A Whitehorse man has pleaded not guilty to a charge of first-degree murder.
It will be another six weeks before city council considers a proposed amendment to the city’s Official Community Plan (OCP) that would move forward plans for a quarry.
Draft minutes from a March 14 special council meeting
Shifting ground has halted major structural steel work at the new Whistle Bend extended care facility,
- Ground problems stall work on care facility (30)
- Hartland, Boyd voted against ex-manager’s firing (16)
- Growth planned for Yukon Gardens greenhouse (12)
- Decision on quarry put off for several weeks (9)
- Details surrounding new judge remain unclear (3)
- Inquiry’s hearings will begin in Whitehorse (3)
- Please, let’s not build a quarry at Miles Canyon (2)
- Watson Lake workers strike after lockout (2)
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March 29, 2017
- Mine would eventually employ 400 people A private company affiliated with deep pockets in London, England has submitted a project proposal for a new mine east of Ross River.
- RCMP launch ‘bait car’ program in Whitehorse “Bait cars are everywhere. Steal one. Go to jail.”
- Maternity and baby fair set for Saturday The Community Midwifery Association of Yukon will host its second annual fundraising maternity and baby fair on Saturday at The Old Fire Hall.
- City will sole-source $108,000 contract City council has voted to sole-source a contract worth $108,000 for data storage to CDW Canada.
- Power rebate program to continue, Pillai confirms The Interim Electrical Rebate will continue for another year,
- Engineering assessment of facility begins An independent engineering assessment of the new Whistle Bend continuing care facility has begun, says cabinet spokeswoman Sunny Patch.
- New reservoir entrance is step closer to reality The city is closer to erecting a new entrance to the building at the reservoir in Valleyview.
- Innovation Prize finalists picked Four ideas from five Yukon innovators have been shortlisted for the 2017 Yukon Innovation Prize.
- Yukon to be at Frankfurt Book Fair 2020 In 2020, Canada will be the guest of honour at the Frankfurter Buchmesse (FBM),
March 28, 2017
- Watson Lake workers strike after lockout The more-than 20 unionized employees in Watson Lake are on strike.
- Inquiry’s hearings will begin in Whitehorse The national inquiry into missing and murdered indigenous women and girls
- Magnetic North Theatre Festival cancelled The Magnetic North Theatre Festival,
- Coming Down After 54 Years Excavators from two sides bite into the old F.H. Collins Secondary School gym this morning.
- Little decided during Nehass’ latest appearance There are still a lot of moving parts and uncertainty in the case of Michael Nehass.
- The 19th annual Burning Away the Winter Blues celebration .
March 27, 2017
- Details surrounding new judge remain unclear The new federal budget is allocating funds to hire at least one new judge in the Yukon.
- Placer mining claims lawsuit is settled An agreement has been reached in a lawsuit over placer mining claims in Dawson City.
- All-season road a necessity, mining firm says ATAC Resources insists an all-season road is the only economically viable means of continuing its advanced exploration project at its gold property northeast of Keno City.
- Reservoir could get new entrance The city is moving closer to erecting a new entrance to the building at the reservoir in Valleyview.
- Hometown musher takes DeWolfe race honours Local musher Jason Biasetti won the Percy DeWolfe Memorial Mail Race on Friday afternoon.
- Yukoners Surround PM The Whitehorse 4-H Spirit Riders
- Council to vote on rezoning for Collins Lane land City council has learned that a recommended buffer of 200 metres between industrial and residential areas has not always been put in place.