Yellowknife Newswire (Page 3)

Yellowknife Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yellowknife, NT. (Page 3)

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  1. Ancient rocks in Northwest Territories fuel a continent-size debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Alberta has made the most precise measurement yet of a stony outcrop located about 300 kilometres due north of Yellowknife. Their verdict: Rocks found in one part of the Acasta Gneiss Complex in the Northwest Territories are 4.0196 billion years ...

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  2. Yellowknife fentanyl dealer receives 3.5 year sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | CBC News

    A Yellowknife judge has served notice that even low level fentanyl dealers who ply their trade in the North will be dealt with harshly. Justice Louise Charbonneau sentenced 32-year-old Rory Moore to three and a half years in prison.

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  3. Rocks from the Northwest Territories shed light on Earth's earliest historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | 680News

    ... Geoscience. Reimink and his colleagues have peered deeply into rocks from the Acasta Gneiss formation near Yellowknife. At 4.02 billion years old, they're not quite the oldest ones out there. But they are the oldest known rocks that still hold the ...

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  4. N.W.T. could bid on 2031 Canada Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | CBC News

    Team Northwest Territories arrives for the closing ceremony at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, B.C. After Yellowknife gave a definitive no to the Canada Winter Games earlier this year, the Northwest Territories could once again be bidding on a chance to play host as early as 2031. That's after switching places in the hosting queue with P.E.I., which plans to apply for the 2023 games.

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  5. Rocks from the Northwest Territories shed light on Eartha s earliest historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Medincine Hat News

    ... Geoscience. Reimink and his colleagues have peered deeply into rocks from the Acasta Gneiss formation near Yellowknife. At 4.2 billion years old, they're not quite the oldest ones out there. But they are the oldest known rocks that still hold the ...

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  6. Revealing Earth's Early Secrets: Scientists Uncover Insights Into the ...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 19 | Newswise

    ... was found during fieldwork by Reimink's PhD supervisor, Tom Chacko, in an area roughly 300 kilometres north of Yellowknife. Reimink recently completed his PhD at the University of Alberta before starting a post-doctoral fellowship at the Carnegie ...

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  7. Olympic bronze medallist Akeem Haynes arrives in Yellowknife todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | CBC News

    ... this week with his new prize possession - a bronze medal from the 2016 Rio Olympics. Akeem Haynes, who lived in Yellowknife from 1998-2004 and went to Weledeh Catholic School, will arrive Monday morning for the first time since winning the medal for ...

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  8. Woman, 40, taken to hospital following alleged sexual assault in YellowknifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | CBC News

    ... to report any suspicious activity near the Dettah Ice Road parking lot or near the Quality Inn in downtown Yellowknife on 49 Street. They can also call Crimestoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.nwtnutips.com or via text message to ...

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  9. Young mom dreams big about Northern treatment centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | CBC News

    Shea Ailles arrived back in Yellowknife with little more than two suitcases, one for herself, one for her young son Aries. A year later, she's feeling settled and dreaming big things.

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  10. 'It's a huge deal': HGTV reality show features new Fort Simpson teepeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 17 | CBC News

    ... Thousands gathered at the teepee in 1984 to welcome the Pope, but fog foiled his trip. The Pope was diverted to Yellowknife but promised to return - which he did, in 1987. "Ultimately what we wanted was just something to kind of renew that energy ...

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  11. Michael Burtch: Passenger train needed for tourism opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | SooToday

    ... Channel and Yes TV. It has been screened to full houses in cities from Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg and Yellowknife to Toronto, Oakville, Hamilton, Ottawa, Kingston, Kitchener, Montreal and Wolfville, NS, cities in Michigan, and others too numerous ...

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  12. Ottawa Physicians Create Award-winning Platform, Curb Wait TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Ottawa Life

    ... Not only did the team receive a $30,000 award, they decided to use the money to send a student researcher to Yellowknife, Northwest Territories to take a close look at the considerable amount of time patients spend waiting for specialist care in the ...

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  13. Windows broken, property stolen from multiple Yellowknife vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | CBC News

    The thefts were concentrated in a radius leading into Yellowknife's downtown. They're marked on the above map by black triangles.

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  14. Less ice, more ship traffic prompts Arctic marine safety reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 12 | Nunatsiaq News

    ... from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, the Canadian Coast Guard and Transport Canada have held meetings in Yellowknife and Cambridge Bay with partners in the territorial governments, organizations, industry, science and the communities - and ...

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  15. 'Thank you for answering his prayers': Yellowknife community remembers Mark LynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 11 | CBC News

    An elder held her hand against the casket as people shuffled by to get to their seats at St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church in Yellowknife Saturday afternoon. It had stopped raining about an hour earlier, but there was still an autumn chill in the air.

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  16. Cherished green vinyl seat from Yellowknife 'social hub' evokes memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 11 | CBC News

    A seat from the original movie theatre in Yellowknife - fit with its faded green vinyl - is now part of an exhibit at the city's museum. "Making a Museum" is a collection of decades-old, day-to-day objects from across the Northwest Territories; from mysterious, fairy-like protective goggles to the chalice from the Lady of Good Hope church in Fort Good Hope, N.W.T., from the 1800s.

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  17. Why this N.W.T. Dene woman joined pipeline protests in North DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 10 | CBC News

    ... and look at what we're sitting on, we're sitting on arsenic," she says, referring to the Giant Mine cleanup in Yellowknife . "He understands at a young age how valuable water is to us. The message was quite clear down in North Dakota that water is ...

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  18. Chase the Ace fever hits Hay RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | CBC News

    ... the Ace has become a must-attend event every Friday in Hay River and is even drawing crowds from as far away as Yellowknife. "When we first started 34 weeks ago, it was just in our curling club," says Glenn Smith, director of the Hay River Curling ...

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  19. Gord Downie's Secret Path giving hope to Inuit trauma survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | Nunatsiaq News

    ... away. He was found dead, by the railroad tracks, in October 1966. He was 12, the same age as Kidlapik was in Yellowknife. Downie, who was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in December, toured the country with the Tragically Hip this past summer ...

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  20. Grey Cup makes the rounds in Yellowknife todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | CBC News

    ... High School on Thursday. On Friday, it will be on display at the Explorer Hotel, Joint Task Force North and the Yellowknife Seniors Society. Yellowknifers can share a cup of coffee with the Grey Cup at Tim Hortons today from 8:50 a.m. to 9:20, or ...

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