Yellowknife looking to draw drinking water from bay near toxic mine

When you turn on the taps in Yellowknife, you get clean, fresh water.

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When you turn on the taps in Yellowknife, you get clean, fresh water.

Now the city has come up with a plan to change that.

City politicians are looking at drawing Yellowknife’s drinking water downstream from a highly toxic mine site.

APTN National News reporter Curtis Mandeville explains.

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