Feds give $500K to project to promote northern mining at annual conference

VANCOUVER — The federal government is spending $500,000 to lure investors to develop untapped mineral resources in Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Yukon MP Larry Bagnell announced the initiative in Vancouver on Sunday on behalf of Melanie Joly, minister of economic development and official languages. The Yukon Mining Alliance will use the […]