Yukon gov't mum on Whistle Bend facility operation costs

Premier Darrell Pasloski responded by touting his government's track record. "The best indicator of financial management is a party that runs a consistent, modest surplus...

The Queen's 90th Birthday: Sepp Blatter Reveals Elizabeth II Is a 'Football Expert'

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Prosecutors: Sheldon Silver Should Go To Prison For More Than A Decade

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Prosecutors urged a judge Wednesday to set an example by sending Sheldon Silver to prison for substantially more than a decade.

Lacrosse: Southern's Nick Simonelli reaches milestone in win over Lacey

Tino D'Amore paced St. John Vianney with three goals, while Tom Hanson, Ryan Gilfillan and Connor Zielaznicki each had one goal for the Lancers (5-4).

Harriet Tubman to be African-American face on $20 bill

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Ecology: Change is in the air

Reptile researcher Russell Burke saw 14 years of fieldwork nearly wiped out in a moment, when Hurricane Sandy hit the US east coast in 2012.

Richard Mostyn secures Liberal nomination for Whitehorse West riding

Mostyn also thanked Liberal Leader Sandy Silver, who currently holds the sole Liberal seat in the territory. "Our leader... has done just a tremendous campaign...

Sperm donor lied about criminal and mental health history, lawsuit alleges

Angela Collins and Elizabeth Hanson, who live in Port Hope, Canada, began researching sperm donors in 2006. After learning only three sperm banks were approved...

Money has been managed irresponsibly: NDP

(subscription)This is what Premier Darrell Pasloski said of the Yukon Party, which has been in power since 2002, in an interview with the Star...

Yukon Party confirms Darrell Pasloski as leader in next election

Premier Darrell Pasloski will again lead the Yukon Party into a territorial election, as party members decided against holding a leadership review ahead of the...

Red Bluff Round-Up finishes with eight champions

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Kamina leads Ja delegation to UN drugs confab

An open letter to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon signed by more than 1,000 people, including financier Warren Buffett, US Senator Elizabeth Warren and rock star...

Americas|Sperm Donor's Profile Hid Mental Illness and Crime, Lawsuits Say

But in 2014, about seven years after Ms. Collins gave birth to their son, she and her partner, Elizabeth Hanson, made an upsetting discovery after...

The Post endorses Lester Chang to fill Silver's seat

Lester ChangPhoto: Twitter Voters in Tuesday's special election to fill the Assembly seat of corrupt ex-Speaker Sheldon Silver have a chance to send a message:...

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3 Canadian families sue US sperm bank over sperm donor

One couple, Angela Collins and Margaret Elizabeth Hanson, had filed a lawsuit against Xytex, its parent company, sperm bank employees and the donor last year...

Community news for York, Chester and Lancaster counties, April 17, 2016

For information, contact Sandy Brindle at 803-981-3598 or email footlooseart@gmail.com .... The Catawba Council of the South Carolina Silver Haired Legislature will meet at 10...

One year later: Elizabeth Salgado still missing

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At Westford schools, planting the seeds of a healthy diet

Christine Berthold with Fresh Start Gardens helps Crisafulli School fifth-grader Sam Henderson, 11, plant a seed at the school on Friday. The company is planting...

Mary Beard and Her 'Battle Cry' Against Internet Trolling

Mary Beard, silver-haired and red-shod, was seated in front of a packed house at Lincoln Center one recent Thursday morning, addressing an annual conference called...

Mining association says Canada needs a carbon price

The organization's announcement raises questions about Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski's opposition to a carbon tax in a jurisdiction heavily dependent on mining. Pasloski has made...

Police search for mother-daughter crime team

They say the daughter, a woman in her 30s, went up to their victim on Roswell Road in Sandy Springs claiming her mother, a woman...

The best holiday villas in Spain for summer 2016

The country's 1,200km-long Mediterranean coast immediately conjures images of palm trees, sandy beaches and glittering seas. The Costa del ... The silver sand and sparsely...

This couple says everything they were told about their sperm donor was a lie

Eight years ago, Angela Collins and Elizabeth Hanson thought they had found the one — the man whose sperm would help them have their first...

Lakes Region Community Services celebrates

... Charles Hughes, James King, Elizabeth Manning and executive director Christine Santeniello for 15 years of service, and Douglas Braddock, Laura Brouillard, Ruth Earl, Heidi...

HIGH SCHOOLS: Abington girls lacrosse wins late

Whitman-Hanson 11, Silver Lake 5: Lauren Bonavita led the way for the Panthers (2-1, 2-0 Patriot League) with three goals. Ali Joanis and Taylor McVeigh...

Shrinking Yukon economy puts lie to gov't line, says Liberal leader

The leader of the Yukon Liberal Party wants Premier Darrell Pasloski to account for a shrinking private sector in the territory, saying the trend runs...

