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November 1, 2018
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
November 1, 2018 - 6:19pm
September 11, 2018
Minnesota state Sen. David Tomassoni, left, and Gov. Mark Dayton talk to members of the media Tuesday at Nashwauk City Hall. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton tours Mesabi Metallics, meets with Iron Range leaders
September 11, 2018 - 7:03pm
September 6, 2018
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
September 6, 2018 - 4:58pm
August 24, 2018
President John Hinderaker of the Center of the American Experience holds a magazine with a story about an August 2018 report that shows copper-nickel mines in northern Minnesota would be good for the economy. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Reports add more heat to mining debate
August 24, 2018 - 10:10am
August 8, 2018
Vice President Mike Pence gestures while speaking Wednesday at Industrial Weldors & Machinists, Inc. in Duluth Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Pence promises copper-nickel expansion during Duluth visit
August 8, 2018 - 8:09pm
July 22, 2018
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
July 22, 2018 - 4:22pm
July 16, 2018
ERP Iron Ore could lose Minnesota mineral leases
July 16, 2018 - 7:11pm
June 30, 2018
Chippewa submits $900M financial plan to state
June 30, 2018 - 3:13pm
June 25, 2018
Twin Metals headquarters in Ely. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
More groups sue Department of Interior over mineral leases
June 25, 2018 - 5:11pm
June 21, 2018
Northern Minnesota businesses sue Dept. of Interior over mineral leases
June 21, 2018 - 6:16pm
June 20, 2018
President Donald Trump addresses supporters at Amsoil Arena in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday night, June 20, 2018. Nearly 9,000 people filled the stands.  Clint Austin / Forum News Serviceplay button
Trump takes steps to keep immigrant parents, kids together
June 20, 2018 - 10:08pm
In a spruced-up Duluth, Minn., warehouse, President Donald Trump sits in the center seat during a roundtable discussion about the economy on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Forum News Service photoplay button
Trump promises to improve American economy at Duluth meeting with miners
June 20, 2018 - 9:26pm
June 18, 2018
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to the crowd in a hangar at the Richard I. Bong Airport in Superior, Wis., on Monday afternoon, April 4, 2016. Trump spoke for just under an hour and addressed his GOP opponents, foreign trade, NATO, immigration and jobs, among other topics. Bob King / Forum News Service
Trump to host mining, trade policy roundtable in Duluth
June 18, 2018 - 8:43pm
June 11, 2018
The cover of Grant Merritt's book.
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
June 11, 2018 - 6:00am
June 8, 2018
Senate amendment would push PolyMet land exchange
June 8, 2018 - 11:22pm