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March 19, 2017
Mesabi Metallics continues its efforts to revive the former Essar Steel Minnesota project in Nashwauk. The company is battling Cliffs Natural Resources for support from state officials to gain critical state mineral leases at the site. (2015 file / News Tribune)
Mesabi Metallics gets court permission to sign labor deals
March 19, 2017 - 12:02am
March 16, 2017
Superior National Forest Supervisor Connie Cummins talks to the audience Thursday, March 16, 2017, at the start of a public hearing. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Agencies get earful on mining ban
March 16, 2017 - 9:26pm
March 8, 2017
White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner and his wife Ivanka Trump walk along the colonnade ahead of a joint press conference by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and her father, U.S. President Donald Trump, at the White House in Washington, U.S., Feb. 10, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Bourg
Report: Trump's daughter, son-in-law renting from Twin Metals owner
March 8, 2017 - 5:43pm
February 19, 2017
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Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
February 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
January 30, 2017
Second lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
January 30, 2017 - 9:10pm
January 23, 2017
Daudt asks Trump to reverse copper mining decision
January 23, 2017 - 8:14pm
December 29, 2016
IRRRB rebates taconite tax to mining companies
December 29, 2016 - 9:41am
December 11, 2016
Banks from India file suit against Essar’s parent company
December 11, 2016 - 8:41pm
November 15, 2016
Judge denies Minnesota's move to retake mineral leases
November 15, 2016 - 8:37pm
October 27, 2016
Cliffs reports third-quarter loss as impacts of downturn linger
October 27, 2016 - 8:47pm
October 4, 2016
Northern Minnesota mine workers steaming over Trump’s use of Chinese steel in casinos
October 4, 2016 - 9:10pm
September 12, 2016
Twin Metals files federal suit to keep leases
September 12, 2016 - 9:15pm
August 24, 2016
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
August 24, 2016 - 6:48am
October 30, 2015
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Friday that he was impressed with the community involvement of a Michigan mine he visited. With him is Pollution Control Commissioner John Linc Stine. (Don Davis/Forum News Service)
Dayton: Communication necessary on mine issues
October 30, 2015 - 9:52pm
May 31, 2015
Shown is part of U.S. Steel’s Minntac facility. Steve Kuchera/Duluth News Tribune
Hardship hits the Iron Range
May 31, 2015 - 8:46pm
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