Environmental safeguards at Ekati mine site will be followed, says Finance minister

The GNWT hopes the Ekati diamond mine reopens and if it does, the government would assume the appropriate environmental safeguards would be heeded, Finance Minister Caroline Wawzonek in Thursday’s session of the legislative assembly. Wawzonek’s comment came after Frame Lake MLA Kevin O’Reilly raised concern that whatever happens with the mine site, any liabilities could […]