Friday last week, Minister Schumann joined Nancy Orem Lyman of the Diamond Empowerment Fund and Winter Bailey of the Mine Training Society to announce $25,000 in scholarships for students in mining-related fields. But what is the Diamond Empowerment Fund, and why does it matter to the Northwest Territories? We sat down with Orem Lyman for a Q+A session to find out.
The popular Ranney Hill Trail, beloved by day-hikers and dogs alike, is getting an upgrade. ITI is working alongside 10 private sector and not-for-profit organizations to create the Ranney Hill Geological Interpretive Trail.
April 16th is the day that we’ve all been waiting for. Check your gear and grab your marshmallows because the NWT Parks website opens tomorrow for bookings! Here are some quick tips to help you get that coveted site for the days you want.
Minister Wally Schumann joined Executive Director for the Diamond Empowerment Fund Nancy Orem Lyman and Winter Bailey of the Mine Training Society today to announce a new $25,000 scholarship fund for 18-30 year-olds in the NWT and Kitikmeot region of Nunavut to further their careers in mining-related fields.
After the 2016 fire consumed the lodge that had been hosting anglers and outdoor enthusiasts for 34 years, the owners of Namushka Lodge felt as if they had “lost a family member.” But even as the last of the fire was still smoldering, the family had started to plan the rebuild. Tourism Product Diversification and Marketing Program