Stephanie Waddell

A City of Whitehorse development incentive has been approved for 61 Gleaner Ave. (Stephanie Waddell/Yukon News)

Council approves development incentive

Will cover an estimated $104,880 in development cost charges

A City of Whitehorse development incentive has been approved for 61 Gleaner Ave. (Stephanie Waddell/Yukon News)
Acting Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Catherine Elliott. (Haley Ritchie/Yukon News)

Acting CMOH reports 11 new COVID-19 cases

Exposure notices issued for Better Bodies, Christ the King school

Acting Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Catherine Elliott. (Haley Ritchie/Yukon News)
Ted Laking, Mellisa Murray and Michelle Friesen tour city chambers on Oct. 23. (Laura Cabott/Submitted)
Ted Laking, Mellisa Murray and Michelle Friesen tour city chambers on Oct. 23. (Laura Cabott/Submitted)
The new Yukon 511 website and app was launched Oct. 26. (Screen shot 511yukon.ca)

Yukon 511 updated

The territory’s new Yukon 511 website and app aims to make it…

The new Yukon 511 website and app was launched Oct. 26. (Screen shot 511yukon.ca)
Joel Krahn/Yukon News file
The town of Faro, Yukon's best kept secret!

Premier offers condolences to ‘multiple victims’ of Faro shooting

Premier Sandy Silver said critical supports are being provided to residents of…

Joel Krahn/Yukon News file
The town of Faro, Yukon's best kept secret!
Acting Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Catherine Elliott. (Haley Ritchie/Yukon News)
Acting Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Catherine Elliott. (Haley Ritchie/Yukon News)
Shaven Bowe was reported missing on Oct. 21. (Courtesy/Yukon RCMP)

UPDATED: Missing woman found

Whitehorse RCMP have located 31-year-old Shavohn Bowe “safe and sound,” according to…

Shaven Bowe was reported missing on Oct. 21. (Courtesy/Yukon RCMP)
Acting Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Catherine Elliott. (Haley Ritchie/Yukon News)

Acting CMOH reports 17 new COVID-19 cases from Oct. 20 to Oct. 22

Exposure notice issued for Air Canada flight

Acting Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Catherine Elliott. (Haley Ritchie/Yukon News)
Filmmaker Shaunoh Anderson. (Submitted)

Shining a light on Indigenous films

Yukon film will be screened at imagineNATIVE film festival

Filmmaker Shaunoh Anderson. (Submitted)
The three mayoral candidates are wrapping up their campaigns ahead of the Oct. 21 vote. (Stephanie Waddell/Yukon News)

Whitehorse council campaign wraps up

Candidates running in the Oct. 21 Whitehorse municipal election are reaching the…

The three mayoral candidates are wrapping up their campaigns ahead of the Oct. 21 vote. (Stephanie Waddell/Yukon News)
Amanda Leas was elected of the Ta’an Kwäch’än Council on Oct. 18. (Submitted)

Amanda Leas elected as Ta’an Kwäch’än chief

Ta’an Kwäch’än Council (TKC) citizens have elected Amanda Leas as their new…

Amanda Leas was elected of the Ta’an Kwäch’än Council on Oct. 18. (Submitted)
From left to right, Patti Balsillie, Samson Hartland and Laura Cabott are running to be Whitehorse’s next mayor. (Submitted)

Meet Whitehorse’s municipal candidates

Three candidates look to become the city’s next mayor; 17 want to be councillors

From left to right, Patti Balsillie, Samson Hartland and Laura Cabott are running to be Whitehorse’s next mayor. (Submitted)
Whitehorse City Hall (Yukon News file)

Where to vote in Whitehorse on Oct. 21

Voters heading to the polls to cast their ballots for the next…

Whitehorse City Hall (Yukon News file)
Michelle Friesen is running for Whitehorse city council. (Submitted)

Michelle Friesen aims to add Indigenous voice to Whitehorse city council

Candidate among 17 vying for six councillor seats

Michelle Friesen is running for Whitehorse city council. (Submitted)
Janna Swales is running for a Whitehorse city council. (Submitted)

Janna Swales envisions Whitehorse as a ‘people-centred’ city

Swales runs for Whitehorse city council

Janna Swales is running for a Whitehorse city council. (Submitted)
Whitehorse voters go to the polls Oct. 21. (Stephanie Waddell/Yukon News)

Whitehorse candidates address voters during forums

Chamber, Volunteer Bénévoles Yukon host events leading up to Oct. 21 vote

Whitehorse voters go to the polls Oct. 21. (Stephanie Waddell/Yukon News)
Coun. Jocelyn Curteanu and Mayor Dan Curtis hug after Curteanu presented Curtis with a gift from council and administration to celebrate his nine years as the city’s mayor. Curtis is not running in the Oct. 21 municipal election. (Stephanie Waddell/Yukon News)

Mayor Dan Curtis wraps last council meeting of nine year term

Mayor looks back over nine years in office

Coun. Jocelyn Curteanu and Mayor Dan Curtis hug after Curteanu presented Curtis with a gift from council and administration to celebrate his nine years as the city’s mayor. Curtis is not running in the Oct. 21 municipal election. (Stephanie Waddell/Yukon News)
Cam Kos is seeking a seat on Whitehorse city council. (Submitted)

Cam Kos wants to be a voice for residents on city council

Candidate says city has missed many opportunities

Cam Kos is seeking a seat on Whitehorse city council. (Submitted)
Jocelyn Curteanu is seeking a fourth term as a Whitehorse city councillor. (Submitted)

Jocelyn Curteanu eyes fourth Whitehorse council term

Aims to use skills and experience to address city growth

Jocelyn Curteanu is seeking a fourth term as a Whitehorse city councillor. (Submitted)
Smoke and Sow could soon be serving up lunches from the Frank Slim Building in Shipyards Park. Ray Magnuson, one of the restaurant co-owners, is seen at the food truck the eatery operated out of for a number of summers before moving to Porter Creek. (Crystal Schick/Yukon News file)

Smoke and Sow planning second location in Shipyards Park

Council approves first two readings of lease for Frank Slim building in Shipyards Park

Smoke and Sow could soon be serving up lunches from the Frank Slim Building in Shipyards Park. Ray Magnuson, one of the restaurant co-owners, is seen at the food truck the eatery operated out of for a number of summers before moving to Porter Creek. (Crystal Schick/Yukon News file)