The first high-grade gold was staked on Yellowknife Bay in September 1934 by C.J. "Johnny" Baker and Hugh Muir on the east shore near Burwash Point. The Burwash Mine only operated during the winter of 1935/1936 when they failed to find more gold.
In this issue: Beer Barge Cancelled - Giant Mine Remediation Project - Summer Renovations - Donations - Back Bay Cemetery» more
In this issue: Feasibility Study - Giant Mine Remediation Project Update - Christmas Sales - Photo Caption Contest - Gren Thomas' Book - Recent Donations - Fairwell David Finch - Christmas in the North 1955 - Media Coverage» more