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March 17, 2018
Reader's View: Minnesotans can mine safely
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March 14, 2018
Crews responded to a fire in a hotel room at Fortune Bay Resort Casino on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Fortune Bay)
Fire closes Fortune Bay resort
March 14, 2018 - 7:27pm
Man arrested for stealing military vehicle in Hibbing
March 14, 2018 - 4:24pm
Suspect in custody after bank robbery in Orr
March 14, 2018 - 4:14pm
This home in Hibbing was damaged by fire early Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Hibbing Fire Department)
Hibbing home damaged by fire
March 14, 2018 - 2:25pm
Report links poverty and poor health
March 14, 2018 - 12:05am
March 11, 2018
Rockstep Capital has been working on ways to modernize and find new tenants since purchasing Virginia's Thunderbird Mall in 2014. (Andrew Krueger /
Virginia's Thunderbird Mall adjusting to changes in industry
March 11, 2018 - 7:30pm
March 9, 2018
Reader's View: Here's how to safely mine metals
March 9, 2018 - 8:10pm
March 8, 2018
A giant mining drill was moved into place this week on the site of the Mesabi Metallics project in Nashwauk. Company owner Tom Clarke this week purchased 1,040 acres of land and rights to half the taconite iron ore below at the project site. Clarke said mining will begin immediately. Photo courtesy Mesabi Metallics
Chippewa Capital Partners buys land, half of Nashwauk ore
March 8, 2018 - 9:08pm
Minnesota state Reps. Jason Metsa of Virginia, left, and Dale Lueck of Aitkin answer questions about a wild rice protection bill during a Thursday, March 8, 2018, House committee meeting. Don Davis / Forum News Service
New wild rice protection begins move through Legislature
March 8, 2018 - 3:37pm
March 7, 2018
U.S. Steel will fire up Granite City Works mill
March 7, 2018 - 4:11pm
March 6, 2018
PolyMet land-swap lawsuits put on hold
March 6, 2018 - 8:15pm
Al Hodnik looks at a 1957 Pontiac Chieftain that Erie Mining Co. used as a HyRail Car and is now on display at the Depot. Hodnik was one of the people attending Tuesday’s unveiling of a traveling exhibit on the history of Erie Mining Co., part of a multi-phase project. Hodnik was mayor of Aurora, near Erie’s mine and plant, from 1988 to 1998. “Erie Mining was not an abstraction but a complete way of life,” he said. “How blessed we were to have it.” Steve Kuchera /
New Depot exhibit showcases story, legacy of Erie Mining Co.
March 6, 2018 - 7:09pm
PolyMet opponents mark comment deadline with rally
March 6, 2018 - 6:42pm
March 3, 2018
Reader's View: Mine metals we all need in own backyard
March 3, 2018 - 5:02pm