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July 14, 2017
A PolyMet Mining official explains in December 2013 how the company will use rod mills, one of which is at right, to crush metal-bearing rock from 1/2-sized pieces to small pieces of gravel as part of the process of extracting copper, nickel and other metals from the planned mine. The mills are part of the old LTV processing plant now owned by PolyMet. (News Tribune file photo)
Nolan pushes bill to mandate PolyMet land exchange
July 14, 2017 - 11:49am
July 12, 2017
Public forum in Hibbing to address drug epidemic
July 12, 2017 - 7:24pm
July 7, 2017
Get to know your local farmers
July 7, 2017 - 3:51pm
June 22, 2017
U.S. Reps. Tom Emmer and Rick Nolan of Minnesota were joined at a Mountain Iron press conference Monday by Arkansas Rep. Bruce Westerman and Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar. Sportsmen's groups are battling back against Nolan's effort to seek Republican help in Congress to overturn a federal mining moratorium near the BWCAW. Steve Kuchera /
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near BWCAW
June 22, 2017 - 4:50pm
June 20, 2017
Residents displaced by Biwabik apartment fire
June 20, 2017 - 8:15pm
June 6, 2017
In this photo from 2010, a worker holds a core sample showing a polymetallic deposit from the Twin Metals exploration area east of the Kawishiwi River in northern Lake County. (2010 file / News Tribune)
Justice Department wants Twin Metals' lawsuit dropped
June 6, 2017 - 3:53pm
May 31, 2017
Latonya Bennett
Charges: Minnesota woman bit off chunk of ex-husband’s ear during drunken fight
May 31, 2017 - 9:29pm
May 25, 2017
View of the Rouchleau mine pit in Virginia showing two drilling rigs at work. (2014 file / News Tribune)
Mining interests, partners seek to polish Iron Range's image
May 25, 2017 - 6:05pm
May 22, 2017
IRRRB budget adds Giants Ridge investment
May 22, 2017 - 6:06pm
May 19, 2017
Plaster and paint will be repaired during the Hibbing High School auditorium restoration project. The nearly 100-year-old auditorium is on the National Register of Historic Places. (Photo courtesy of Hibbing school district)
Hibbing auditorium to be restored
May 19, 2017 - 5:34pm
May 13, 2017
Bear is the Eveleth Police Department's new K-9. (Submitted photo)
Eveleth Police Department gets new K-9 after previous one is found to be too aggressive
May 13, 2017 - 12:17am
May 12, 2017
Two dogs die in Mountain Iron house fire
May 12, 2017 - 6:49pm
May 11, 2017
Authorities ID two people killed in separate crashes along Iron Range highway
May 11, 2017 - 12:59pm
May 9, 2017
The interior of the former Eveleth Days Inn hotel is in disrepair and disarray, including this area of the former atrium. St. Louis County has acquired the tax-forfeited property, and the county board on Tuesday approved its demolition. The city of Eveleth wants to redevelop the land. Photo courtesy of St. Louis County.
County wants IRRRB grant to help demolish Eveleth hotel
May 9, 2017 - 5:36pm
DNR ready to offer 302 square miles for mineral exploration
May 9, 2017 - 9:11am