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July 23, 2016
Rush of interest in Northland gold
EMO, Ontario — Just 40 miles northwest of International Falls, amid hayfields and swampland and forest that look much like northern Minnesota,...
July 23, 2016 - 10:47pm
Joy Global to be acquired by Japan-based firm for nearly $2.9 billion
Joy Global Inc., a mining equipment manufacturer with 132 years of history and hundreds of employees in Wisconsin and Minnesota—including on the Iron Range—is being acquired by Japan's Komatsu Ltd. for nearly $2.9 billion. Joy, which employs 12,000 worldwide, says it plans to...
July 23, 2016 - 6:21am
July 11, 2016
Both sides steeled for Twin Metals hearings
The debate over federal mineral leases at the proposed Twin Metals mine near Ely isn't just a philosophical discussion over copper mining in...
July 11, 2016 - 10:00pm
Essar moves to keep Nashwauk project, says state pulled mining leases too late
Essar Steel Minnesota may be out of cash and foundering in Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, but the company is trying to hang on to its investment...
July 11, 2016 - 5:08pm
July 8, 2016
Essar Steel Minnesota files for bankruptcy as Dayton pulls mineral leases
Essar Steel Minnesota, which once promised the state’s first new taconite plant in decades and the state’s first direct-reduced iron plant,...
July 8, 2016 - 6:20pm
June 23, 2016
Steelworkers ratify new contract with ArcelorMittal
The United Steelworkers of America announced Thursday that its members have "overwhelmingly" ratified a new contract with ArcelorMittal USA. The agreement, first announced in April, came after nearly one year of bargaining and eight months after the previous contract between the union...
June 23, 2016 - 9:17pm
June 22, 2016
United Taconite cited for dust violations
United Taconite has agreed to pay a $50,000 penalty to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency for alleged air quality violations at its taconite processing plant in Forbes. The PCA reports that dust from the plant impacted nearby residents' homes more than 12 times between early...
June 22, 2016 - 5:57pm
June 13, 2016
Forest Service 'deeply concerned' about Twin Metals project; mining lease renewal to get public input
U.S. Forest Service officials on Monday said they are “deeply concerned” about potential impacts of the proposed Twin Metals copper mine...
June 13, 2016 - 5:50pm
June 9, 2016
Cliffs says United Taconite restart has been moved up two months
Cliffs Natural Resources announced Thursday that it is moving up the reopening of United Taconite from October to August. Nearly 450 employees...
June 9, 2016 - 7:06pm
May 25, 2016
Minnesota Power adds Northshore Mining as customer
Cliffs Natural Resources and Minnesota Power announced a multi-year power supply deal and other agreements Tuesday that will see the Duluth-based...
May 25, 2016 - 12:39am
May 23, 2016
Antofagasta lobbies Minnesota delegation in DC
Top officials from Chilean mining company Antofagasta are in Washington this week meeting with key Minnesota lawmakers and their staffs about the company's proposed Twin Metals copper mine near Ely. Antofagasta is sole owner of the fledgling Twin Metals Minnesota company that wants...
May 23, 2016 - 5:38pm
May 18, 2016
US approves tariffs on more foreign steel
In another victory for U.S. steelmakers and the Minnesota iron ore industry that supplies them, the U.S. Commerce Department has ordered steel tariffs on additional steel products, this time on cold-rolled steel from China and Japan. The Commerce Department on Tuesday said it would...
May 18, 2016 - 5:50pm
April 28, 2016
Cliffs beats expectations, turns profit in first quarter
Cliffs Natural Resources beat industry expectations in the first quarter of 2016 with revenues of $306 million and a net profit of 62 cents per...
April 28, 2016 - 5:26pm
April 27, 2016
Steelworkers reach tentative contract deal with ArcelorMittal
The United Steelworkers of America on Wednesday announced the union has reached a tentative contract agreement with ArcelorMittal USA. The agreement comes after nearly one year of bargaining and eight months after the previous contract between the union and company expired. The contract...
April 27, 2016 - 6:00pm
April 14, 2016
Dayton: State will retake mineral leases if Essar stalls
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday said the state will withhold valuable mineral leases from Essar Steel Minnesota if the company does not...
April 14, 2016 - 5:03pm