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Proposed Whitehorse capital budget heavy on infrastructure funding

‘We’ve seen an unprecedented amount of infrastructure dollars from the federal government’

Victoria Gold plugs into power purchase agreement with Yukon Energy

Power company estimates mine near Mayo will spend $100 million on power over 10 years

Win some, lose some: Whitehorse council approves 5 of 7 infill parcels

‘I don’t think anyone has the right to say “my neighborhood is sacred, no one can come here”’

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Whitehorse council to vote on infill parcels separately

‘No technical reason’ for project to be rejected, city planner says

Whitehorse fire chief steps down

‘I personally am in a great debt to him as he was a mentor over the years’

Whitehorse council takes another step towards Alexander Street LIC

Local ratepayers will cough up $475k for $3.2M project

Lack of staff closes Watson Lake’s only daycare

Facility can’t afford to pay competitive wages to attract staff, board president says

Weekend Soup Kitchen ends after 25 years of feeding Whitehorse’s needy

Salvation Army’s new Centre of Hope fulfills the need for weekend meals, says volunteer coordinator

Liberals postpone new recycling fees after concerns over consultation

Streicker admits he didn’t reach out to electronics industry

YESAB approval not needed for proposed Whitehorse infill project

Land in question underwent environmental assessment in 2004

First degree-murder trial in death of Christopher Brisson continues in Whitehorse

Crown video shows Darryl Sheepway describing to police day of fatal shooting

Second trial for Whitehorse man accused of raping teen girl ends

Jackie James Kodwat had his 2015 conviction overturned by the court of appeal

Tagish dog rescue owner Shelley Cuthbert files appeal

‘If they are sentenced to death by the courts then they will die in my arms’

Public accounts show the Yukon in deficit for 2016-17

Yukon Party originally projected $9.5 million surplus. Documents show a deficit of $5.4 million

Liberals back out of $200M Alaska Highway plan

Government says it still plans to address safety concerns at various intersections

Darryl Sheepway’s first-degree murder trial begins in Whitehorse

Sheepway stands accused of killing Christopher Brisson, 25, in 2015. He’s pleaded not guilty

Yukon family forced hours apart due to hospital crowding

Haines Junction man moved to Watson Lake hospital because of overcrowding in Whitehorse

CPAWS petition to protect Porcupine caribou breaks 5,000 signatures

‘This is such an important issue, we couldn’t not get involved’