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Lohse 100th birthday
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Birth: July 18, 2017
Becker 60th anniversary
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
July 23, 2017
Minnesota mining's place in American history
SOUDAN, Minn. — Imagine walking three-quarters of a mile through a mine tunnel in complete darkness to find iron ore, park interpreter...
July 23, 2017 - 6:00am
July 18, 2017
Minnesota copper mine opponents bend Forest Service's ear
ST. PAUL—Mia Morrison brought her 14-year-old enthusiasm to to a public meeting dominated by people much older. "My generation does not...
July 18, 2017 - 10:51pm
June 24, 2017
Iron ore shipments up in Twin Ports
DULUTH — Iron ore was cruising out of the Twin Ports last month as this shipping season continued its best start since 2013. "The first three months looked strong — that's obviously reflective of all six (taconite) production facilities being online this year," said Adele...
June 24, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 22, 2017
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near Boundary Waters
DULUTH, Minn. — Conservation, hunting and angling groups are battling back against U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's effort to undo a moratorium on...
June 22, 2017 - 5:04pm
April 26, 2017
Chippewa wins bid to rescue Essar steel mill project in Nashwauk
NASHWAUK, Minn. — Tom Clarke's Chippewa Capital Partners LLC was picked Wednesday, April 26, as the best option to salvage the bankrupt Essar Steel Minnesota project in Nashwauk. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Shannon has set a May 22 confirmation hearing to approve the deal,...
April 26, 2017 - 8:33pm
April 5, 2017
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - When President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to sweep away Obama-era climate change regulations,...
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
March 19, 2017
Mesabi Metallics gets court permission to sign labor deals
NASHWAUK, Minn. — A federal bankruptcy judge has given Mesabi Metallics authority to renew labor agreements with construction workers...
March 19, 2017 - 12:02am
March 16, 2017
Agencies get earful on mining ban
DULUTH — The federal agencies responsible for a proposed mining ban near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness got an earful Thursday...
March 16, 2017 - 9:26pm
March 8, 2017
Report: Trump's daughter, son-in-law renting from Twin Metals owner
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's daughter and son-in-law are renting a house from the Chilean family that owns the Twin Metals copper...
March 8, 2017 - 5:43pm
February 19, 2017
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Tom Clarke has developed a pattern in recent years: finding shuttered, bankrupt companies, buying them for pennies...
February 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
January 30, 2017
Second lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
DULUTH — Minnesota-based WaterLegacy on Monday, Jan. 30, filed suit in U.S. District Court against the U.S. Forest Service seeking to overturn the agency’s approval of a 6,650-acre land swap for the PolyMet copper mine site.
January 30, 2017 - 9:10pm
January 23, 2017
Daudt asks Trump to reverse copper mining decision
ST. PAUL — From one Republican to another, Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt on Monday sent President Donald Trump a letter asking him to, among other actions, reverse the Obama administration decision revoking mineral leases for the proposed Twin Metals copper mine near Ely.
January 23, 2017 - 8:14pm
December 29, 2016
IRRRB rebates taconite tax to mining companies
DULUTH, Minn. — Minnesota’s largest mining companies got some gifts a few days late this holiday season, but it was well worth the wait. The Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board on Wednesday doled out nearly $6 million in taconite tax rebates to mining companies. That’s...
December 29, 2016 - 9:41am
December 11, 2016
Banks from India file suit against Essar’s parent company
NASHWAUK ,Minn. -- Essar Steel Minnesota's former parent company, Mumbai, India-based Essar Group, is being sued by a group of banks in India for delays and cost overruns at the bankrupt Iron Range project. The Economic Times reported Wednesday that lenders, lead by ICICI Bank of...
December 11, 2016 - 8:41pm
November 15, 2016
Judge denies Minnesota's move to retake mineral leases
NASHWAUK, Minn. -- Federal Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Shannon on Tuesday rejected the state of Minnesota’s effort to rescind state mineral leases under the former Essar Steel Minnesota project in Nashwauk. The ruling, made from the bench after two days of hearings in Delaware, will...
November 15, 2016 - 8:37pm