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Around the Arts, November 19
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November 5, 2017
Judge considers wild rice protection: Some say sulfate rules could triple Duluth sewage bills, force closure of mills
DULUTH — If state administrative law Judge LauraSue Schlatter agrees that the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency proposal to protect wild...
November 5, 2017 - 6:00am
November 3, 2017
Company preparing environmental review for copper mine near Minnesota's Boundary Waters
ELY, Minn. — The chief executive of Chilean mining giant Antofagasta said his company is preparing an environmental impact assessment...
November 3, 2017 - 5:25pm
October 24, 2017
Wild-rice hearing draws ire on Iron Range
VIRGINIA, Minn. — James Larson says he drives past a lake near his home in Aurora, Minnesota, and, if the rainfall has been right, sees...
October 24, 2017 - 7:41pm
October 23, 2017
'I support the project,' Mark Dayton says of the PolyMet mining proposal
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has moved from being "genuinely undecided" on the proposed PolyMet mine to being a genuine supporter....
October 23, 2017 - 7:28pm
October 17, 2017
Mining industry, Iron Rangers rally opposition to wild rice rule
DULUTH, Minn.—One week before public hearings begin on Minnesota's proposed new rules for protecting wild rice from sulfate pollution, the state's mining industry, Steelworkers and Iron Range officials and activists are restating their fervent opposition. Critics say the new...
October 17, 2017 - 6:58pm
October 9, 2017
Motorcycle-riding DFL candidate, with counter-terrorism experience, emerges to challenge Nolan
ISANTI, Minn. — Leah Phifer will put away the motorcycle she rode to tour Minnesota's 8th Congressional District this summer, but carry...
October 9, 2017 - 3:06pm
October 2, 2017
Billionaire tours Iron Range touting $3.5 billion project
NASHWAUK, Minn.—Tom Clarke, the billionaire health care and coal executive who is trying to become a major player in the global iron ore industry, toured the Iron Range on Monday, touting the potentially bright future of his big projects. Clarke last winter purchased bankrupt...
October 2, 2017 - 5:31pm
September 30, 2017
Dayton supports Essar site plan: Governor says Chippewa Capital Partners has made ‘significant’ progress
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Saturday, Sept. 30, pledged the state's continued support of Chippewa Capital Partners' effort...
September 30, 2017 - 4:53pm
September 27, 2017
Mining for tourists: View about to change for Iron Range spectacle
HIBBING, Minn. — Twin sisters Lily and Gracie Moe raced to the toy Tonka truck turned donation receptacle near the cashier's desk. The...
September 27, 2017 - 4:42pm
September 13, 2017
Duluth council president apologizes for foul language in mining skirmish
DULUTH, Minn.—A recent dustup between Duluth City Council President Joel Sipress and DFL Congressional District 8 Chairman Justin Perpich...
September 13, 2017 - 7:15pm
September 12, 2017
Dayton's water-quality event draws Ely crowd
ELY, Minn. — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was on the edge of the some of the state's most pristine waters on Tuesday, Sept. 12, for one of...
September 12, 2017 - 10:22pm
August 27, 2017
When mine dams fail: Two recent examples
Two catastrophic mine dam failures, one in Canada and one in Brazil, made worldwide headlines in recent years for the downstream damage they caused. Polymet officials say their tailings basin and dams will be so different from those that failed that any comparison is unfair and meaningless....
August 27, 2017 - 6:00am
The dam debate: PolyMet tailings basin dams are key point in upcoming permits
HOYT LAKES — Of the bad things that could happen once PolyMet starts running Minnesota's first-ever copper mine, critics say, among the...
August 27, 2017 - 6:00am
August 21, 2017
UPDATE: Minnesota changes wild rice rules from sulfate to sulfide
August 21, 2017 - 6:33pm
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