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Airport employees investigated for cruelty

Animal rights activists are calling attention to the death of a fox at the Erik Nielsen International Airport, and the manner in which the animal was killed.

Darren Butt is a former YTG employee who now lives in Newfoundland and Labrador. He says he's heard from friends in the Yukon who are witnessed the killing of the fox, but don't want to speak out because they're worried about losing their jobs.

Click on the link below to hear Butt talk about the incident.

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Kendra Black is the director of policy and communications at Highways and Public Works. Click below to hear her read a statement from the government.

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