Yukon gov't, Canadian mining industry at odds over carbon tax

MAC's stand comes a week after Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski — a vocal supporter of mining in the territory — took pains to denounce a...

Pasloski retires after missing out on Olympic team

(subscription) (subscription)Bronwyn Pasloski, 23, retired from competitive swimming Sunday, following the Canadian Olympic swim trials in Toronto. She made the announcement on Facebook and...

Winter Academic All-Ivy

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Traveling Back through the archives: April 13

Deaths: Evelyn Lautenbach, 78, Neillsville; Alan Merkes Jr., 17, Brussels; Eugene Hurd, 71, Perry, Iowa; Clara Koskubar, 94, Sturgeon Bay; Ann Stresau, 70, Egg Harbor;...

Boys & Girls Club of Union recognizes teens

The 2016 nominees for Youth of the Year included Hanson-Lee Hanjono (18, Union Club), Jalah Oates (19, Elizabeth Club), Zaire Cofield (17, Plainfield Club), Savion...

US sperm donor lied about criminal history and schizophrenia to donor site

But in June 2014, couple Angela Collins and Margaret Elizabeth Hanson of Port Hope, Ontario, discovered Aggeles, whose real name is James Christian Aggeles had...

Yukon opposition asks government to apologize for Bill S-6

In the Yukon legislature on Monday, both official opposition NDP Leader Liz Hanson and Liberal Leader Sandy Silver served up a dish of humble pie...

Yukon government plans to help local contractors compete

Premier Darrell Pasloski outlined the plan during a pre-budget speech at the Yukon Chamber of Commerce luncheon last week. “For starters, to be listed as...

Community News For The Enfield Edition

ENFIELD — The Enfield Historical Society will host a paranormal talk, presented by William J. Hall, author, investigator and lecturer, on Monday, April 25, at...

Exploring the Church, dating, sex and the single life

Elizabeth Reha, director of the Family Life Office at the Diocese of Little Rock, said priests counsel couples who are living together before marriage to...

Alton Little Theater knocks its ball out of park with masquerade event

GODFREY — Guests had a ball Saturday night at Alton Little Theater's first fundraiser at Lewis and Clark Community College's Commons — a masquerade ball.

Prep track results: April 10

3200: Brody Smith, Cod, 10:20.65; Alan Merritt, Pow, 11:31.77; Cody Akin, Pow, 11:37.56; Jonathan Sanchez, Cod, 11:40.50; Dominic Twomey, RM, 11:54.15; Aaron Hanson, The, 12:08.49;...

Mentally ill felon lied on sperm bank website and helped create 36 children, lawsuit says

Back in 2006, Collins and her partner Elizabeth Hanson spent four months looking for the right sperm donor. Their search ended after stumbling upon “Donor...

Sperm donor, 39, who helped create 36 children didn't reveal on his profile that he had schizophrenia or a criminal ...

But in June 2014, couple Angela Collins and Margaret Elizabeth Hanson of Port Hope, Ontario, discovered Aggeles, whose real name is James Christian Aggeles had...

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'The Americans' season 4 episode 5 spoilers: Philip's difficult choice affects his relationship with Martha

Philip, who's work-wife is Elizabeth, is married to Martha Hanson. She was his interviewee at an assignment at the Internal Affairs Division of the Committee...

Recreation Scoreboard for April 10

Sports Classic, Super: Ely Herbst 202-208-564, Jenny Schipper 202-551, Becca O'Bright 235-528, Zach Hanson 247-255-702, Dakota Diedrick 236, Matt Wagner 601, Ryan Maurice 267-640, Austin...

Sex on the beach: Witness the grunion run in Southern California

Also confirmed: that they stage their hook-ups on particularly sandy beaches just after evening high tide, apparently taking Wilson Pickett's advice to wait 'til the...

Contentious Bill S-6 amendments to YESAA to be repealed

She met Friday with Yukon chiefs and Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski, and the three levels of government signed a memorandum of understanding, stating they will...

Yukon Liberals question cost of Whistle Bend extended care facility

Yukon Liberal leader Sandy Silver has questions about the construction costs for the planned Whistle Bend continuing care facility in Whitehorse, saying a similar facility...

UVAC's Hansen Claims Two Golds at Sectionals

Sandy, Utah — Norwich's Charlie Lang joined the the nation's top under-16 ski racers last week at the U.S. Skiing U16 national championships at the...

Des investissements en infrastructures et en technologie attendus dans le budget du Yukon

Darrell Pasloski annonce qu'il n'y aura pas de hausse d'impôts, ni pour les particuliers ni pour les entreprises. Son gouvernement, dit-il, veut aider les Yukonnais...

Big spending, no tax increases in Yukon budget, premier promises

Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski is promising another big-spending territorial budget this year, with new investments in technology and tourism, but no tax increases for residents...