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Charter applies to Vuntut Gwitchin, residency requirement not discriminatory, Yukon judge rules

Justice Ron Veale described case as “complex,” with “many cultural, political and legal ramifications”

Safety plan approved for Liard First Nation election

The Liard First Nation council has approved a health and safety plan…

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Construction to start on Alaska Highway in Hillcrest

Construction work on the Alaska Highway in Hillcrest is expected to begin…

First case of COVID-19 in Haines, Alaska

The Haines Borough Emergency Operations Center reported that a man in Haines,…

UPDATED: Missing teen has been located

UPDATE: Whitehorse RCMP, in a press release on June 11, announced that…

Yukoner receives design innovation award for jewelry

Vanessa Ægirsdóttir work featured in juried selection of BC Craft Council

Body of 56-year-old woman found in Yukon River near Whitehorse dam

The body of a 56-year-old woman was found in the Yukon River…

Body of Whitehorse woman missing since April found in Schwatka Lake

Officials say “criminality” is not believed to be a factor in Ayla Sanders’ death

Places of worship able to reopen this Sunday, YG says

Update includes new guidelines for sports, places of worship and updates to essential services rules

Yukon Party argues school councils should be consulted about next school year

The Yukon Party claims teachers and school councils have not been consulted…

Yukon border control measures constitutional, YG says in reply to CCLA letter

“As Canadians, we also acknowledge that our rights must have ‘reasonable limits’”

Whitehorse city councillor looking into origin of the naming of Spook Creek

A member of Whitehorse city council is looking into a claim that…

Road tests for Class 5 driver’s licences to resume in phase two of reopening

Road tests for all non-commercial vehicle licences, such as Class 5, are…

City hall, briefly

A look at decisions made by Whitehorse city council this week. Final…

Yukon Government issues tender for bioethical resource review

The Department of Health and Social Services (HSS) is looking for a…

Yukon RCMP see increase in domestic assault, mental health cases

Police in the territory have seen an increase in those areas compared to the same time last year

City, Alpine Aviation reach agreement on dock use

Company will continue to use space and assist city with cost in building a new dock