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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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Tuesday, Mar 24th, 2015

The fourth annual Long John Jamboree is once again featuring a Heritage Photo Booth, brought to you with the support of the NWT Mining Heritage Society. This fun event gives friends and families the opportunity to dress up in true northern spirit and pose for a picture against a rustic set of authentic Yellowknife artefacts.

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Monday, Feb 16th, 2015

An open letter to the GNWT on the benefits of saving the Robertson headframe at Con Mine.

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Monday, Feb 9th, 2015

The City of Yellowknife revealed it cannot, legally, step in to save the threatened headframe of the old Con Mine.

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