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March 28, 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)
Fourth lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
March 28, 2017 - 12:52pm
The IRRRB announced Tuesday that a private management team has been awarded a contract to operate Giants Ridge Ski and Golf Area starting May 1, 2016. (News Tribune file photo)
New Giants Ridge management announced
March 28, 2017 - 11:40am
March 23, 2017
The city of Chisholm will begin default proceedings against Ironbound Studios, which rents space at the former Chisholm City Hall.  (file / News Tribune)
Chisholm film studio in arrears
March 23, 2017 - 9:29pm
March 22, 2017
Fire damages Hibbing apartment building
March 22, 2017 - 5:04pm
March 21, 2017
Bill would provide quicker relief for displaced workers
March 21, 2017 - 6:14pm
March 20, 2017
Poll: Almost half of Canadians want illegal border crossers deported
March 20, 2017 - 9:29am
March 18, 2017
Mesabi Metallics continues its efforts to revive the former Essar Steel Minnesota project in Nashwauk. The company is battling Cliffs Natural Resources for support from state officials to gain critical state mineral leases at the site. (2015 file / News Tribune)
Mesabi Metallics gets court permission to sign labor deals
March 18, 2017 - 6:28pm
March 8, 2017
Iron Range man injured by falling tree
March 8, 2017 - 8:38am
March 1, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (file / Forum News Service)
Lawsuit filed against Dayton, state over copper-nickel leases
March 1, 2017 - 10:12pm
February 25, 2017
U.S. Steel CEO invites Trump to Iron Range
February 25, 2017 - 8:25am
February 24, 2017
The new chalet at Giants Ridge. (2016 file / News Tribune)
Giants Ridge set to move to private management
February 24, 2017 - 2:59pm
February 21, 2017
Ely man dies in St. Louis County Jail in Virginia
February 21, 2017 - 5:24pm
February 15, 2017
Woman arrested after Iron Range vehicle pursuit
February 15, 2017 - 12:06am
January 30, 2017
PolyMet Mining plans to develop a copper-nickel and precious metals facility at the former LTV Steel Mining Co. site near Hoyt Lakes. ( Photo courtesy of PolyMet Mining)
Second lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
January 30, 2017 - 4:51pm
January 25, 2017
Jeffrey Airhart
Trial set in fatal Iron Range hit-and-run crash
January 25, 2017 - 5:28pm