Financial Post – Resource-rich NWT begins rewriting its mining rules in an effort to attract investment.

Miners are one of the biggest private employers in the territory, but existing projects are close to the end of their lives and exploration interest has declined. By Ashley Renders Residents of the resource-rich Northwest Territories began consulting on a new Mineral Resource Act...
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Black Press – Preparing for more robots in Yukon mining.

By Lewis Rifkind Mining creates jobs but jobs are fickle things. Not only humans can do them. Robots and computers can also do them too, and usually do them cheaper and better than humans Signs of that are obvious, Automated Teller Machines have somewhat replaced human bank...
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CBC – Reality TV star fined $31K for filmed stunt in Yukon. Tony Beets of ‘Gold Rush’ guilty of allowing employees to pour gas into dredge pond, then setting it on fire.

Yukon judge Peter Chisholm said polluters in the territory must be aware they will be treated seriously by the courts, as he sentenced one of the stars of the Discovery Channel program Gold Rush. He fined Tony Beets and Beets’s company Tamarack Inc. a total of $31,000 in...
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Video – Tla-o-qui-aht members show solidarity to evict salmon farms

Tla-o-qui-aht members show solidarity to evict salmon farms https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tvznVZrGx2Y
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