The results of an external patient safety review regarding the death of nurse Teresa Scheunert at the Watson Lake Hospital last summer suggest the 47-year-old did not die of mixed-drug toxicity.
Thanks to a tip from a 10-year-old girl, a Whitehorse man has been sentenced to 16 months in jail after the RCMP discovered an illicit gun manufacturing operation in his mobile home last summer.
Gord Duncan has a first, and he’s about to see who’s willing to invest.
A FATHER-DAUGHTER MOMENT – Jessica Frotten and her father, Howard, are seen Tuesday evening at the Speedraiser Concert fund-raiser event for Jessica held at The Old Fire Hall. Some $5,500 had been raised even before the evening function, hosted by musician Gordie Tentrees. The money will go toward purchasing a new racing wheelchair for Jessica. The 25-year-old has her sights set on earning a position with Team Canada for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil. She was injured several years ago after the car in which she was a passenger rolled over west of Whitehorse.
JUSTIN is a 15-week-old husky/bear dog cross. He is a happy little guy, and would love a home of his own. See Justin at the Mae Bachur Animal Shelter today! The fun of the annual Pet Photos With Santa event will take place at the shelter from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.