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April 20, 2017
President Donald Trump signs a directive ordering an investigation into the impact of foreign steel on the American economy at the White House on April 20, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
Trump launches trade probe targeting Chinese steel exports into U.S.
April 20, 2017 - 6:40pm
April 18, 2017
Train cars filled with taconite pellets wait their turn to be unloaded at the CN dock in Duluth last September. (News Tribune file photo)
Study says Northland mining industry jobs are worth more than tourism
April 18, 2017 - 4:34pm
April 12, 2017
U.S. raises duties on South Korean steel piping
April 12, 2017 - 4:47pm
March 8, 2017
Ivanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, attend President Donald Trump's address before a joint session of Congress on Feb. 28, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Report: Trump's daughter, son-in-law renting from Twin Metals owner
March 8, 2017 - 5:13pm
February 18, 2017
Magnetation's Plant 2, as seen in 2014. (News Tribune file photo)
ERP revives former Magnetation operations
February 18, 2017 - 7:53pm
February 4, 2017
The Essar Steel Minnesota taconite project in Nashwauk is seen in October 2015. Mesabi Metallics has submitted its detailed plan to emerge from bankruptcy and restart the failed project. (News Tribune file photo)
Mesabi Metallics submits plan to emerge from Essar bankruptcy
February 4, 2017 - 1:09am
January 30, 2017
The Rainy River gold mine under development 45 miles northwest of International Falls is seen in July 2016. (John Myers /
New Gold mine north of border running behind schedule, over budget
January 30, 2017 - 4:38pm
January 13, 2017
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 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
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 17, 2016
Magnetation's Plant 2. (2014 file / News Tribune)
Agreement struck on sale of Magnetation assets to new owner, awaits judge's approval
December 17, 2016 - 12:39am
December 15, 2016
In this photo from 2010, a worker holds a core sample showing a polymetallic deposit from the Twin Metals exploration area east of the Kawishiwi River in northern Lake County. (2010 file / News Tribune)
Feds take back mineral leases from Twin Metals
December 15, 2016 - 2:49pm
December 10, 2016
Matthew Stock, CEO of SPL Advisors, which is trying to take over the Essar Steel Minnesota project in Nashwauk. John Myers /
Mesabi Metallics hopes to rise from wreckage of Essar Steel Minnesota
December 10, 2016 - 8:01pm
December 8, 2016
Magnetation's Plant 2. (2014 file / News Tribune)
Buyer steps forward for assets of bankrupt Magnetation, hopes to reopen Iron Range facilities
December 8, 2016 - 4:42pm
U.S. Steel clarifies CEO's comments on recalling 10,000 jobs
December 8, 2016 - 2:22pm