Yukon North Of Ordinary

News archive for November 8, 2010

Byelection writ may drop this week

November 8, 2010 at 3:36 pm

Voters in Whitehorse Centre can expect a Christmas byelection after Premier Dennis Fentie said he will visit the commissioner as early as this week to make the request.

Vote sees First Nation chief stay on

November 8, 2010 at 3:34 pm

Lorraine O’Brien is vowing to continue her push to have Eddie Skookum, chief of the the Little Salmon-Carmacks First Nation,

Colleagues mourn collision victim

November 8, 2010 at 3:33 pm

Staff at the Yukon Environmental and Socio-Economic Assessment Board (YESAB) lost a member of the family last Thursday, with the sudden death of office manager Aliesha Narain.

Hit-and-run leaves dog owners heartbroken Subscribers only

November 8, 2010 at 3:31 pm

Two Porter Creek families are in mourning after their beloved family dogs were struck by a hit-and-run driver on Saturday.

Latest work on Thomson Centre announced Subscribers only

November 8, 2010 at 3:30 pm

A B.C. firm has been awarded the phase one construction contract which will enable the Thomson Centre to re-open for continuing care services.

Unplanned Detour Subscribers only

November 8, 2010 at 3:28 pm

This roll-over near the Lewes River Bridge

Preliminary hearing set for today Subscribers only

November 8, 2010 at 3:26 pm

The case against a Victoria man accused of coming to the territory to extort money was slated to go before a Yukon territorial court judge in a preliminary hearing today.

Third coffin unearthed in Dawson City Subscribers only

November 8, 2010 at 3:23 pm

No one was expecting anything out of the ordinary last Thursday afternoon,

Contractor chosen for Dawson City hospital project Subscribers only

November 8, 2010 at 3:22 pm

The Whitehorse branch of Dowland Contracting Ltd. is the successful bidder for Dawson City’s new hospital,

Water board gets YTG backing in legal fight Subscribers only

November 8, 2010 at 3:20 pm

The territorial government is backing the Yukon Water Board in its legal battle with Western Copper surrounding the decision not to issue the company a water licence.