Yukon North Of Ordinary

News archive for April 24, 2014

Dock’s startling vanishing act took 90 minutes

April 24, 2014 at 3:02 pm

The ferry dock in Skagway sank this morning for reasons unknown to Alaska state officials.

We have fufilled our obligations: mining company

April 24, 2014 at 2:59 pm

We have fufilled our obligations: mining company

Evening reception will help Yukoners’ Cancer Care Fund

April 24, 2014 at 2:56 pm

David Laxton, the Speaker of the Yukon legislature, has invited all Yukoners to join him late this afternoon for the second annual Speaker’s Reception in support of the Yukoners’ Cancer Care Fund.

Charges laid after drug bust Subscribers only

April 24, 2014 at 2:54 pm

Three people are facing drug-related charges after the RCMP raided a home Monday in Watson Lake and seized cocaine,

Crime Prevention Victims Trust Fund helps six groups Subscribers only

April 24, 2014 at 2:51 pm

Six community groups are sharing $105,250 in funding from the Crime Prevention Victims Trust Fund to support projects such as a summer day camp for youth and a course about access to housing.

On Stage Tonight Subscribers only

April 24, 2014 at 2:49 pm

Justin Rutledge, right, and Micah Smith rehearse Wednesday for the Dark Strangers show,

Old Fire Hall to ring with the words of Shakespeare Subscribers only

April 24, 2014 at 2:47 pm

Whitehorse will come alive this evening with the words of Shakespeare with the conclusion of the second annual Shakespeare Festival,

Pulling A Pony Car Subscribers only

April 24, 2014 at 2:45 pm

With some help from Environment Yukon staff on Earth Day (Tuesday),

Live Words celebrated all kinds of writing Subscribers only

April 24, 2014 at 2:40 pm

The annual Live Words public reading grew out of an event that started back in 1979 and eventually grew to be the Yukon Writers Festival.

Minimum upset price for lots set at $395,000

April 23, 2014 at 3:21 pm

In deciding to sell two Ogilvie Street lots, the city has essentially taken from one to sell to another, says Sally Wright of the Escarpment Parks Society.