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Actress Sofia Vergara faces lawsuit from her own frozen embryos
No mistrial for Dylann Roof after church shooting survivor calls him 'evil'
Trump to nominate Pruitt to lead U.S. environmental agency
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Magnetation asks court for total asset sale, Iron Range facilities could reopen
Banks in India file suit against Essar's parent company
U.S. Steel CEO says company plans to restore 10,000 jobs
New CEO for North Shore Bank of Commerce
Two Sherman properties sold
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Packers’ secondary full of aggression
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Zebra mussel larvae found in Leech Lake
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 5, 2016
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March 14, 2016
Cliffs will reopen Northshore Mining in May
Northshore Mining will reopen operations in mid-May in what is the biggest good news to hit Minnesota’s Iron Range in months. Cliffs Natural...
March 14, 2016 - 6:49pm
March 5, 2016
Essar Steel Minnesota sued for millions, again
Troubled Essar Steel Minnesota has been sued again, this time by the companies that provided the potential Nashwauk taconite company with giant...
March 5, 2016 - 9:56am
February 22, 2016
Obama pledges to fight China steel dumping
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama promises to increase American resistance to the dumping of cheap Chinese steel, blamed for costing 12,000...
February 22, 2016 - 8:27pm
Titanium project gets IRRRB approval
University of Minnesota researchers will work to develop a commercial-scale processing system to separate highly valuable titanium out of Iron Range rock under a project approved Monday by the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board. The IRRRB approved a $300,000 grant to the...
February 22, 2016 - 5:20pm
February 5, 2016
S&P downgrades PolyMet backer Glencore to near junk status
Glencore, the largest investor in the proposed PolyMet copper mine near Hoyt Lakes and the company widely viewed as the mine's possible owner...
February 5, 2016 - 6:04pm
February 2, 2016
Kennecott adds more exploration near Tamarack
Kennecott is adding more exploration for copper deposits on 27 sites near Tamarack where the state owns the mineral rights. The company informed...
February 2, 2016 - 8:03pm
January 27, 2016
Cliffs hanging on, but waiting to reopen plants
Cliffs Natural Resources had a terrible 2015, losing money and slashing production, but the company expects demand for its taconite iron ore...
January 27, 2016 - 6:02pm
PolyMet gets new loan from Glencore
PolyMet Mining Corp. late Wednesday announced it has received a new $11 million loan from Glencore, the Swiss-based commodities company that has previously invested in PolyMet. PolyMet said it will use the money for general operating expenses as well as to complete a “Definitive...
January 27, 2016 - 5:41pm
January 8, 2016
Essar lays off some local employees
The saga of Essar Steel Minnesota’s on-again, off-again taconite plant under construction in Nashwauk continued Friday when the company announced it has laid off several of its own employees as construction slows to a crawl. The company said the layoffs are temporary, and follows...
January 8, 2016 - 5:28pm
November 30, 2015
Dayton issues warning to Essar about paying companies working on Nashwauk site
Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday pledged to play hardball with Essar Steel Minnesota, saying he’ll call the state’s $67 million loan to the company...
November 30, 2015 - 7:18pm
More exploratory drilling planned for copper-nickel deposit near Tamarack
A joint effort between mining giant Kennecott and newcomer Talon Metals will punch up to 20 more exploratory drill holes in the swampy country near the Aitkin-Carlton county line this winter as the effort to pinpoint a major copper-nickel deposit expands. The exploration project,...
November 30, 2015 - 8:23am
November 18, 2015
Magnetation closing another Iron Range plant
Grand Rapids-based Magnetation LLC, already mired in bankruptcy since May, said Wednesday it will likely idle another of its iron ore recovery...
November 18, 2015 - 6:48pm
November 17, 2015
Cliffs to idle Northshore Mining as taconite woes worsen
Cliffs Natural Resources announced Tuesday that it will close its Northshore Mining operations in Silver Bay and Babbitt due to the continuing...
November 17, 2015 - 4:49pm
October 31, 2015
Essar Steel Minnesota behind on payments to some contractors
Cash-hobbled Essar Steel Minnesota is in hot water again. Contractors and workers have called the state saying the company is late on payments...
October 31, 2015 - 6:14am
October 13, 2015
Polymet stockholder Glencore selling copper mines in Australia, Chile
Switzerland-based Glencore, the single largest stockholder in the proposed PolyMet copper mine near Hoyt Lakes, is trying to sell copper mines...
October 13, 2015 - 5:16pm