Julien Gignac

YG to spend $2.2M on diesel generators in light of cancelled thermal plant

Now that plans for a new thermal plant have been nixed, the…

Yukon government rolls out bill to address vaping

The new legislation would ban youth younger than 19 from accessing vapour and tobacco products

Yukon government declares climate emergency

The call was made after a successful amendment by the NDP

Affordable housing addressed at all-candidates forum on First Nations issues

Chief Doris Bill questions pledge by the Conservative candidate

Yukon Energy axes thermal plant plans

The decision was made earlier this month

Power restored to all ATCO customers following ‘extreme snowfall’

Roughly 5,500 customers were affected in total

Tagish Road residents are pushing back against YG road clearing program

They say the government is clearing too many trees

Business and mining groups lay out their wish lists ahead of the election

Issues include affordable housing and the carbon tax

Yukon government lays out priorities for fall sitting and beyond

Issues include addressing segregation at the Whitehorse jail and a ban on single-use plastic bags

BreakOut West or Netflix this week? Organizer says support music

The festival, hosted in Whitehorse, runs from Oct. 2 to 6

Chair of electoral reform commission resigns

The independent commission on electoral reform is down a member following the…

First Nations leaders launch campaign to bolster voter turnout

‘From a regional perspective, being 23 per cent of the population here, we have huge influence’

Federal candidates debate immigration, racism

The debate covered a lot of ground related to new Canadians

Information and privacy commissioner calls on government to release hunting data from outfitters

Inquiry found that harvest data wasn’t provided in confidence

‘Whole food’ café debuts downtown

Food doesn’t need to be complicated in order to be good, owner says

Federal candidates weigh-in on environmental issues in the Yukon

Environmental organizations layout issues they think should be addressed by the next MP

Independent panel starts work on new mineral strategy

‘It’s a totally unique process’

Kick, push, coast: First Nations skateboarder is on a mission reconnect with Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in roots

Dustin Henry is raising funds for a new youth centre for the First Nation

Bagnell concedes Trudeau’s past decisions to wear brown and blackface were racist

‘When we do things, we might not think at first blush that it’s going to offend someone’

Eagle mine pours its first gold

Victoria Gold president and CEO says gold production to hit full capacity in 2021