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March 14, 2016
Freshly made taconite pellets emerge from the 2,350-degree Furnace at Northshore Mining Company. (2008 file / Submitted by Cliffs Natural Resources Inc.)
Cliffs will reopen Northshore Mining in May
March 14, 2016 - 6:49pm
March 5, 2016
A mechanic repairs a 240-ton ore hauling truck at the Essar Steel site near Nashwauk in October 2015. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Essar Steel Minnesota sued for millions, again
March 5, 2016 - 9:56am
February 22, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks during a meeting with the U.S. Governors Association at the White House in Washington Monday, Feb. 22, 2016. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is on the left, back to camera. (Reuters photo by Carlos Barria)
Obama pledges to fight China steel dumping
February 22, 2016 - 8:27pm
Titanium project gets IRRRB approval
February 22, 2016 - 5:20pm
February 5, 2016
The logo of Glencore is pictured in front of the company's headquarters in the Swiss town of Baar in 2012. REUTERS/Michael Buholzer
S&P downgrades PolyMet backer Glencore to near junk status
February 5, 2016 - 6:04pm
February 2, 2016
Kennecott adds more exploration near Tamarack
February 2, 2016 - 8:03pm
January 27, 2016
Crude taconite is transported by a hauler truck at Cliffs Natural Resources in Hibbing. (2009 file / News Tribune)
Cliffs hanging on, but waiting to reopen plants
January 27, 2016 - 6:02pm
PolyMet gets new loan from Glencore
January 27, 2016 - 5:41pm
January 8, 2016
Essar lays off some local employees
January 8, 2016 - 5:28pm
November 30, 2015
The new induration furnace that will be used to bake taconite pellets at Essar Steel Minnesota's plant near Nashwauk was a hive of activity as construction continued in early October. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Dayton issues warning to Essar about paying companies working on Nashwauk site
November 30, 2015 - 7:18pm
More exploratory drilling planned for copper-nickel deposit near Tamarack
November 30, 2015 - 8:23am
November 18, 2015
Magnetation final product is carried by a conveyor belt in Plant 2 in Bovey. Magnetation, which has been working to emerge from bankruptcy protection for months, said Wednesday it will close this plant by January. (2014 file / News Tribune)
Magnetation closing another Iron Range plant
November 18, 2015 - 6:48pm
November 17, 2015
Freshly made taconite pellets emerge from the 2,350-degree Furnace at Northshore Mining Company. (2008 file / Submitted by Cliffs Natural Resources Inc.)
Cliffs to idle Northshore Mining as taconite woes worsen
November 17, 2015 - 4:49pm
October 31, 2015
An early October 2015 view of Essar Steel's rock separator building (at left) and the tailings pumphouse and concentrator (right) currently under construction near Nashwauk. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Essar Steel Minnesota behind on payments to some contractors
October 31, 2015 - 6:14am
October 13, 2015
The logo of Glencore is pictured in front of the company's headquarters in the Swiss town of Baar in 2012. REUTERS/Michael Buholzer
Polymet stockholder Glencore selling copper mines in Australia, Chile
October 13, 2015 - 5:16pm
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