'We should all dress fancy': Whitehorse residents remember late Queen Elizabeth II


Whitehorse residents came to remember Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Monday morning at the Jim Smith Building.

Among the attendees, eight-year-old Emily Marilyn Rooke stood out from the crowd with her green, purple and gold dress. She wanted to make sure to show up looking her best by dressing up like a Disney princess.

“I’m wearing a coronation costume. It was the fanciest one that I could find,” she said. “I just feel like if we are gonna honour the queen, we should all dress fancy.”

Although Rooke was excited to attend the ceremony from Whitehorse, she also had mixed feelings about the day.

“I’m kind of upset that the Queen died, but

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