NWT facing mining sector decline: report

If you live in the North, mining has long been the one bright spot for finding good paying jobs.

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If you live in the North, mining has long been the one bright spot for finding good paying jobs.

In fact, mining is the single largest private sector employer in Nunavut, Yukon and the Northwest Territories.

However, as APTN National News reporter Wayne Rivers found out, while two of the territories are seeing an increase in mining, one of them is looking at a decline in the short term.

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