Philippe Morin

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City of Whitehorse to bid for 2027 Canada Winter Games

The City of Whitehorse is looking ahead to 2027, with plans to bid on hosting the Canada Winter Games. City councillors approved the idea with a unanimous vote June 14. Whitehorse Mayor Dan Curtis...

Whitehorse's new fire hall is officially up and running

The new fire hall in Whitehorse, which has a $3.8 million price tag, officially opened on Thursday. Fire Hall #1, which firefighters haved already settled into, is a two-storey building with three vehicle bays and room...

Yukon 211 helpline running out of funding

Yukon's new 211 helpline is in need of a lifeline, if it is to continue picking up Yukoners' calls. The non-emergency number is run by the United Way Centraide Canada which helps direct people to government services,...

School safety improvements pledged for Whitehorse after 'close calls'

The City of Whitehorse will see new sidewalks, curb extensions, lights, a new "mini-roundabout" and bright new paint near elementary schools.It's the result of $820,000 in federal funding through the Gas Tax Fund which is available to...

Give people a chance, say landlords housing vulnerable clients in Whitehorse

Two landlords in Whitehorse say they highly recommend a program which gives vulnerable clients a better chance at finding housing.Landlords Working to End Homelessness (LWEH), has been struggling to find space as demand grows...

Kwanlin Dün First Nation plans hundreds of new housing units

A part of Whitehorse used mainly for nature walks is set to be developed into housing, and it could create hundreds of new residential lots in a city where demand has been much higher...

Artwork thanks every single person who worked at Yukon College

A new piece of art in Whitehorse includes a veritable "who's who" of Yukon College. More than 800 names have been set into metal plates and affixed to an exterior wall on the Ayamdigut campus of the school, now...

'Fire them,' say protesters of 2 Yukon Party MLAs caught in text scandal

A message from some Yukoners today: "Fire them!"  This, in reference to two MLAs who were part of a vulgar text chat about some of their political opponents that went public last week.  The Yukon...

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