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December 8, 2016
U.S. Steel clarifies CEO's comments on recalling 10,000 jobs
December 8, 2016 - 2:22pm
December 7, 2016
How a pit stop ended lives of thousands of snow geese
December 7, 2016 - 9:54pm
A sign near the entrance to Minntac proclaims its status as the continent’s largest taconite facility. (file photo / News Tribune)
Lawsuit over Minntac permit dismissed
December 7, 2016 - 9:25pm
A road at the Essar Steel site near Nashwauk leads to the pellet plant. (file photo / News Tribune)
Banks in India file suit against Essar's parent company
December 7, 2016 - 7:35pm
U.S. Steel CEO says company plans to restore 10,000 jobs
December 7, 2016 - 5:21pm
December 6, 2016
More exploratory drilling in Aitkin County
December 6, 2016 - 6:00pm
December 5, 2016
View of Essar Steel's incomplete "Grizzly Building" or rock separator (at left) and the tailings pumphouse and concentrator (right) near Nashwauk. (2015 file photo / News Tribune)
Federal appeals court overturns decision against Essar
December 5, 2016 - 3:42pm
December 3, 2016
David Meyer is one of several laid-off mine workers from Keewatin Taconite who are enrolled in the Industrial Systems Technology program at Hibbing Community College. (Dan Kraker / MPR News)
Laid off for 18 months, Iron Range mine workers prepare for uncertain future
December 3, 2016 - 3:58pm
November 29, 2016
Poll finds Northeastern Minnesota support for copper mining
November 29, 2016 - 12:09pm
November 27, 2016
Coal price surge sets miners against activists by English seaside
November 27, 2016 - 4:46pm
November 23, 2016
Nicole Hoffman, a geologist for Twin Metals, examines core samples in Ely in 2013. (Twin Metals photo)
Environmental group wants Twin Metals lawsuit dismissed
November 23, 2016 - 3:19pm
November 15, 2016
A sign near the entrance to Minntac proclaims its status as the continent’s largest taconite facility. (file photo / News Tribune)
PCA issues draft Minntac water permit
November 15, 2016 - 10:00pm
A road at the Essar Steel site leads to the pellet plant. (2015 file photo / News Tribune)
Judge denies Minnesota's move to retake Essar mineral leases
November 15, 2016 - 3:17pm
November 13, 2016
View of Essar Steel's "Grizzly Building" or rock separator (at left) and the tailings pumphouse and concentrator (right), as seen in October 2015. (file photo / News Tribune)
Hearings this week may decide Essar mineral leases
November 13, 2016 - 10:02pm
November 11, 2016
A haul truck carrying more than 240 tons of taconite ore takes a load to the crusher in the Thunderbird Mine of United Taconite. (2014 file / News Tribune)
How could a Trump presidency affect mining?
November 11, 2016 - 10:43pm
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