Yukon North Of Ordinary

All news by Nadine Sander-Green

Murder victim’s spouse embraced positive synergySubscribers only

February 24, 2012 at 4:20 pm

Katy Hutchison’s husband was murdered by a teenager who gave him four “soccer-like” kicks to the head.

End-of-winter celebration begins in earnestSubscribers only

February 24, 2012 at 4:09 pm

Marj Eschak, the president of the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous Society, says all she needs every night is a “quick, six-hour sleep.”

PM announces northern education fundingSubscribers only

February 23, 2012 at 4:12 pm

The Yukon will have access to a pot of $27 million earmarked for northern adult education.

Growth presents issues to tackle, NDP says

February 22, 2012 at 3:52 pm

The latest census results confirm what Yukoners have been noticing for years: we’re growing, and fast.

Zero waste guru has a message for consumersSubscribers only

February 21, 2012 at 3:36 pm

Dr. Paul Connett thinks you can learn a lot from a John Lennon quote.

NDP leadership candidates coming north

February 17, 2012 at 5:46 pm

Peggy Nash has been travelling the country for the last four months, trying to gather as many votes as she can for next month’s NDP leadership vote.

MP lauds bill triggering gun registry’s demiseSubscribers only

February 17, 2012 at 5:30 pm

Yukon MP Ryan Leef says he’s happy to keep his promise in ending the long gun registry.

Yukon Party blasted for position on Peel

February 16, 2012 at 4:09 pm

The government is choosing to ignore the final Peel plan and take matters into its own hands, say conservation groups, the NDP and even the former chair of the planning commission.

Cathers wants Peel plan wrapped up by September

February 15, 2012 at 4:23 pm

The Yukon government has broken a spell of silence and come up with a set of eight guiding principles for planning the Peel watershed.

NDP concerned over oil and gas leasesSubscribers only

February 14, 2012 at 4:17 pm

The NDP’s environment critic is questioning the government’s process of issuing oil and gas leases in the Whitehorse basin.