NWT Mining Heritage Society

The highway finally connected Yellowknife to the outside world in 1960. Prior to this historic event, all transportation to the city was by airplane, barge traffic in the summer, and ice road freighting in the winter.

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Thursday, Nov 29th, 2018

The Yellowknife Historical Society won big thanks to 100 "damn-giving" men of Yellowknife on Wednesday night, November 28, 2018.

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Wednesday, Nov 7th, 2018

In this issue: Annual General Meeting - Museum Construction Completed - Coming Events

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Monday, Oct 1st, 2018

Annual General Meeting - 10th annual Beer Barge was a Success - Summer Work Parties - Museum Construction Completed

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