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Raven Recycling set to take over collecting e-waste

Raven Recycling Society will take over disposal of electronic and electrical waste beginning Oct. 1

Skull found on Whitehorse trail in 2009 ID’d as belonging to missing B.C. man

The skull, found on a trail near Long Lake Road, is that of Port Coquitlam man Terry Fai Vong.

Yukon suspect in B.C. mail bombing makes court appearance

Whitehorse man, Leon Nepper, faces charges related to a mail bomb sent to a Port Alice home Sept. 11

Yukon government considers changing the leave of absence laws

A public feedback period on the proposed changes is open until Oct. 6

Yukon government shows off Whistle Bend Place

The new continuing care facility is set to see residents next month

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Grand Chief Peter Johnston calls group home problems “unfortunate”

The comment came during the Yukon Forum on Sept. 13 in Dawson City

Updated: Chief medical officer of health won’t release lead level in the water at Yukon schools

The Yukon government has shut off some water fountains and taps because of lead in the water

Whitehorse Food Bank set to offer wild game for a second year

The program allows hunters and outfitters to donate portions of meat

An exploding package in B.C. may have come from the Yukon

Victim recovering in hospital after incident that occured while he unwrapped parcel at home

Whistle Bend continuing care facility ready for the public to have a look

Some new staff will have to stay in hotels while they try and find housing

Over the life of Coffee gold mine, Goldcorp wants to mine 2M ounces

The company provided the press with an aerial and ground tour of proposed mine sites on Sept. 11

Who wants a free wind turbine?

Turns out rescue training outfits are big fans of the things

Betty Irwin wants another term on Whitehorse City Council

Irwin plans to run for re-election this October

Village of Carmacks to receive year-round arena

Mayor Lee Bodie said the community is the last Yukon municipality to receive one

Melnychuk announces council bid

Eileen Melnychuk said her main concern going into the municipal election is affordable living

Jonas Smith seeks Conservative nomination

The former deputy chief of staff in the Pasloski government wants a shot at federal politics

‘Pre-sitting gloss’: NDP Leader on health department’s group home update

Health and Social Services Minister Pauline Frost apologized to mistreated youth on Sept. 6

Health minister apologizes for mistreatment of youth in group homes

Beyond the apologies, the department says it has acted on recommendations in investigator’s report

Hartland running for re-election to Whitehorse City Council

He said he wants to be able to see seniors stay in their homes and young people buy new ones