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Communities and towns of the Northwest Territories

Robin Minion

Communities and towns of the Northwest Territories

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Published by Boreal Institute for Northern Studies in Edmonton, Alta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Northwest Territories -- Bibliography.,
  • Villages -- Northwest Territories -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementcompiled by Robin Minion.
    SeriesBINS bibliographic series -- no. 23, Miscellaneous publications / Boreal Institute for Northern Studies, Miscellaneous publications (Boreal Institute for Northern Studies)
    ContributionsBoreal Institute for Northern Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7164U7 M48 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. ;
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17439629M

    When settlers arrived in the s they set up camp near the creek. The word oskana became "wascana" and the creek was called Wascana Creek. More settlers arrived in the area when a railway station was build near the creek. When this "pile of bones" site was chosen as the new capital of the Northwest Territories it was named Regina. WEYBURN. We don’t randomly show up in towns. A lot of thought and planning goes into our itineraries. We have to consider demand, and the infrastructure realities of the places we visit. In order for us to visit a town like that, we’d have to be sure that. Across the U.S., initiatives such as bike trails and infrastructure repairs are helping residents to enjoy easy access in and around their communities. This is the first of a three-part series.


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