Yukon North Of Ordinary

News archive for November 16, 2009

Hospital patients transferred to Watson Lake

November 16, 2009 at 4:46 pm

With the Whitehorse General Hospital bursting at the seams, the need to find more long-term health facilities is even more pressing, says local physician Wayne MacNicol.

Minister lauds handling of vaccination program

November 16, 2009 at 4:44 pm

Health Minister Glenn Hart heaped praise on the Yukon’s medical community Friday afternoon for its commitment to the H1N1 vacination program.

Finding Trevor a home proving to be difficult

November 16, 2009 at 4:43 pm

Finding a suitable home for Trevor the dog is proving to be a difficult task for the people at the Humane Society Yukon,

Teen’s killer still being pursued Subscribers only

November 16, 2009 at 4:42 pm

The search for Angel Carlick’s killer remains a priority for the Whitehorse RCMP, a spokesman for the detachment says, and they continue to ask for information from the public.

Fentie amenable to committee studying ATCO affair Subscribers only

November 16, 2009 at 4:35 pm

As questions swirl over how deep Premier Dennis Fentie was involved in talks with ATCO that four ex-energy corporation directors and one ex-cabinet minister insist were negotiations to sell or privatize the public utility,

Premier defends shifting hospitals’ management Subscribers only

November 16, 2009 at 4:26 pm

Shifting the management of new hospitals planned for Watson Lake and Dawson City to the Yukon Hospital Corp.

Teddy Bear Twins are back in liquor stores Subscribers only

November 16, 2009 at 4:25 pm

The Yukon Liquor Corp. has kicked off its 17th annual Twin Bear program.

Lane closure bid passes first reading Subscribers only

November 16, 2009 at 4:24 pm

Two properties on Wood Street are closer to expansion after council, at its meeting last Monday night,

Olympic edition cancellation stamps here Subscribers only

November 16, 2009 at 4:22 pm

Whitehorse residents anxious to catch the 2010 Olympic spirit during community celebrations will have something else to cheer about.

Alaska man charged with drug offences Subscribers only

November 16, 2009 at 4:21 pm

An Alaska man who tried to slip across the Canada-U.S.border at Beaver Creek has been charged with bringing drugs into the country.