Water

Higher flood risks are possible as the weather warms at several Yukon rivers, The Yukon emergency measures organization reports. (Yukon News file)

Three high water advisories in effect for Yukon

Emergency measures organization has issued advisories for Upper Liard, Carmacks and Ross River areas

 

A new mobile water treatment lab is the centrepiece of a new course offered by Yukon University. (Jim Elliot/Yukon News)

Yukon University can take water treatment course on the road

New mobile classroom can train fully certified purification system operators

 

(Black Press file)

The fix for Mayo’s leaky water treatment plant is underway

It was a bigger problem than originally thought, says Mayo’s mayor

 

The water treatment centre in Old Crow. (Haley Ritchie/Yukon News file)

New Democrat MLAs say Old Crow’s water delivery understaffed

Minister Mostyn said staffing levels have been consistent in the community for many years

The water treatment centre in Old Crow. (Haley Ritchie/Yukon News file)

UPDATED: Yukon government discontinues lawsuit over Dawson wastewater treatment plant

A government lawyer filed a notice of discontinuance to Yukon Supreme Court Feb. 19.

Dawson set for millions of dollars worth of wastewater, sewage projects

Work on $15M of wastewater, sewage projects to start this spring

Water study for Whitehorse infill lots technically sound, consultant says

‘This study is based on a lot of good information’