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January 23, 2017
President Donald Trump holds up the executive order on withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership after signing it Monday as White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus stands at his side in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Trump pulls U.S. out of Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal
January 23, 2017 - 7:38pm
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown. (Forum News Service / Mike Longaecker)
Daudt asks Trump to reverse copper mining decision
January 23, 2017 - 6:45pm
January 14, 2017
Yellow waste water that had been held behind a barrier near the abandoned Gold King Mine is seen in the Animas River in Durango, Colorado, in this picture from the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department taken August 8, 2015. REUTERS/Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department/Handout
EPA denies $1 billion-plus in claims from toxic Colorado mine spill
January 14, 2017 - 12:29am
Copper mine supporters strike out at Rapala after executive's column
January 14, 2017 - 12:28am
January 13, 2017
Ken Hupila pulls his pulk toward the public landing on Moose Lake near Ely after a day of brook trout fishing. (2013 file / News Tribune)
Forest Service files two-year timeout on mining
January 13, 2017 - 10:14am
A 240-ton ore hauling truck is repaired at the Essar Steel construction site in October 2015. Bob King /
Essar Global responds to fraud allegations in lawsuit
January 13, 2017 - 9:10am
January 11, 2017
Anti-mine group turns attention to Enbridge pipelines
January 11, 2017 - 7:37pm
January 10, 2017
PolyMet officials give a tour of facilities at the old LTV processing plant near Hoyt Lakes, now owned by PolyMet, in December 2013. (News Tribune file photo)
Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
January 10, 2017 - 3:19pm
January 9, 2017
Forest Service approves land trade for PolyMet site
January 9, 2017 - 4:01pm
Kennecott asks to expand copper search
January 9, 2017 - 3:16pm
January 1, 2017
Retired coal miners still face uncertain future for health care benefits
January 1, 2017 - 4:34pm
December 31, 2016
Boat watchers fill north pier of the Duluth Shipping Canal as the Cason J. Callaway passes by during a June afternoon in Duluth. (2016 file / News Tribune)
The economy in 2017: What to expect, what to watch in the year ahead
December 31, 2016 - 8:00pm
December 29, 2016
U.S. Steel's Keetac facility. (file photo / News Tribune)
Keetac to reopen; workers to return in January
December 29, 2016 - 6:06pm
December 28, 2016
IRRRB approves taconite tax rebates to mining companies
December 28, 2016 - 12:37pm
December 24, 2016
Large trees were blown down by a July storm, some of which landed on this home at 5518 London Road. Bob King /
News Tribune's top 10 stories of 2016
December 24, 2016 - 10:00pm