News

Tuesday, Sep 6th, 2016

There is a bit of summer work to do at the Giant Mine heritage site and we could use your help! To keep this area a fun and friendly place for residents and visitors to Yellowknife, the NWT Mining Heritage Society is proposing a work party on the evening of September 14 (Wednesday) after 5:30pm. Meet us at the parking lot to the Boat Launch to find out how you can help.

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Sunday, Jul 10th, 2016

The 2016 Beer Barge was a resounding success and we could not have done it without you! Thanks for keeping the tradition alive!

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Monday, May 30th, 2016

Thank you to Weatherby Trucking Limited for helping to move and preserve the historic Brock shaft headframe at Giant Mine.

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Tuesday, Mar 8th, 2016

Newmont Mining has awarded a contract to demolish Con Mine's Robertson headframe this year.

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Monday, Feb 15th, 2016

Join the NWT Mining Heritage Society for a Heritage Social on Saturday, February 20th from 3:00pm to 6:00pm at the Northern Frontier Visitor's Centre.

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Monday, Jan 11th, 2016

by Evan Kiyoshi French, Northern News Services
Saturday, January 9, 2016

SOMBA K'E/YELLOWKNIFE
While there has never been a railroad stretching to Yellowknife, that's not to say trains haven't made their way to the capital city. 

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Tuesday, Oct 6th, 2015

In this issue: Annual General Meeting - Strategic Plan - Goodbye to the Giant Mine Headframe - New Cat Train Display

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Friday, Sep 4th, 2015

The 2015 annual general meeting of the NWT Mining Heritage Society will be held September 16 in Yellowknife at the Northern Frontier Visitor's Centre.

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Saturday, Jul 18th, 2015

The NWT Mining Heritage Society would like to thank all our wonderful sponsors, supporters, and volunteers of the 7th annual beer barge 2015!

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Friday, May 8th, 2015

Come down to the Yellowknife Spring Trade Show May 9-10, 2015 and support the NWT Mining Heritage Society at its booth!

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