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Darrell Hookey vies for spot on Whitehorse City Council

“Whistle Bend was a tabletop exercise for about 20 years amongst planners and engineers and politicians”

City of Whitehorse bus driver has his eye on the mayor’s job

“We have a lot of traffic problems and they can be easily fixed”

Department of Education publishes the results of tests for lead in school water

Chief Medical Officer Brendan Hanley had previously denied a request to review the data

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Yukon’s first mosque opens in Whitehorse

The Yukon Muslim Society has spent years fundraising to buy its own space for worship and gatherings

‘Maybe Whitehorse isn’t as safe as you think’: resident after break-in

Two residents allege an intruder entered a Riverdale house, masturbated and stole undergarments

E-waste, tires now free to be dropped off for recycling in the Yukon

Yukoners no longer have to pay tipping fees, but a surcharge at the point of purchase instead

That’s all she vote: the nomination period is closed for Yukon’s municipal elections

Five candidates for Whitehorse’s mayor ties the city’s record

MP Larry Bagnell takes flak for not voting on gun control bill

Bill C-71 passed third reading at the House of Commons this week

Corrections officers to take over provost services from Yukon RCMP

Yukon RCMP has not provided provost services in the Whitehorse courthouse cellblock since January

Parties lay out plans ahead of sitting

The premier’s priorities include reworking access to information law and creating a lobbyist registry

YG cancels Finlayson caribou hunt, encourages hunters to respect RRDC’s rules

Environment Yukon says ‘laws of general application’ will still apply to the Ross River area

Kwanlin Dün asks hikers to limit their use of the Fish Lake trail

‘It’s getting harder and harder to hunt in peace.’

Danny Macdonald eyes a spot on Whitehorse City Council

The current editor of What’s Up Yukon has a history working in territorial politics

Norman Larue appeals murder conviction to the Supreme Court of Canada

Larue was convicted of first-degree murder in 2013 for his role in the 2008 slaying of Gordon Seybold

Curteanu to seek a third term, doubling down on community engagement

The Whitehorse city councillor says she is proud of the work she’s done over the last two terms

Carcross to get new RCMP building under new Yukon policing infrastructure plan

Ross River and Faro will also be merged into one policing region

Public consultation period open for Peel watershed plan

Getting to this point has been years in the making

Whitehorse City Council passes height amendments for waterfront development

The development comes after recent recommendations made by city planners

UPDATED: YG cancels French school construction management contract with NWT firm

The Yukon government’s decision is “honourable,” says Yukon Contractors Association president