Jackie Hong

Dawson City placer miner sues Yukon government, alleges expropriation of claims

Darrell Carey filed a statement of claim on Aug. 16

The wonderful world of worm compost

Worms kept in a bin under your sink can let you compost organic scraps year-round

Woman’s death in Ross River confirmed to be a homicide, Yukon RCMP says

Maryann Ollie, 59, died on Aug. 1. She was a citizen of Ross River Dena Council.

Whitehorse fish ladder sees delayed start to Chinook run

The fish have been slower to come in this season compared to previous years

Yukon Court of Appeal orders new trial for man convicted in 2016 sexual assault

The Court of Appeal found the trial judge erroneously concluded the man had made up his alibi

UPDATED: Judge declares mistrial in impaired driving case

Duncan found that there were mistakes in the jury selection process

Yukon government cancels construction tender for Faro fire hall, public works building

A spokesperson for Community Services said all bids came in “significantly” over-budget

YG moves to close its physical cannabis store as private market emerges

Minister John Streicker said the government anticipates the store to be closed by the end of 2019

Judge lifts stay on Wolverine mine proceedings

Yukon government wants the troubled mine placed into the hands of a receiver

Canadian universities and colleges gathering in the Yukon for reconciliation discussion

Representatives from 31 universities and colleges will be visiting Dawson City, Whitehorse, Carcross

Metal strips around downtown Whitehorse building to be removed

City says strips on parking barricades and planters surrounding 303 Alexander St. are a safety hazard

Why this Yukon Sixties Scoop survivor isn’t participating in the national settlement

Charles Eshleman, along with another Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in citizen, is pursuing his own legal action

Yukon dirt contains two kinds of tick-killing fungi

“What these fungi would be useful for would be as one of the new technologies that would be part of an integrated winter tick management program.”

Whitehorse pilot, Vancouver geologist killed after plane crashes south of Keno

Shawn Thomas Kitchen, 24, and Julia Lane, 33, were killed after their Alkan Air plane crashed Aug. 6

Defendants in alleged pizza conspiracy deny wrongdoing

The defendants in a lawsuit pitting Whitehorse’s Domino’s and Panago pizza shops…

Yukon Sixties Scoop lawsuit no longer class action

Two Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in citizens submitted an amended statement of claim to the Yukon Supreme Court

Man facing 19 charges after RCMP seize guns, cocaine from property near Tagish

The weapons included 20 long guns, a handgun and a crossbow

UPDATED: New radiator arrives for broken-down Old Crow water truck

The community’s main water truck broke down after delivering water to about half the community Aug. 5

YG department can disregard seven out of 30 ATIPP requests filed by one person, IPC rules

Diane McLeod-McKay found that the seven requests were systematic and would cause undue burden on department

Wolverine receivership hearing on pause after Yukon Zinc files for protection

“It’s like putting a band-aid on an open chest wound”