Yukon North Of Ordinary

All news by Stephanie Waddell

Minimum upset price for lots set at $395,000

April 23, 2014 at 3:21 pm

In deciding to sell two Ogilvie Street lots, the city has essentially taken from one to sell to another, says Sally Wright of the Escarpment Parks Society.

Musical trio teams up for a territorial tourSubscribers only

April 23, 2014 at 3:12 pm

Kim Beggs’ upcoming tour through the territory will be a three-for-one deal for fans of Beggs, Justin Rutledge and Oh Susana.

Nominations wanted for Arctic Inspiration Prize

April 22, 2014 at 2:52 pm

A total of $1 million is up for grabs and some, possibly all of it, could go to projects happening in the Yukon.

Northern Institute of Social Justice gets $2.5 M

April 21, 2014 at 2:45 pm

Securing more than $2.5 million in Yukon government funding over the next five years means the Northern Institute of Social Justice can continue its work bringing training to front line workers not only in the Yukon, but across the North.

Selkirk First Nation re-elects its chief to another termSubscribers only

April 21, 2014 at 2:26 pm

Selkirk First Nation chief Kevin McGinty will serve a second term in office.

Deceased puppies discovery left woman shocked, tearful

April 17, 2014 at 3:25 pm

How the carcasses of two puppies, believed to be stillborn, came to be left in a bag next to the mailbox at the Carcross Corner will likely never be known, say Whitehorse RCMP.

Birds’ departure sees eagle cam fade to black

April 17, 2014 at 3:23 pm

A pair of locally famous eagles appear to be choosing privacy over fame this summer.

Mayor argues against sale of Wann Road property

April 16, 2014 at 3:36 pm

Mayor Dan Curtis isn’t ruling out the possibility of land on Wann Road being sold in the future, but he says now is not the right time.

Plainclothes officer helped nab distracted drivers

April 15, 2014 at 2:59 pm

At $287 a pop and three points off each licence, Whitehorse drivers are facing more than $11,000 in fines and a total loss of 120 points.

City moves to sell Ogilvie Street lotsSubscribers only

April 15, 2014 at 2:44 pm

A park envisioned for the end of Ogilvie Street would be the city’s first vegetable-producing park while also sharing the history of the area and the “displaced” people who once called it home.