Julien Gignac

New company to develop three properties in Dawson City

A boutique-styled hotel and townhouses are on the runway

Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation officially declares climate emergency

The declaration was signed during Caribou Days on May 19

Funding announced for new community centre in Old Crow

The chief of Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation said it will be better suited to meet the community’s needs

Not enough is being done to support the mental health needs of LGBTQ2S+ people: report

Advocacy organization Qmunity has made 70 recommendations to the Yukon government

Putting a face to your food (and drink): the Yukoners who inspired menu items downtown

Spend enough time eating in downtown Whitehorse and you’ll find several establishments with food named after Yukoners.

‘Why are we dancing around this?’: ban single-use plastic bags, says Chamber of Commerce chair

A public engagement period on a possible bag surcharge wrapped up late last month

Fossils and tin cans and horns, oh my: Yukoners suss out if there’s history hidden in their attics

Yukoners got a chance to have their artifacts examined by the pros

‘I don’t think there was ever a commitment to co-governance’: deputy premier on electoral reform pushback

The NDP recently sent a letter to Premier Sandy Silver outlining continued concerns

U.S. bill seeking to shield ANWR from development approved by committee

The committee hearing was the last stage before the bill could go to the House of Representatives

Creating a safe space for those grappling with concussions

Concussion Café Yukon had its debut on April 25

Minister Frost pressed as to why few YG employees responded to child advocate survey

Frost says survey request came from an unidentified email address

Yukon politicians wrap up the spring sitting

Private licensing for cannabis sales and work on electoral reform were some of the issues

Cooling work at Ross River school in limbo

Yukon Party MLA says other over budget contacts have been pushed through

Liberals say results of NGO review will be shared

A motion was amended that requested, in part, funding information and recommendations

Group care policies are available but they’re not being applied, says Yukon’s child advocate

‘Children have a right to maintain their culture when they’re in care’

Yukon’s health minister accepts the latest recommendations to improve group homes

The department has 60 days from April 10 to submit an official response

A record number of women tackle wildland firefighter training

A rigorous fitness test occurred on April 13

Yukon government was wrong in evicting youth from a group home, commissioner finds

The health department has roughly two months to respond to recommendations

YG standardizes highway maintenance

A new program seeks increase the longevity and safety of roadways