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‘Homophobic’ textbook permanently pulled from Yukon Catholic school after review

‘Homophobic’ textbook permanently pulled from Yukon Catholic school after review

Textbook identified as conflicting with SOGI policy has been replaced with new resource
Territory exploring potential for interns to help in health emergencies, premier says

Territory exploring potential for interns to help in health emergencies, premier says

Premier Ranj Pillai suggested communities with emergencies could benefit from interns
Reconfigurations will open 12 long-term and 5 acute care beds in Whitehorse

Reconfigurations will open 12 long-term and 5 acute care beds in Whitehorse

Minor renos and moving furniture will allow for more beds in the Yukon's capital
Laking’s goal is to get Ottawa’s eyes on Yukon amid federal Conservative bid

Laking’s goal is to get Ottawa’s eyes on Yukon amid federal Conservative bid

Whitehorse councillor and former AYC president wants to be on the ballot the next time Yukoners choose their MP
Plans presented for Whitehorse waterfront convention centre

Plans presented for Whitehorse waterfront convention centre

Building pitched by Kwanlin Dün development corp planned for 2027 completion
Yukon government's letter to coroner accepts shelter inquest directive

Yukon government's letter to coroner accepts shelter inquest directive

Health and Social Services department and Connective met deadline to respond to coroner
Yukon government finds reasonable grounds for Waters Act breaches in mine landslide

Yukon government finds reasonable grounds for Waters Act breaches in mine landslide

Company directed to plan for slope stability, monitoring and water treatment
Whitehorse councillor Mellisa Murray set to run for mayor

Whitehorse councillor Mellisa Murray set to run for mayor

Murray is the second sitting councillor to declare for this fall's mayoral election
Royal Canadian Air Force plane will train over Whitehorse and nearby mountains

Royal Canadian Air Force plane will train over Whitehorse and nearby mountains

CC-130H Hercules search and rescue plane expected over Whitehorse on July 10 and 11
Whitehorse council hears about next steps on Robert Service Way landslide fix

Whitehorse council hears about next steps on Robert Service Way landslide fix

Hiring an engineer to assess the scope of a permanent solution for landslides is next on the agenda