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April 26, 2017
Chippewa wins bid to rescue Essar steel mill project in Nashwauk
April 26, 2017 - 8:33pm
April 18, 2017
Study: Minnesota mining industry jobs worth more than tourism
April 18, 2017 - 6:58pm
April 5, 2017
The Robert W Scherer Power Plant, a coal-fired electricity plant operated by Georgia Power, a subsidiary of the Southern Company, in Juliette, Georgia, U.S. April 1, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
March 28, 2017
Fourth lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
March 28, 2017 - 1:12pm
March 27, 2017
Lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
March 27, 2017 - 6:06pm
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
Tom Clarke
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
February 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 7, 2017
NE MN county dives into federal copper mining debate
February 7, 2017 - 1:00am
February 2, 2017
Supporters of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness protest in front of the Technology Village in downtown Duluth, which houses U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s Duluth office, Thursday morning against the congressman’s support for copper mining near the federal wilderness. (Samantha Erkkila | Forum News Service)
Wilderness advocates protest against MN Congressman
February 2, 2017 - 3:19pm
January 31, 2017
Workers leave Minntac at shift change. File photo by Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service.
Minnesota fifth largest minerals producer in U.S.
January 31, 2017 - 9:20pm
January 12, 2017
A 240-ton ore hauling truck is repaired at the Essar Steel construction site in October 2015. Bob King / Forum News Service
It’s Essar vs. Essar in new $1 billion lawsuit: Lawsuit claims tangled, global web of fraudulent moves by Essar officials
January 12, 2017 - 6:29pm
January 10, 2017
Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
January 10, 2017 - 10:02pm
December 28, 2016
Commissioner Mark Phillips of the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board tells a Minnesota legislative panel Friday, March 18, 2016, that his agency is working to fix problems a year-long audit discovered in its loan and grant programs. (Fourm News Service photo by Don Davis)
IRRRB rebates taconite tax to mining companies
December 28, 2016 - 7:14pm
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