Yukon North Of Ordinary

News archive for March 13, 2012

Election year sees city rein in tax boost

March 13, 2012 at 2:16 pm

City council tabled its proposed 2012-2014 operating budget at its regular council meeting Monday night.

‘Central research hub’ receives funding injection

March 13, 2012 at 2:14 pm

Just three days before Premier Darrell Pasloski tables the next fiscal year’s budget in the legislature, the government has made another major funding announcement.

YHC successfully butts out lawsuit

March 13, 2012 at 2:12 pm

A Dawson City man has lost his lawsuit against the Yukon Housing Corp. (YHC) and its recently smoke-free rental units.

City recognized for financial reporting Subscribers only

March 13, 2012 at 2:11 pm

The City of Whitehorse has again been recognized for the quality of its financial reporting, says Mayor Buckway.

Federal, territorial regimes ‘reckless’: candidate Subscribers only

March 13, 2012 at 2:09 pm

Federal NDP leadership candidate Paul Dewar says both the Harper government and the Yukon Party are governing “recklessly”.

Masterful Mushers Subscribers only

March 13, 2012 at 2:08 pm

Kat Atmanspacher-Wirth, left, and Rachel Kinvig won a number of gold ulus in the dog mushing events during the Arctic Winter Games.

Cat trussed up, abandoned in cold dumpster Subscribers only

March 13, 2012 at 2:06 pm

City bylaw officers are investigating a case of animal cruelty after a cat was found tied up, wrapped in plastic bags, and thrown out like trash.

Statistics Canada begins survey Subscribers only

March 13, 2012 at 2:04 pm

Statistics Canada is conducting the International Study of Adults in northern Canada.