After industry concerns brought the Northern Territories Alcohol Study to a halt in December,
- Whopping raises prove divisive for council (13)
- Sentence leaves officer with no criminal record (10)
- Purchaser looking to expand mine’s lifespan (5)
- Quakes may be factor in water main break (5)
- Changes have diluted label study: researcher (5)
- Major water main break investigated (4)
- Jobless rate fell in January: stats (4)
- Yukoners push through overflow toward finish (1)
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February 16, 2018
- Fatal collision investigated Last Sunday afternoon’s fatal accident on the Dempster Highway is being investigatged.
- Lecture set on dogs and people Dr. Robert Losey, of the University of Calgary, will be the fifth Long Ago Yukon SKYPE lecturer for the program’s 2017-2018 series.
- Fallen Officer Remembered Members of the Yukon RCMP recently remembered the late Const. Mark Percy McLachlan, shown above.
- Immediate decision on trucks sent packing The city will not be buying new waste trucks just yet.
- Be safe during festival, MADD reminds drivers Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Whitehorse chapter volunteers are encouraging everyone to be safe during this year’s Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous events by planning a safe ride home.
- Victim impact statements read at hearing The first week of the dangerous offender hearing for a former Yukon man concluded Thursday in Yukon Supreme Court.
- Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in celebrate Peel court victory Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in citizens and other Dawsonites gathered at the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Community Hall last Saturday to celebrate the Supreme Court of Canada decision on the Peel watershed.
- Impasse can be solved within 18 months: YG The Yukon government believes the impasse over the duty to consult before staking mineral claims in the Ross River area can be solved in the next 18 months, says a senior government official.
- RCMP seeking names for puppies It’s that time of year when the RCMP ask Canadian youth to help them name the future police service dogs for the nation.
February 15, 2018
- Purchaser looking to expand mine’s lifespan Capstone Mining Corp. announced plans Wednesday to sell the Minto Mine to an upstart company, Pembridge Resources, listed on the London Stock Exchange.
- Yukoners push through overflow toward finish The race to the Whitehorse finish line continues as Day 12 of the Yukon Quest comes to a close.
- Jobless rate fell in January: stats The territory’s unemployment rate dropped nearly two per cent over the course of a year from January 2017 to last month.
- First Nations fete landmark trek to Ottawa Feb. 14 was a day to celebrate the past, present and future of First Nation self-government in the Yukon.
- Dawsonites march to support Boushie family Dawsonites gathered at the Front Street Gazebo at noon Tuesday to join a group in Whitehorse demonstrating in support of the Boushie family in Saskatchewan.
- On Stage Tonight These are two members of the MAD (Music, Art and Drama) class
- Court hears about sex offenders programming Two Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) representatives testified about federal programming and supervision for sex offenders Wednesday in Yukon Supreme Court.
February 14, 2018
- Sentence leaves officer with no criminal record A former Whitehorse RCMP officer has been given a conditional discharge for a sexual assault charge related to his on-duty conduct.
- Quest means family to second-placer Hall The Yukon Quest is more than a race for veteran musher Matt Hall,
- Major water main break investigated City crews expect to know later today what caused a water main break under the Farmer Roberts building in the Quartz Road area close to Second Avenue.
- Forensic psychiatrist testifies about offender A forensic psychiatrist testified in Yukon Supreme Court Tuesday about the risk assessment for a former Yukon man facing a dangerous offender designation.
- Quest action is picking up in Whitehorse Shipyards Park will be bustling with excitement over the next few days, with mushers arriving at the finish line of their 1,000-mile Yukon Quest journey.
- Yukoners protest Boushie case verdict “Justice for Colten.” “Communicate before Hate.” “Colonial Courts do not equal Justice.”
- Year of the Dog rung in The Yukon Chinese community organized the Year of the Dog celebration at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre Saturday.
- More care urged in data handling, protection Information and Privacy Commissioner Diane McLeod-McKay is calling for the Yukon government to work harder to ensure the protection and proper handling of Yukoners’ private information.