The Northwest Territories (NWT) has a new group of prospectors following two recent Introduction to Prospecting courses that were hosted in Yellowknife. The 42 participants were quick learners and one student even found visible gold!
The first industry events and screenings will hit venues across the capital city as the 10th edition of Yellowknife International Film Festival (YKIFF) begins today.
It's Arts Week in the Northwest Territories!
The first-ever Northwest Territories (NWT)-made film to receive funding under the Government of the Northwest Territories' (GNWT) Film Rebate Program premiered in the Beaufort Delta over the weekend.
The Government of the Northwest Territories' (GNWT) Department of Industry, Tourism and Investment today launched an Unlocking Our Potential branded magazine to promote awareness of the Northwest Territories' (NWT) resource investment potential.
Water safety will take centre stage tonight in Yellowknife as the Canadian Safe Boating Council (CSBC) holds its annual symposium.
Anne Kokko, Tourism Developer Officer for the Beaufort Delta, was working in the Ulukhaktok Hamlet Office when she heard, “We can see the boat!”
Kokko dropped what she was working on, jumped on an ATV and joined residents on a hillside to watch the Crystal Serenity as the giant cruise ship made its historic voyage towards Ulukhaktok.
Adventurers who want to spend Thanksgiving camping in an NWT Park will now have the chance. Most NWT Campgrounds close for the season today (September 15), but this year access to Blackstone Territorial Park has been extended until October 15.
The historic Papal Site in Fort Simpson is being re-constructed. In the process, project organizers hope to formally establish it as the world’s tallest wood teepee upon completion. Reality show, Timber Kings is in the Dehcho community to assist the Liidlii Kue First Nation (LKFN) in rebuilding the historic site, which hosted a visit from Pope Saint John Paul II in 1987.
Minister Wally Schumann joined federal, provincial, and territorial colleagues in Iqaluit this week as they gathered for the Northern Development Ministers Forum (NDMF) September 11-13.