Local News

From hospital to home care: Yukon’s health department now offering more service hours

‘A lot of evidence does show that people do better in their home environment’

Takhini River elk drownings spark controversy over responsibility to save wildlife

‘It’s fine to say “shoot it and put it out of it’s misery,” but that’s not an easy thing to do’

Wyatt’s World

  • Nov 29th, 2017
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Polar Plunge 2017
Women, supporters march throughout B.C.
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B.C. announces anti-racism funding for prevention, education

63 bears killed in the Yukon in 2017

Leading causes for human-bear conflicts are attracts like improperly stored garbage and food

Fall sitting of Yukon legislature wraps up

‘It turns out that red is a lot more like blue than anyone expected’

Electoral boundaries commission proposes changes to Yukon ridings

Suggestions include changes to Pelly-Nisutlin and a new riding for Whistle Bend

UPDATED: Flooding closes Golden Horn Elementary School

Department of Education is hoping the school will re-open tomorrow

Wyatt’s World

  • Nov 24th, 2017

Territorial government cancels oil and gas disposition process in northern Yukon

Move comes after consultation with 3 First Nations, Pillai says

Yukon government announces housing first project for Whitehorse

‘It’s too early to quote an amount of money,’ housing minister says of $2.7M project

New bylaw would standardize advisory committee process

‘There’s an obvious effort to ensure transparency’

Feds give $7.5M for community spaces at future Yukon French high school

The funding will help build the gym, theatre and kitchen, Education Minister Tracy-Anne McPhee says

Alexander Street improvements are a go

Council votes to allow LIC amid misgivings surrounding voting system

Wyatt’s World

  • Nov 22nd, 2017

YG awards Nares River bridge contract

$12.6 M crossing will replace dilapidated wooden span

Yukon Court of Appeal to hear arguments in Blackjack case

Family of Carmacks woman who died during 2013 medevac wants public inquiry

  • Nov 22nd, 2017

Yukon government outlines proposed pot rules

Opposition says revealed plans short on specifics

Project near Takhini Hot Springs to measure Yukon’s geothermal potential

The results could open the door for a new, green way of generating power in the Yukon