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MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
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2017 Apollo Gilruth Continuum awardees announced
August 2, 2017
Reader's View: Metals mining could destroy home
I grew up in Keewatin. My dad, grandpa, and four of my uncles worked in the mines. I respect the way of life mining provided for my family and me. The unsightly ore dumps were magical places for me. In the summer we walked them and found what we thought were archaeological treasures....
August 2, 2017 - 6:30pm
August 1, 2017
Grand Rapids ore will make pig iron in Ohio
Iron ore concentrate from Minnesota will go to make pig iron in Lorain, Ohio under a deal reached between fledgling ERP Iron Ore and Republic...
August 1, 2017 - 7:13pm
July 31, 2017
Reader's View: Mining study already done; resume exploration
In 2006, Superior National Forest Supervisor Jim Sanders, under the threat of a lawsuit from the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA), issued a moratorium on mining exploration for copper nickel in Northeastern Minnesota, under the auspices the U.S. Forest Service needed...
July 31, 2017 - 9:32am
July 30, 2017
Massive copper mine tests Trump's push to slash regulations
SUPERIOR, Ariz. — Rio Tinto's proposed Resolution Copper Mine in Arizona would tunnel 7,000 feet underground, where rocks radiate heat...
July 30, 2017 - 7:02pm
July 29, 2017
A paddler's view: Time on our waters reminds us why they need to be protected
My first Boundary Waters canoe trip, nearly three decades ago, was as a chaperone for a group of eight high-schoolers organized through the Church...
July 29, 2017 - 6:38pm
July 27, 2017
Cliffs Natural Resources boosts quarterly results
Cliffs Natural Resources boosted iron ore sales 15 percent during the second quarter, another sign that the company and the industry as a whole may be on the mend, officials said Thursday. Cliffs — which owns and operates United Taconite in Eveleth/Forbes, Northshore Mining...
July 27, 2017 - 5:26pm
July 26, 2017
Mines, ore sales boost U.S. Steel earnings
U.S. Steel is back in the black as the company this week reported profits of $261 million in the past quarter. That compares to a $180 million loss in the first quarter and a $46 million loss between April and June last year. “The higher results from our mining operations reflect...
July 26, 2017 - 6:20pm
July 25, 2017
Copper mining supporters turn out in force at third Forest Service hearing
VIRGINIA — Hundreds of people walked down Third Street South behind a large sign, carried by children, that stated, “We support mining!”...
July 25, 2017 - 11:48pm
Reader's View: Why not more housing on Iron Range?
I find it interesting there aren't many high-rise apartment houses on the Iron Range. One would think there'd be one built every year to support the iron-mining industry. As the industry creates more jobs, the demand for housing increases. Hear that, Realtors? David Conklin Cloquet...
July 25, 2017 - 7:50pm
July 24, 2017
Range hosts mining hearing Tuesday
After boycotting a hearing last week in St. Paul, supporters of copper-mining projects near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness are planning to show up in force for another hearing on the issue Tuesday in Virginia. The U.S. Forest Service is holding the hearings to take public...
July 24, 2017 - 8:11pm
July 23, 2017
Reader's View: Fool’s gold is not the issue
Letters to the editor on July 14 and July 16 contained misleading information about iron pyrite, which, often, as noted, is called fool's gold. Since the letters appeared to be somehow related to the controversy over potential copper-nickel mining in the area, a bit of clarification...
July 23, 2017 - 4:07pm
July 22, 2017
Minnesota mining's place in American history: Soudan state park showcases mining's impact on country
SOUDAN — Imagine walking three-quarters of a mile through a mine tunnel in complete darkness to find iron ore, park interpreter James Juip...
July 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
Lightning strike knocks Northshore Mining offline; repairs underway
A lightning strike at the power plant that serves Northshore Mining in Silver Bay knocked the taconite processing plant offline Friday night....
July 22, 2017 - 10:08am
July 20, 2017
Copper critics' study says mine could hurt economy
Far from being a boon for regional job growth and economic development, allowing copper mining in Northeastern Minnesota would hurt the existing economy that relies on tourism and development based on unspoiled woods and water. That was the finding of a report released Thursday by...
July 20, 2017 - 6:17pm
Reader's View: Column unfairly compared PolyMet land values
The July 18 commentary in the News Tribune, “PolyMet land exchange: Right or wrong? Wrong: even the appraisal cheats the public,” needs some fact-checking of its comparison of the PolyMet land exchange price of $550 per acre with that of Kennecott’s recent purchase for $3,885...
July 20, 2017 - 9:48am