Ashley Joannou

They’ve got a guy: Yukon government signs first pot supplier deal

A B.C.-based company will provide up to 350 kg of cannabis flower and oil

Yukon government won’t release municipal carbon tax rebate details until May

Details of potential rebates for municipalities to be announced in May

Yukon signs on to national housing plans

YG mum on exactly how much money territory will get, or what its goals are

Yukon government disputes reports about mistreatment in group homes

Officials believe youth who say they were locked out of group homes, won’t say if staff were punished

Union serves City of Whitehorse with strike notice

Officials hope to avert work stoppage with weekend-long bargaining sessions

YG says it will protect whistleblowers after whistleblower axed

Family and Children’s Services manager let go after raising concerns about youth in care

Yukon senior says she’s waited months to hear if the government will cover prosthetic leg

‘There are things happening here that should not be happening’

Yukon’s Calla Kinglit releases her first album

‘When it’s real it’s better than what could ever be in your head because it’s actually there’

Federal study looks at carbon price impacts in Yukon

Study has little data on initial household costs, no thought of new mines, few business details

Yukon government considers increasing Lands Act fines

The government doesn’t know how much it is going to cost to reclaim a 17-km illegal road

Yukon health minister acknowledges potential need for more detox beds

‘We did not have a wait list,’ Frost says, which is technically true, because staff don’t keep one

High and dry: Destruction Bay dock rendered useless by declining water levels

‘The priority launch should be where there is a community’

Municipalities still waiting for news on Yukon’s solid waste plans

Streicker hopes for details on solid waste plans by May, timeline for recycling fees still unknown

Yukon cancels tender for government-run cannabis store over size and price

Streicker promises there will still be a retail location up and running in time for legalization

Mostyn urges Yukon public servants to come forward with concerns over treatment of children

Liberals vote down motion calling for independent review of abuse claims

Whitehorse’s detox centre is turning people away

Beds have been full most of March, health officials say

Alaska Seaplanes announces seasonal flight between Whitehorse and Juneau

First flight should happen in May, general manager says

Parties spar over Yukon Development Corporation loan

A nearly-$40 million loan is now being refinanced over 40 years

Hours before deadline, YG announces cash for non-profit to buy land for affordable housing

$750k allows Challenge to buy land, no word yet on funding for construction

Yukon government makes American Sign Language interpreter job permanent

‘It opens these doors for us in our lives’