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Golden Predator sets sights on reopening Brewery Creek mine

The mine could employ 100 workers and be operational in 18 months

Wildfire smoke leads to air quality advisory across the Yukon

Children, elderly people, pregnant women and people with heart or lung disease should limit activity

Carbon is now taxed in the Yukon

This means higher prices at the pumps, rebates and more

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Council approves more money for Whitehorse’s new operations building

Change orders result in another half million dollars being spent

YG activates open data portal to improve access to information, Mostyn says

It’s unclear how long it will take for requested information to be posted

Whitehorse city news, briefly

Some of the decisions made at the June 24 council meeting

Help wanted to end homelessness

Advisory board is looking for more members to administer federal funds locally

Families are leaving Burwash because students are unsupported, chief says

The Department of Education recently denied an extra teacher at Kluane Lake School

Adult day program closing after Yukon government ends funding

Health officials say it was inefficient to fund three similar services

Passenger sues estates of drivers killed in 2018 North Klondike Highway crash

Jennifer Skookum claims she was left with lasting injuries from the December 2018 collision

Faro to get new firehall and public works building, replacement reservoir

Yukon government tenders for both projects close June 25 and July 2

Council considers changes to the Whitehorse transit service

Talks are beginning to implement parts of the transit master plan

Yukon River Quest team paddling to honour Indigenous women, girls

Team Dinjii Ni’jootl’i Ka’t is trying to send a positive message as well as raise awareness about MMIWG

Whitehorse council defers vote on climate change declaration until September

The decision comes after a lengthy debate in front of a packed room

Yukon College taking applications for new Yukon First Nations art program

Yukon College has opened the application process for its new Yukon First…

Pilot sues YG after plane damaged by shingles blown off Haines Junction airport roof

Alexander Lansfield says the damage to his aircraft amounts to $25,000

It’s a long summer ahead for Buffalo Sabres prospect Dylan Cozens

“My phone is going to be absolutely blowing up when I check it.”