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Dennis G. Fentie
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The Hon. Dennis G. Fentie
7th Premier of Yukon
Minister of Finance
In office
November 30, 2002 – June 10, 2011
Commissioner Jack Cable
Geraldine Van Bibber
Doug Phillips
Preceded by Pat Duncan
Succeeded by Darrell Pasloski
Minister of the Environment
In office
November 28, 2005 – July 3, 2008
Preceded by Dennis Fentie
Succeeded by Elaine Taylor
MLA for Watson Lake
In office
September 30, 1996 – October 11, 2011
Preceded by John Devries
Succeeded by Patti McLeod
Leader of the Yukon Party
In office
June 15, 2002 – May 28, 2011
Preceded by Peter Jenkins
Succeeded by Darrell Pasloski
Personal details
Born (1950-11-08)November 8, 1950
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Died August 30, 2019(2019-08-30) (aged 68)
Political party New Democrat (1996-2002)
Yukon Party (2002-present)
Spouse(s) Lorraine Nixon
Residence Whitehorse, Yukon

Dennis G. Fentie (November 8, 1950 – August 30, 2019) was a Canadian politician. He was the seventh Premier of Yukon and leader of the Yukon Party from 2002 to 2011. He worked on the MLA for Watson Lake from 1996 through 2011.

Fentie died of cancer at the age of 68 on August 30, 2019.

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