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YP MLAs endorse O'Toole for leadership

(subscription)MP has the support of former Yukon Conservative MP Ryan Leef. O'Toole points out that the prime minister has no northerners in his cabinet.

Leef plans to help Bernier secure the Tory party leadership

(subscription)“To defeat Justin Trudeau in 2019, we need to paint the North Conservative blue,” Bernier said. “Liberal policies, like a carbon tax, have a...

Tootoo seemed fine at convention: Bagnell

(subscription) (subscription). Yukon MP Larry Bagnell expressed his regret Wednesday over losing a northern colleague after Nunavut MP Hunter Tootoo suddenly resigned from the...

Premier asked to apologize for 'botched' Bill S-6 affair

(subscription) (subscription)Last Friday, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett was in Whitehorse to formally announce the federal government would revoke the S-6 amendments.

Controversial Bill S-6 amendments to be repealed

(subscription) (subscription)Carolyn Bennett was in Whitehorse for the Intergovernmental Forum. She met with Ruth Massie, the Council of Yukon ... “We from the beginning...

MP picks up cause for those afflicted with FASD

(subscription) (subscription)In 2014, the Liberal MP for Charlottetown, Sean Casey, brought forward a bill that bore a striking resemblance to Leef's. It was to...

Some Yukoners specifically opposed a party, poll finds

(subscription) (subscription)“The impact of that strategy would have have no impact on the final outcome of the election,” the Datapath study concludes. Bagnell earned...

Planning to start for Dawson airport improvements

(subscription)Former Yukon MP Ryan Leef vowed during the 2015 election campaign that a re-elected Conservative government would invest millions of dollars into the Dawson...

Man suffering from memory issues, dementia

(subscription)Charlie's defence lawyer, Robert Dick, told the court he couldn't get instructions from his client, as he is suffering from memory issues on top...

Potential candidates reveal riding ambitions

(subscription) (subscription)If successful in his quest for candidacy, Streicker may encounter a sense of déjà-vu running against NDP incumbent Kevin Barr. Just four years...

Busy MP will chair Commons committee

(subscription) (subscription)He's using the same suite of offices former Conservative MP Ryan Leef used – and which Bagnell was based in before Leef's 2011-15...