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Thursday Apr 17 | CBC News

Unanswered questions in proposed Yellowknife school swap

Allain St-Cyr school in Yellowknife. The Government of the Northwest Territories has been ordered to expand services to the francophone schools in Yellowknife and Hay River.

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Related Topix: Canada, Education Etc.

Tue Apr 15, 2014

CBC News

Blood red moon over the Northwest Territories

'Here is my favourite image from last evening's shoot down on Yellowknife Bay,' wrote Yellowknife photographer Arthur Boutilier on Facebook.

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Related Topix: Canada

BayStreet.ca

WHN)

The Mona property consists of two contiguous mineral claims that are located to the east of the Yellowknife Greenstone Belt, within a predominantly metasedimentary package, cut by a large mafic sill.

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Related Topix: Canada

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Journal of Commerce

Arctic concrete pour defies subzero work conditions

No contractor likes to pour concrete in the middle of winter. For Nahanni Construction of Yellowknife, N.W.T., pouring concrete when it's -50 degrees Celsius outside is par for the course.

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Related Topix: Canada

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Journal of Commerce

Arctic concrete pour defies subzero work conditions

No contractor likes to pour concrete in the middle of winter. For Nahanni Construction of Yellowknife, N.W.T., pouring concrete when it's -50 degrees Celsius outside is par for the course.

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Related Topix: Canada

Nunatsiaq News

Diavik mine's wind-driven power saves $5 million a year in diesel costs

Diavik Diamond Mines' wind turbines tower over the landscape at the Lac des Gras mine site in the Northwest Territories, to a height of 100 metres.

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Related Topix: Canada

Sys-Con Media

Media Advisory: Minister of State Gosal to Make an Announcement About ...

DATE: Monday, April 14, 2014 TIME: 10:00 a.m. PLACE: William McDonald Middle School 50 Taylor Road Yellowknife, Northwest Territories Contacts: Robert Lynch Director of Communications Office of the Honourable Bal Gosal, P.C., M.P. Minister of State 819-934-1122 robert.lynch@sports.gc.ca Media Relations Canadian Heritage 819-994-9101 1-866-569-6155 ... (more)

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Sys-Con Media

TerraX Completes Drilling at Homer Lake and Moves Drill #1 to Barney...

The Barney Shear Zone is one of TerraX's primary gold targets on the Northbelt property of the Yellowknife City Gold Project in the Northwest Territories.

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Related Topix: Canada

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Cleaning contaminated sites to cost billions more than thought, watchdog warns

A miner is silhouetted as he passes through a doorway in a mine shaft at the Giant Mine near Yellowknife.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America,

Mon Apr 07, 2014

CBC News

Ice racers get formal instruction in Yellowknife

A car skids around the corner on an ice racing track the N.W.T. Motorsports Club plowed just outside Yellowknife city limits off the Dettah Ice Road.

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Related Topix: Canada

Sys-Con Media

TerraX Mobilizes Second Drill to Crestaurum Gold Deposit, Yellowknife ...

Drilling is still underway at the Homer Lake base metal/precious target at the north end of the property.

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Related Topix: Canada, Geology, Science

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Chronicle-Journal

Old journeys recalled

COUNCIL ON POSITIVE AGING, By Dolores Kivi These days, despite the towering snowbanks clinging to the street where I live, I often go for trips - virtual ones that I take while enjoying my morning coffee.

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Related Topix: Canada

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Labradorian

NORAD conducting training exercises in Goose Bay

The North American Aerospace Defense Command and the Canadian NORAD Region will be conducting training exercises In Goose Bay, Yellowknife, and Iqaluit, during the first two weeks of April.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Globe and Mail

How Russia's move into Crimea upended Canada's Arctic strategy

Canadian Forces Twin Otter aircraft on the airstrip at Eureka, Nunavut, in this photo from 2008.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Stephen Harper, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

CBC News

Alberta First Nation makes the best of big oil money

Angela Sterritt is an award winning Gitxsan journalist and filmmaker from British Columbia who currently resides in Yellowknife NT.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

CBC News

Devolution officially takes hold in Northwest Territories

Politicians and local drummers celebrate at the signing of the devolution agreement in Inuvik, N.W.T., on June 25, 2013.

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Related Topix: Canada

CBC News

Northwest Territories devolution officially takes hold

Politicians and local drummers celebrate at the signing of the devolution agreement in Inuvik, N.W.T., on June 25, 2013.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

The First Perspective-Aboriginal

Aboriginal homelessness an 'epidemic', York researcher says

The recent study shows First Nations people make up a disproportionate amount of Canada's homeless.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

Nunatsiaq News

Arctic emergency responders call for resources, more focus on northerners

A national report on emergency preparedness in the Arctic, released by the Munk-Gordon Arctic Security Program, March 31, includes recommendations to cover gaps in Nunavut search and rescue and emergency measures.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News

Hispanic Business

Ice Wireless Launches 3G HSPA+ in Yellowknife, NT

Today, 3G provides a number of new benefits to customers, including: Faster speeds.

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Related Topix: Canada, Science / Technology, VoIP

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