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North Shore Community School adopts new nepotism, other policies
Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill
'Everything was a mess': A Minn. turkey farm is still picking up the pieces from a powerful storm
Astro Bob blog: See NASA’s Curiosity Rover Climb Mt. Sharp From Orbit
Matters of record received June 22 and 23, 2017
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ARI Network Services acquired
Public weighs in on Minnesota Power rate case
Biz Buzz for June 19, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for June 19
Duluth group begins tours of art, theater district
Golf: Reidar Lund tees off Saturday at Enger Park
Rebuild-a-Bulls: Butler trade signals hard Chicago reset
Track and field: UMD's Colbenson ousted from nationals
Northwoods League: Huskies cruise past Border Cats
Mountain biking: Bikers take to Lutsen's hills
Opera review: Engaging 'Rigoletto' another jewel in crown of Lyric Opera of the North
Sam Cook column: Running headlong into a new season
Photo essay: Summer concert creates festive, family fun at Chester Bowl
Things to Do for June 23, 2017
Launching Up North Lit
Vern and Ilene Anderson
Glenn and Barbara Coyle
Fred and Jan Tunell
Gordon O. Voss
Donald Clifford Elmquist
Joan A. (Pfeifer) Wirtanen
Mildred (Millie) Hanson
William George Stubenvoll
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Our View: MNsure: 'We're still here'
A Pediatrician's View: Medicaid cuts would be harmful to Northland children
2017 Nice Fish Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 19, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: What are the rules for fishing tournament permits?
Houston's fishing report: Fish are running like marathoners
Field Reports: Meeting set to discuss Iron Range OHV rec area
Carrying the torch
A Canadian's View: Sister Cities visit showed beauty of Duluth
Neighborhood Youth Services celebrates 25 years
June 22, 2017
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near BWCAW
Conservation, hunting and angling groups are battling back against U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's effort to undo a moratorium on mining on federal land...
June 22, 2017 - 4:50pm
Local View: Minnesotans could be left holding the bag after mining
Most Minnesotans have heard about the troubling risks that come with copper-nickel mining projects like the proposed PolyMet mine. In addition...
June 22, 2017 - 12:30am
June 19, 2017
Nolan leads Republican lawmakers on mining tour
MOUNTAIN IRON — U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan on Monday guided top Republican lawmakers on a tour of Northeastern Minnesota mining sites, both operating...
June 19, 2017 - 5:53pm
Minnesota Executive Council approves leases for Chippewa
Minnesota’s top elected officials on Monday approved changing the name on state mineral leases from the now-defunct Essar Steel Minnesota to...
June 19, 2017 - 4:52pm
June 18, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for June 19
The Number: 80 That's the percentage of folks in Northeastern Minnesota who both live and work here, meaning one in every five comes from elsewhere,...
June 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
June 15, 2017
After failed bid for Essar site, Cliffs picks Ohio for new plant
Cliffs Natural Resources has followed through on its threats to build a new plant outside of Minnesota after a failed bid for the former Essar...
June 15, 2017 - 12:51pm
June 13, 2017
Essar Steel Minnesota bankruptcy resolved
It took more than 11 months, thousands of court documents and dozens of attorneys, but the massive Essar Steel Minnesota bankruptcy case has...
June 13, 2017 - 6:16pm
Mining exploration spreading across northern Minnesota
Mining companies are expanding their search for copper, gold and other minerals across northern Minnesota, with a Department of Natural Resources...
June 13, 2017 - 6:00pm
Update: Judge approves Essar bankruptcy settlement
Chippewa Capital Partners has reached an agreement with Gov. Mark Dayton over mineral leases at the former Essar Steel Minnesota project in...
June 13, 2017 - 10:54am
June 9, 2017
Two more hearings set over proposed copper mine near Ely
The U.S. Forest Service has set two additional meetings to hear public input about federal plans to withhold mineral leases from the proposed Twin Metals copper mine near Ely and to impose a two-year moratorium on mining near the Boundary Waters. The hearings are set for July 18...
June 9, 2017 - 4:58pm
June 8, 2017
Shuttered Mesabi Nugget pays pollution fine
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday that they have reached a settlement with Mesabi...
June 8, 2017 - 6:14pm
June 6, 2017
Justice Department wants Twin Metals' lawsuit dropped
The U.S. Department of Justice late Monday filed a motion asking a federal judge to dismiss the lawsuit by Twin Metals that seeks renewal of...
June 6, 2017 - 3:53pm
June 1, 2017
Judge blocks Montana mine over environmental concerns
A federal judge in Montana has blocked the development of a contested mine next to a wilderness area in the northwestern part of the state, handing a victory to environmental activists who had argued the project could endanger grizzly bears and bull trout. Citing the Endangered Species...
June 1, 2017 - 7:51pm
May 31, 2017
New pellet, new life for United Taconite
FORBES — Jeff Kayfes was sitting in a bucket seat, hands on dual joysticks, trying to line up his unloading machine with a cog on a rail...
May 31, 2017 - 9:24am
May 28, 2017
Grinding away: Gerdau steel ball plant at peak capacity 40 years on
Iron mined in northern Minnesota is turned into steel, which is turned into cars and appliances, which are turned into scrap, which is recycled...
May 28, 2017 - 8:30pm