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August 2, 2017
Reader's View: Metals mining could destroy home
August 2, 2017 - 6:30pm
August 1, 2017
Final product is carried by a conveyor belt in the former Magnetation Plant 2. ERP Iron Ore, which purchased Magnetation earlier this year, plans on producing pig iron for Ohio steel mills. (2014 file / News Tribune)
Grand Rapids ore will make pig iron in Ohio
August 1, 2017 - 7:13pm
July 31, 2017
Reader's View: Mining study already done; resume exploration
July 31, 2017 - 9:32am
July 30, 2017
Roger Featherstone of the Arizona Mine Reform Coalition points to the site of the proposed Resolution Copper Mine near Superior, Ariz., earlier this year. Nancy Wiechec / Reuters
Massive copper mine tests Trump's push to slash regulations
July 30, 2017 - 7:02pm
July 29, 2017
Pia Lopez and her husband Jim Read canoe the Phoebe River during a 2007 trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (Photo by Erik Peterson)
A paddler's view: Time on our waters reminds us why they need to be protected
July 29, 2017 - 6:38pm
July 27, 2017
Cliffs Natural Resources boosts quarterly results
July 27, 2017 - 5:26pm
July 26, 2017
Mines, ore sales boost U.S. Steel earnings
July 26, 2017 - 6:20pm
July 25, 2017
Hundreds of pro-mining supporters march to a public hearing at Virginia High School after a rally organized by people supporting copper-nickel mining near the Boundary Waters at Field of Dreams Park in Virginia Tuesday. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Copper mining supporters turn out in force at third Forest Service hearing
July 25, 2017 - 11:48pm
Reader's View: Why not more housing on Iron Range?
July 25, 2017 - 7:50pm
July 24, 2017
Range hosts mining hearing Tuesday
July 24, 2017 - 8:11pm
July 23, 2017
Reader's View: Fool’s gold is not the issue
July 23, 2017 - 4:07pm
July 22, 2017
People on a mine tour on the 27th level of the mine board a train  at  Soudan Underground Mine State Park in Soudan on July 13. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Minnesota mining's place in American history: Soudan state park showcases mining's impact on country
July 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
Freshly made taconite pellets emerge from the 2,350-degree Furnace No. 5 at Northshore Mining in Silver Bay in this 2008 photo provided by Cliffs Natural Resources.
Lightning strike knocks Northshore Mining offline; repairs underway
July 22, 2017 - 10:08am
July 20, 2017
Copper critics' study says mine could hurt economy
July 20, 2017 - 6:17pm
Reader's View: Column unfairly compared PolyMet land values
July 20, 2017 - 9:48am
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