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March 17, 2016
Minnesota Rep. Jason Metsa of Virginia argues Thursday, March 17, 2016, in favor of splitting an unemployment bill into two, an effort to speed benefits to laid-off Iron Range workers. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Unemployment aid easily passes Minnesota House, but with 'poison pill'
March 17, 2016 - 6:46pm
March 15, 2016
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown says on Tuesday, March 15, 2016, that a Gov. Dayton proposal to raise spending is a bad idea. Daudt said tax relief should take a higher priority. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Daudt predicts Iron Range unemployment vote this week
March 15, 2016 - 4:30pm
March 14, 2016
Iron Range unemployment legislation may be headed to negotiation
March 14, 2016 - 5:08pm
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook says on Monday, March 14, 2016, that communities such in his area need rural transit programs to take people to regional centers. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Northern Minnesota watches transportation funding debate
March 14, 2016 - 1:50pm
March 10, 2016
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook tells fellow senators Thursday, March 10, 2016, about why his district and others nearby need extensions of unemployment benefits. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota Senate passes Iron Range unemployment extension
March 10, 2016 - 5:46pm
March 7, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton speaks at a press conference in February  2016. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton calls Twin Metals mine a threat to the Boundary Waters
March 7, 2016 - 7:25pm
March 3, 2016
Land exchange for PolyMet mine site undecided
March 3, 2016 - 7:40pm
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)
Minnesota DNR rules PolyMet environmental review is 'adequate'
March 3, 2016 - 5:06pm
February 23, 2016
A Canadian National train strikes a semi on a county highway west of Eveleth on Jan. 20. (Image from video / Minnesota State Patrol)play button
Dashcam video shows train striking semi on Iron Range
February 23, 2016 - 7:29pm
February 22, 2016
Napa Valley winemaker Peter Mondavi, native of Iron Range, dead at 101
February 22, 2016 - 5:27pm
February 13, 2016
Paul Paulisich (right) of the Minnesota DNR leads a tour group through the Soudan Underground Laboratory in 2005. Behind the group is the lab’s neutrino detector. (File / News Tribune)
Work winding down on 2 big experiments in Soudan mine
February 13, 2016 - 10:17pm
January 30, 2016
In this screengrab from YouTube, Eveleth-Gilbert / Mesabi East High School hockey players lip-sync a video with songs that promote love and respect and show young hockey players in a positive button
Range hockey teams counter abuse with music videos
January 30, 2016 - 9:32pm
January 29, 2016
An artist’s rendering of the new U.S. Highway 53 bridge to be built across the Rouchleau Pit in Virginia; this view is looking south. The bridge will be the centerpiece of an effort to relocate the highway to make way for the expansion of a nearby mine. (Illustration courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Transportation)
Highway project leaves Virginia holding bag
January 29, 2016 - 10:51pm
January 26, 2016
Steelworkers to rally for ArcelorMittal contract
January 26, 2016 - 9:22am
January 16, 2016
Hibbing still awaits medical marijuana center
January 16, 2016 - 11:00pm