Andrew Seal

Andrew posted 19 stories to Yukon News.
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Judge’s comments make it harder for victims to trust legal system: advocate

‘The Supreme Court of Canada made it quite clear that you have to stop using stereotypes’

  • Jul 13th, 2017 8:30am

Skagway’s gold rush park offers view of the Gold Rush’s ugly side

New exhibits reveal the history of racism, prostitution and theft during Chilkoot trail era

  • Jul 6th, 2017 10:30am

Judge’s ‘stereotypical assumption’ means new sexual assault trial for Whitehorse man

Conviction ‘not founded upon the evidence,’ appeals court rules

  • Jul 5th, 2017 1:30pm

Archaeologist salvages Skagway’s Gold Rush history by sifting through trash

Newly unearthed site Chilkoot Trail site was at risk of washing away

  • Jul 4th, 2017 8:30am

Aurum strikes gold, wins Yukon Innovation Prize

Makers of birch sap moisturizer win $60,000 to help get product to market

  • Jul 4th, 2017 7:30am

Yukon River chinook run stronger, but not enough for open fishing

‘It’s still only about half of the historical average,’ fisheries official says

  • Jun 30th, 2017 12:19pm

Carcross/Tagish First Nation celebrates opening of new learning centre

The centre held three days of celebrations to open the building after nearly a decade of work.

  • Jun 29th, 2017 9:20am

B.C. firefighters join battle against wildfire south of Dawson City

It’s been a busy fire season in the Klondike and Yukon officials are calling in help.

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 1:30am

Kluane First Nation looks to go green with wind project

Kluane First Nation is looking at a greener future with the N’tsi (Wind) Energy Project, which would see three wind turbines put up between Destruction Bay and Burwash Landing.

  • Jun 14th, 2017 12:57pm

Advocates call for stiffer distracted driving penalties

Changes could be coming to Yukon’s distracted driving laws after the territorial government completes a review of current legislation.

  • Jun 14th, 2017 12:22pm

RV, buildings burn in trailer park fire

A fire broke out following an explosion at Mountain Ridge RV Park early June 12.

  • Jun 12th, 2017 3:02pm

NAFTA, Shakwak funding take precedence during Silver’s trip to Washington

As the Council of the Federation concludes its trip to Washington D.C., the delegation of premiers has one clear message: the North American Free Trade Agreement needs to be modernized.

  • Jun 9th, 2017 12:51pm

Yukon man arrested in Vancouver on Canada wide warrant

Richard Linklater, a Yukon man with a long criminal history, was arrested by the Metro Vancouver Transit Police on June 1.

  • Jun 9th, 2017 12:51pm

Push brewing to slash YLC beer markup

Opposition Leader Stacey Hassard pressed the government May 31 to consider two changes to the territory’s liquor rules: eliminating the government markup on locally produced alcohol and allowing producers to sell directly to retailers.

  • Jun 7th, 2017 12:40pm

Silver to lobby for caribou, highway funding in Washington

Premier Sandy Silver will head to Washington, D.C., next week, leading a delegation of seven premiers as chair of the Council of the Federation.

  • Jun 2nd, 2017 12:41pm

Man killed in Alaska Highway crash

Police, firefighters and paramedics responded to a two-vehicle collision on the Alaska Highway just after 11:30 p.m. on May 28.

  • May 31st, 2017 2:11pm

Body of missing Whitehorse man found in Yukon River

Police recovered the body of 36-year-old Rafe Clayton Hepner from the Yukon River, north of downtown Whitehorse May 26.

  • May 31st, 2017 1:59pm

Body of missing Whitehorse man found in Yukon River

Police recovered the body of 36-year-old Rafe Clayton Hepner from the Yukon River, north of downtown Whitehorse May 26.

  • May 29th, 2017 1:30pm