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Wolverine receivership hearing on pause after Yukon Zinc files for protection

“It’s like putting a band-aid on an open chest wound”

Yukon government posts, pulls down Whistle Bend elementary school tender in four days

A Department of Highways and Public Works spokesperson said more consultation is needed

‘Just blatant disregard for transparency’: groups take Trump administration to court over unreleased ANWR records

The complaint says requests haven’t been responded to, that statutory time limits have been ignored

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North Klondike Highway to get $157M poured into it

Minister Richard Mostyn touted the investment as being ‘historic’

Feds, territorial government pledge millions for transit, roads

A new Whitehorse transit station is part of the plan

Bear euthanized after killing dog near Tutshi Lake highway pullout

A black bear was euthanized July 29 after killing a dog at…

Yukon hunting season opens Aug. 1

The Yukon government is reminding hunters of four regulation changes for the 2019-20 season

City considers asking YG to run Schwatka float plane base

The possibility of the Yukon government taking over the Schwatka Lake aerodrome…

90 more lots zoned for Whistle Bend

The zoning for Phase 7 passed its final readings

Council passes parking plan

Council adopts parking document, but members have concerns with some recommendations

Crime down in the Yukon in 2018, according to StatsCan

Crime, overall, went down in the Yukon in 2018 compared to 2017, according to data released July 22

Two dead after boat hits Tagish River bridge

Carcross RCMP received a report of the crash just after midnight on Sunday.

Environment Yukon issues sheep hunting ban for area next to Kluane National Park

The sheep are crossing the Alaska Highway to access grass growing on the banks of Kluane Lake

Buying buses: Whitehorse will continue purchasing diesel, for now

Yukon’s Department of Community Services is funding a report on possible electric buses

Whitehorse council news, briefly

A brief summary of some of the decisions made at the July 22 council meeting

Trans North gets set to move thanks to city building next door

‘It’s been a long and completely frustrating course of events,’ says general manager

Yukon Review Board can’t order hearings outside of the Yukon, court finds

Chad Carlyle applied to Yukon Supreme Court after his review was scheduled for Edmonton

Resident bails on YG renewable energy rebate program, calls out bureaucracy

Stefan Weissenberg installed solar panels on a DIY shed to be told he didn’t have proper permits

Yukon gets top marks in clean energy report

A new report from the Pembina Institute has given the Yukon top…