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John Kenneth (Ken) McKinnon

John Kenneth (Ken) McKinnon, circa 1970

Yukon Archives, Yukon. Public Affairs, 90/58R #8

John Kenneth (Ken) McKinnon

John Kenneth (Ken) McKinnon born 1936 in Manitoba, died 2019 in Yukon; elected 1961, 1967 in Whitehorse North; elected 1970 in Whitehorse West; elected 1974 in Whitehorse North Centre; appointed 1961–1964, 1967–1970, 1975–1978 Member Advisory Committee on Finance; 1975–1978 Minister, Member Executive Committee. Appointed Commissioner March 27, 1986, retired in June 1995.

Sound Clip Summary

March 29, 1968 – Ken McKinnon brings Committee up-to-date in regards to the Arctic Winter Games. He provides an overview of who is involved, what the goals of the project are, and future planning.

Yukon Archives, Yukon Legislative Assembly sound recordings, Ken_McKinnon.mp3