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A review of Yukon’s minimum wage suggests it’s time for a raise

The Yukon Employment Standards Board recommends gradual increases up to approximately $15/hours

Pat Duncan appointed as senator for the Yukon

Ottawa has appointed three others, including Margaret Dawn Anderson as senator for the NWT

Former Yukon College student denies instructor’s defamation allegations

In counterclaim and statement of defence, student alleges instructor did, in fact, sexually assault her

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Canada Cup Series starts again at Mount Sima

More than 60 athletes from across the country took part in the slopestyle and big air competitions

Food for Fines in need of more canned goods

Cash and canned donations accepted for parking fines until Dec. 12

City of Whitehorse begins planning for 2040

The city has launched a survey to find out about Yukoners’ priorities

Ending misogyny is far from over 29 years after Polytechnique massacre: lawyer

There have been 132 women and girls killed in Canada this year, said Pamela Cross

Teslin Tlingit Council lawsuit over federal funding to be heard in court next week

The First Nation’s lawyers will argue that Canada has failed or refused to negotiate properly

Court orders Cuthbert to put forward $15k before defamation lawsuit proceeds

Cuthbert has been camped on a plot of land off Atlin Road

Yukon government looks for feedback on condo regulations

Feedback will be accepted from now until Jan. 25

Champagne Aishihik First Nations spar with Yukon Energy Corporation over Aisihik hydro

Cooperation between the First Nations and Yukon Energy Corporation unraveled in September

The beat goes on, just under a different name

Safe ride home program to continue, says operator

First Nations funding, housing top-of-mind at meetings in Ottawa

Turning Yukon College into a university was also discussed

Yukoners share their thoughts on Whitehorse’s capital budget

Concerns include wildlife and wildfire preparedness

City of Whitehorse distances itself from ‘Magic Cool Bus’

The city says it in no way endorses the safe ride service

Online fundraiser launched to support family of Whitehorse teacher, infant killed by grizzly

Valérie Théorêt and her daughter, 10-month-old Adèle Røsholt,were fatally attacked Nov. 26

WCC misleading public on number of inmates in segregation, former inmate to argue in court

Inmates in jail’s secure living unit kept in conditions mirroring segregation, Darryl Sheepway claims

One company is proposing to scout for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

A draft environment impact statement isn’t finished so it’s unclear when work would begin, if approved