louis Sebert, Frieda Martselos, Don Jaque and Denise Yuhas all say, if elected, they'll make sure Fort Smith is the education capital of the Northwest Territories. Last year, the Department of Education,...

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