Yukon Newswire (Page 7)

Yukon Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yukon. (Page 7)

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  1. Tourists explore the Lobster Cove Head LighthouseRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | Western Star

    Kyle Greenham/The Western Star Gillian McKee, from Whitehorse, Yukon, has been exploring Newfoundland while her husband is on a business trip in the province. She was intrigued by the unique antiques on display at the Lobster Cove Head Lighthouse.

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  2. Reporter's Notebook: Court allows man once diagnosed as 'psychotic' to defend himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | CBC News

    ... care, and the system has failed him. (CBC) Philippe Morin is a video reporter based in Whitehorse. He has covered the Yukon legislative assembly as well as issues of crime, addictions and homelessness in the North. Follow him on Twitter ...

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  3. Whitehorse RCMP ask for help finding missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | CBC News

    They say the Whitehorse detachment was contacted earlier today by members of Jim's family. They're concerned because she hasn't been seen since Wednesday night at around 9:30.

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  4. A guide to Yukon arts and culture this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | CBC News

    What: Yukon trio Home Sweet Home has two CD release concerts this weekend. The band is sharing its second album, 'Fire on the Ice.'

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  5. Explore North America's wildest cornersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... is perhaps nowhere better to experience those big open Canadian skies - and long (near endless) summer nights than the Yukon. Canada's 18th century gold rush country is still pure frontierland, set on the Arctic fringes, home to more bears than ...

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  6. Body of missing man Jeremy Scurvey found in Yukon RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | CBC News

    Jeremy Scurvey of Whitehorse was last seen alive Oct. 10, 2015. His body was found in the Yukon River on Tuesday, Yukon's coroner has confirmed.

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  7. Yukon inmate Michael Nehass wants 'international lawyer' for dangerous offender hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | CBC News

    Michael Nehass, a Yukon man with a violent criminal record, faces a hearing this week in which a Yukon judge will decide whether to declare him a dangerous offender. Nehass, 32, was in Yukon Supreme Court on Wednesday, for the start of a sentencing hearing for his conviction last year for assaulting a woman at knifepoint in Watson Lake.

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  8. More speeding, but fewer impaired driving charges at Yukon check stops this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | CBC News

    It was called Canada Road Safety Week, but Yukon RCMP found a lot of unsafe drivers bombing around last week in the territory. Police set up a number of check stops in different locations, and issued a total of 417 tickets over a few days - most of them for speeding.

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  9. Kidnapping trial waived to YukonRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... and administering a noxious substance. But less than a week before his trial, the charges were waived to Whitehorse, Yukon where they will finally be resolved. Reynolds and three other men were charged following an incident July 25, 2011, in which ...

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  10. Wild Yukon calls with its bright lights, not-so-big citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | The Janesville Gazette

    Of the Alaska Highway's 1,520 miles, 567 go through Yukon Territory. This stretch, about 200 miles from the U.S. border, is east of Haines Junction, Yukon.

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  11. Yukon: Get away from it allRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | UnionLeader.com

    Of the Alaska Highway's 1,520 miles, 567 go through Yukon Territory. This stretch, about 200 miles from the U.S. border, is east of Haines Junction, Yukon.

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  12. Sexual abuse: When calling the police isn't an optionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... in 2014, four years after the acquittal of two RCMP officers on sexual-assault charges led to a review of police in Yukon. Not all hotlines exist solely for reporting assaults by police, but one centre manager told me that a fair number of the calls ...

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  13. Red Carpet Concert: Kim BeggsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Over the last week and a half we've been presenting videos that we recorded during this year's Alaska Folk Festival . Today, we present Red Carpet Concert number five of 10 with Kim Beggs of Whitehorse, Yukon.

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  14. Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo super early-bird deadline nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... for the Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo, the event has already seen registrants from as far away as Whitehorse, Yukon, Texas and even England. The rider cap for the Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo has been set at 500, with three courses laid out to ...

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  15. Yukon postal workers join call to establish community banking serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | CBC News

    Ron Rousseau, the president of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers Whitehorse local, is hoping to convince Yukoners to support providing banking services in community post offices. "We have the infrastructure that covers all the communities across the North and every town in between," said Ron Rousseau, the president of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers local in Yukon.

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  16. Wild Yukon calls with its bright lights, not-so-big citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    The night before had been a mixed but satisfying-enough experience. That night, a couple of dozen people from all over the world - Australia, Singapore, the Philippines, and even from exotic places such as Louisiana - had been bused by a tour company to this broad, snow-covered hayfield 30 minutes out of Whitehorse, away from the Canadian town's streetlights that, few as there are, nonetheless pollute the Yukon's heavenly darkness.

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  17. Brandon Isaak returns to CumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... of songs and stories by this great Canadian artist. The award-winning roots and blues artist from Whitehorse, Yukon, is set to perform a intimate concert at Studio Live, 2679 Beaufort Avenue in Cumberland, on Tuesday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. Brandon ...

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  18. Your guide to Yukon arts and culture this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | CBC News

    Violin virtuoso Lache Cercel and the Roma Swing Ensemble play the Old Fire Hall in Whitehorse Friday night. What : Lache Cercel and the Roma Swing Ensemble have come to the Yukon.

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  19. Chasing spring: Montana to Alaska road tripRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | CNN

    ... Alaska Highway is popular. Photographer Ben Adkison started his journey in Montana and snapped this image in Canada's Yukon territory, north of Haines Junction. Flowing out of the Columbia Icefield, the Athabasca Glacier can be seen along the ...

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  20. First Air, Air North strike codeshare deal for Ottawa, Yellowknife, WhitehorseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Nunatsiaq News

    Crews service Air North's 737-500 during a brief stop-over in Yellowknife on its scheduled route between Ottawa and Whitehorse. Bert van der Stege, Vice President Commercial at First Air, stands with Joe Sparling, President of Air North, in front of their respective company jets in a photo released May 11. Makivik Corp.-owned First Air and Air North, Yukon's airline, whose partners include the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, announced May 11 that they will codeshare on selected flights between Ottawa, Yellowknife and Whitehorse, which are operated by Air North.

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