Local News

Women’s safety survey a guide for the future, say women’s agencies and RCMP

Plans are already being made for a second survey to reach more people

Salvation Army off the hook for any contamination found under new Whitehorse building

The Salvation Army will not be liable for any hydrocarbon contamination found under its new building

UPDATED: Trudeau announces $360 million for Yukon road upgrades

Resource Gateway Project will repair 650 km of roads in Klondike and Kaska regions

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    Police investigating shooting in South Surrey


      Vancouver Island man responds in most Canadian way to bears


        Man facing charges after road rage incident in North Vancouver


          Northern premiers talk sustainable future, Indigenous affairs

          The Northern Premiers’ Forum wrapped up Aug. 31 in Yellowknife

          Wyatt’s World

          • Sep 1st, 2017

          Six companies express interest in building South Klondike fibre optic link

          The route is one of two being considered to give Yukon a redundant fibre optic source

          Keno groundwater study shows water largely undrinkable without heavy treatment

          Officials with the Department of Community Services met with community members this week

          Save-On-Foods grocery store opens in Whitehorse

          Overwaitea Foods-owned store enters downtown market previously dominated by Loblaw Companies Ltd

          Yukon foodies celebrate at culinary fest

          ‘Just look out your window and say, ‘I’m going to Google spruce, edible spruce.’’

          Got Yukon calendar concerns? Survey on school year calendar open to public

          Community members can put in their two-cents regarding the school calendar until October 21

          Whitehorse to improve on Street Eats Festival parking after vendors ticketed

          ‘We kind of looked at it like a trade-off kind of thing.’

          Wyatt’s World

          • Aug 30th, 2017

          Local company wins Yukon’s mobile abattoir contract

          The service allows local farmers to slaughter livestock in an inspected facility

          Yukon government shows off new continuing care facility

          An open house is being held for the public Sept. 9

          Number of bears killed in the Yukon this year rises to 55

          Relocating problematic bears isn’t always practical or successful, says conservation officer.

          Silver appoints new deputy ministers

          Yukon government fills three positions, promises more

          Act governing Yukon legal profession to get much-needed update

          Yukon’s Legal Profession Act is slated to be updated in the fall

          Bat and bird deaths a concern in proposed Kluane wind energy project

          Little brown bats, common nighthawk and olive-sided flycatcher among the species at risk in the area