Whitehorse Star

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Whitehorse Star
Type Daily newspaper
(Monday-Friday)
Format Broadsheet
Publisher Jackie Pierce
Editor Jim Butler
Founded 1900
Headquarters 2149 Second Avenue
Whitehorse, Yukon
Y1A 1C5
Telephone: (867) 668-2002
Website http://www.whitehorsestar.com/

The Whitehorse Star is one of two newspapers in Whitehorse, Yukon. The Whitehorse Star was founded in 1900 and progressed from a weekly to twice-weekly, three-times weekly during the 1960s, to five times per week briefly around 1980-1983. It has been published five times per week since about 1986.

The Whitehorse Star is currently published 5 days a week as an afternoon paper. It is generally available after 3:00pm. Cover price is currently $.75 Monday - Thursday and $1.00 on Fridays.

Past staff includes former Whitehorse Mayor Flo Whyard, who served as the editor of the Whitehorse Star.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Whitehorse’s Flo Whyard dies". CBC News. 2012-04-23. Retrieved 2012-05-01. 

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