NWT Mining Heritage Society

At the height of the ice age over 10,000 years ago, the ice sheet over Yellowknife was between one and two kilometres thick. No wonder the rocks look so fresh and polished!

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Thursday, May 12th, 2022

It is with deep sorrow and much love that we announce the passing of Annette Lemay. Annette died peacefully on Tuesday May 3rd, 2022 just 145 days short of her 100th birthday. Annette was predeceased by her loving husband Aurel, of 63 years, and leaves behind many friends and family members.

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Wednesday, Apr 20th, 2022

In this issue: Fundraising and Sponsorship - Museum Construction Work - Acquisitions - Inclusion NWT Display - Upcoming Events

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Monday, Jan 10th, 2022

A HUGE Thank You to Jordan Walz and Corothers Home Hardware Yellowknife, for a Generous Donation to the Yellowknife Historical Society, supporting our community-based Museum Project!

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