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Former Yukon man pleads guilty to 19 child sex abuse charges

The man abused 11 girls, all under 14, in the Yukon between 2008 and 2013

Yukon premier says local pot shops will be ready to go by July

Territorial government still deciding between private, public, hybrid models, Silver says

Yukon’s bear bodycount sets grim record

62 bears died as a result of contact with humans, Environment Yukon says

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      Health minister says there's no easy solution to opioid crisis

        Whitehorse RCMP identify Porter Creek homicide victim

        Mohamed Nagiel Saddek Nagem, from Surrey, B.C., was fatally shot near Goody’s Gas Bar Sept. 20.

        Wyatt’s World

        • Oct 4th, 2017

        Yukon Party interim leader among crowd during deadly Vegas shooting

        Stacey and Shelley Hassard are safe, back in the Yukon following massacre

        Long waits, stigma among barriers to getting mental health help in the Yukon

        ‘I know for certain that there’s a lack of psychiatrists here’

        Tax talk tops first day of Yukon Legislative Assembly sitting

        Liberals, Yukon Party spar over federal government’s proposed changes to small business tax

        Yukon government should remove WCC’s hospital status, says Supreme Court judge

        ‘Calling a prison a hospital does not change the nature of the WCC from a penal environment’

        Former Yukon Speaker David Laxton found not guilty of sexual assault

        Case hinged on whether kisses constitute sexual assault

        Proposed infill lots, Whistle Bend expansion to get public hearing

        Meeting set for Oct. 23 ahead of mid-November final vote

        Whitehorse city hall roundup

        Council sets meeting date for Alexander Street improvement charge, punts pay hike

        Yukon government and First Nations outline future plans

        The new action plan outlines timelines for discussions on common issues

        Two-car collision shuts down Klondike Highway Sept. 29

        Vehicle occupants taken to hospital with minor injuries

        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

        Wyatt’s World

        • Sep 29th, 2017

        Whitehorse RCMP gets new detachment commander

        Police seeking more funding from YG, won’t say how much

        Yukon RCMP make arrest in connection with Carmacks man’s killing

        27-year-old Tyler Aaron Skookum of Carmacks arrested in Whitehorse

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

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