Year: 2014

NDP to request audit of golf course deal

The Yukon NDP plans to write to the Auditor General of Canada to request an investigation into the Yukon government’s $750,000 bail-out of the Mountain View Golf Club in 2011.

jacqueline Ronson / December 29, 2014

Thanks for supporting art

I recently opened a solo exhibition at the Yukon Arts Centre, entitled “North of Myth” and would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to all of the individuals who helped with my project.

Yukon News / December 24, 2014

Protect the planet

Open letter to Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski:

Yukon News / December 24, 2014

House of disrepute

Some Yukon Party government MLAs have stooped to a new low!

Yukon News / December 24, 2014

Top seed Bears win men’s basketball title

After finishing the regular season in first place, the Bears took the Yukon Men’s Basketball League title with a 75-58 win over the second place Huskies on Sunday at Porter Creek Secondary.

tom Patrick / December 24, 2014

Meet one of Canada’s pioneering plane crash mechanics

Maureen Routledge is matter-of-fact about her groundbreaking career as the first Canadian woman to become a licensed aircraft engineer. She’s also a bit cryptic about her personal life.

Roxanne Livingstone / December 24, 2014

Yukon offers its spin on Folsom Prison Blues

Late last week Steve Slade, a local Whitehorse musician and teacher, gave a group of students their last music lesson before their holiday performance in front of their families.

Alistair Maitland / December 24, 2014

Skier falls from Mount Sima chairlift

The ski hill had been experiencing brownouts all day, caused by electrical workers clearing frost from the power lines, said Sima’s general manager, Cindy Chandler.

Ashley Joannou / December 24, 2014