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Yukonstruct taking legal action to have Poor Creature café owner evicted

The society filed a petition to the Yukon Supreme Court on Nov. 7

Whitehorse council approves changes to environmental grants

Major funds will now be doled out only once a year

Supreme Court of Canada declines to hear Yukon man’s case

Wesley Quash went to country’s highest court after sentence more than doubled following Crown appeal

Road to Telegraph Creek open during limited hours

All-wheel drive vehicles are permitted from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily

Trustees elected for Yukon Francophone School Board

Four incumbents and one new face will be serving on the board following the election Nov. 4

Whitehorse youth call for better cycling connections

Students address city council over school commute

YG to open Housing First project in downtown Whitehorse next week

The Official Opposition says it’s been mired by delays, budgetary problems

Longtime CHON-FM host Peter Novak has died

Novak, who had been with the station since at least the mid-2000s, died in Whitehorse on Nov. 3

Yukon Francophone School Board election being held in Whitehorse today

Six candidates are vying for five available trustee positions

YG to engage Yukoners regarding leave for domestic violence victims

All provinces have some form of leave for those escaping violence

‘Living wage’ in Whitehorse increases

The cost for a family of four to meet its basic needs is set at $19.07/hour, report says

Whitehorse council sole-sources $500,000 contract for CGC refrigeration

The refrigeration system at the CGC will get a major overhaul

City news, briefly

Some of the decisions made at the Oct. 28 meeting of Whitehorse city council

Bob the cat, Atlin’s beloved community feline, dead at 16

Bob was struck by a car on Oct. 29. A memorial is planned for Nov. 16.

New stops for Air North

Airline addes Watson Lake, Prince George, Nanaimo to destinations list

Whitehorse Correctional Centre left inmate in feces-covered cell in 2018

“I don’t know what happened to me … My mental state started going, I started losing it.”

Whitehorse council wants more involvement in Yukon Housing plans

Planning is underway for a housing project downtown but council hasn’t seen any of the details

Silver backs up Pauline Frost after errors she made regarding Many Rivers

Premier Sandy Silver is rushing to support one of his ministers after…