Yukon North Of Ordinary

News archive for April 17, 2014

Guide, client watched hunters’ illegal actions

April 17, 2014 at 3:27 pm

A Dawson City hunter has been slapped with a $7,000 fine for four violations of the Yukon Wildlife Act near Kloo Lake in November 2011.Sadie Jabbar pleaded guilty in territorial court this week to:

Deceased puppies discovery left woman shocked, tearful

April 17, 2014 at 3:25 pm

How the carcasses of two puppies, believed to be stillborn, came to be left in a bag next to the mailbox at the Carcross Corner will likely never be known, say Whitehorse RCMP.

Birds’ departure sees eagle cam fade to black

April 17, 2014 at 3:23 pm

A pair of locally famous eagles appear to be choosing privacy over fame this summer.

Vital archaeological artifacts unearthed Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 3:21 pm

Casino Mining Corp. and Altamira Consulting Ltd. have announced the discovery of highly significant archaeological artifacts in the Britannia Creek area of the Casino Project.

Hardware store plans to raise funds for late worker’s family Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 3:20 pm

In an effort to support the family of an employee who died after a workplace accident last week,

Zoning changes would affect parking rules Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 3:19 pm

Changes to the city’s zoning bylaw would give staff greater discretion over parking for new developments.

The trauma of death can be eased, audience hears Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 3:16 pm

It’s a fact of life that at some point, it ends. But death doesn’t need to be so difficult.

Trial judge accepts breathalyzer test results Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 3:14 pm

The results of a breathalyzer test were admitted as evidence Wednesday in the retrail of 32-year-old Michael Schmidt,

Association plans Easter egg hunt Saturday Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 3:13 pm

The Yukon East Coast Cultural Association will be hosting an East Coast-themed Easter egg hunt from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Yukon Arts Centre.

P.S. Sidhu awarded Ogilvie Street contract Subscribers only

April 17, 2014 at 3:11 pm

P.S. Sidhu has been awarded the $3.61-million contract to rebuild Ogilvie Street.