Yukon North Of Ordinary

News archive for May 5, 2011

‘Terrible upbringing’ partly blamed for offence

May 5, 2011 at 2:53 pm

A young Whitehorse man with a long history of violence today pleaded guilty to creeping into a Porter Creek home and molesting a young girl while she slept.

YP candidate favours free entry claim staking

May 5, 2011 at 2:51 pm

Yukon Party leadership hopeful Darrell Pasloski supports the continuation of free entry claim staking and increasing the share of resource royalties reaped from mining industry profits earned in the territory.

Author to launch updated edition of her memoir

May 5, 2011 at 2:49 pm

Whitehorse author Ellen Davignon will launch her latest book on Monday.

Yukon’s musical history sings in Many Voices Subscribers only

May 5, 2011 at 2:48 pm

A new exhibition at Arts Underground is giving visitors a peek in to the vibrant history of music in the Yukon.

Dawsonites aghast at potential water costs Subscribers only

May 5, 2011 at 2:47 pm

The issue of water delivery for Dawson residents who are not on the piped water and sewer system has been simmering for several months now.

Yukoners team up to provide ShelterBoxes Subscribers only

May 5, 2011 at 2:44 pm

The Bank of Montreal has helped Yukoners promote the ShelterBox program for victims of the March 11 earthquake and tidal wave in Japan.

Renowned eco-tourism entrepreneur will speak Subscribers only

May 5, 2011 at 2:42 pm

Yukon tourism business owners, operators and industry leaders are preparing to hear from a world-renowned eco-tourism entrepreneur this week.

Lone Wolf Subscribers only

May 5, 2011 at 2:41 pm

This wolf was cruising along the opposite bank of the Teslin River on April 24.

Yukoners celebrate Asian Heritage Month Subscribers only

May 5, 2011 at 2:39 pm

May is Asian Heritage Month, a chance to recognize the contributions of Asian Canadians in the social, economic, cultural and political life of Canada.