- Tribute’s absence was disrespectful: LFN citizen (22)
- $20-M francophone school’s timeline uncertain (21)
- Yukoners spurn a sales tax, panel found (17)
- Frost cites ‘misappropriation’ in stalled project (12)
- Man is charged after unloaded gun is seized at the airport (10)
- ‘NIMBYism is alive and well here in Whitehorse’ (9)
- Silver rules out sales tax and job cuts (9)
- Mayor explains $20-M spending plans (7)
April 19, 1999
- Grief-stricken staff mourn woman Regina Irena Thyrone volunteered to come to the territory as part of a personnel-sharing project between the Vancouver and Whitehorse offices of the federal Department of Justice.
April 15, 1999
- Warning Issued After Dog's Deaths The RCMP and a local veterinarian are warning people in the Hidden Valley subdivision to keep their dogs at home
February 26, 1999
- Brooks Becomes Youngest Quest Champion Ramy Brooks, of Healy, Alaska, became the youngest winner of the Yukon Quest, crossing the finish line along First Avenue only 10 minutes ahead of Mark May Wednesday night.
- Strange, Tragic and Funny Tidbits from the '99 Quest Trail. John Schandelmeier joked during the mushers' banquet in Fairbanks before the Yukon Quest that he'd be carrying medical gear on top of his sled.
February 1, 1999
- Y2K Scare The Year 2000 Problem, also known as the Millennium Bug or Y2K, lies in the dating method used in virtually every aspect of computing. When the year rolls over at midnight on Dec. 31, many fear that date-sensitive systems will cease functioning.
January 19, 1999
- Terrible, Terrible Tragedy As Hangar C burned to the ground last night at the Whitehorse airport, Al Kapty, the co-founder of Trans North Helicopters, trembled as he drove up Robert Service Way.
December 1, 1998
- Inmates enjoy superb view, golf course Victoria - Waiting upstairs for the 47-year-old ex-minister's parole hearing to begin on Wednesday, Brenda McDonald, whose sister Susan was killed by Klassen three years ago, looked out the window and commented on the stunning view.
July 10, 1998
- Fox Lake Fire “My lease, my cabin, and the logs I hauled all winter are gone,”
June 6, 1998
- RCMP accident under investigation Two RCMP vehicles have been written off and one officer is in hospital after an accident on the Alaska Highway in Whitehorse Thursday afternoon.
May 21, 1998
- Cougar attacks man in Kusawa Lake area A Whitehorse man escaped with scrapes and a possible broken jaw after a cougar pounced on him while he was hiking in the Kusawa Lake area last Sunday.
May 13, 1998
- Copper distillery brews more than booze Keith Johnson and two of his friends went out on a hunting trip recently, but they came home with a very unexpected catch.
April 24, 1998
- Rushton is charged with 1st degree murder A Nova Scotia man accused of killing his estranged wife in Faro has had his charge raised to first-degree murder.
April 20, 1998
- Families of murder victims speak out More than 60 people stood in the gusting wind Friday afternoon listening to fellow community members talk about their hurt.
April 9, 1998
- Missing man rescued After two days of being pinned down by driving snow, Derek Holmes decided last Sunday he would try to compass his way back along the seven kilometres to the Haines Road.
April 7, 1998
- Ward gets a 4 year sentence James Joe Ward is going to jail for four years. In handing down his decision yesterday, territorial court judge Heino Lilles spoke to the victim’s family, her community, and of a lifestyle he says led to the tragedy.