Jackie Hong

Burwash Landing man cleared in axe attack trial

A jury found Douglas Twiss not guilty of assault with a weapon and uttering threats but guilty of mischief

Construction company, president found not guilty of environment charges

‘Unfair’ to prosecute company for failing to dig soil samples during winter, judge rules

‘Love triangle’ led to alleged axe attack, Whitehorse jury hears

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Tagish, Yukon, dog rescue trial comes to emotional end

Lawyer Graham Lang and rescue owner Shelley Cuthbert gave their closing submissions Sept. 22.

Owner of Tagish dog rescue testifies in her own defence

‘Nothing’s fancy at my place, but it’s practical’

Yukon Teachers Association claims ‘victory’ on temp teachers case

‘Obviously, this has been a problem before, or the act wouldn’t exist’

Trial over Tagish dog shelter begins

‘It’s a dog shit smell’

Yukon’s justice minister to order inspection of WCC following Nehass case

‘This case has raised a lot of questions that need to be addressed’

KDFN begins clearing decrepit cars off Old Village land

First Nation filed suit against man living on site

Yukon COs respond to five more bear calls

58 bears have been euthanized this season

Michael Nehass bound for psychiatric hospital in B.C.

‘It’s proper mental health care for Mr. Nehass that’s needed, not the criminalization of mental illness’

Bear-proofing laws exist but are limited, Yukon conservation officer says

‘We want to focus on getting people’s co-operation through education’

Man charged after attempted murder in Haines Junction

Lucky Alex Jackson, 57, is facing eight charges including attempted murder and impaired driving.

Yukon Coroner’s Service investigating sudden death at Whitehorse motel

A 62-year-old woman was found dead in her room at the Chilkoot Trail Inn Saturday. Foul play is not suspected.

‘Living wage’ for Whitehorse lowered between 2016 and 2017

Advocates say new figure reflects lower cost of living

Five-year legal saga near end for Michael Nehass

‘I need to go back home’

Yukon First Nations chiefs speak out as Nehass legal saga resumes

‘It is the system that is failing the individuals’

Death of N.W.T. man living in Whitehorse deemed a homicide

Clayton Benoit, 51, died at Whitehorse General Aug. 30