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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
February 14, 2018
Cliffs' Ohio iron plant gets key permit
February 14, 2018 - 3:58pm
February 1, 2018
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. CEO Lourenco Goncalves
Cliffs CEO issues warning about Nashwauk ore
February 1, 2018 - 7:12pm
January 25, 2018
Taconite iron ore pellets move through the furnace at Cleveland-Cliffs' Northshore Mining plant in Silver Bay. The company will spend $50 million on the plant this year to make a new pellet for its new iron plant in Ohio. (News Tribune file photo)
Cliffs CEO promises continued growth in 2018
January 25, 2018 - 1:40pm
January 19, 2018
An induration furnace is seen under construction in October 2015 at what was then Essar Steel Minnesota near Nashwauk. (News Tribune file photo)
Cliffs works to block access to Mesabi Metallics
January 19, 2018 - 10:26pm
September 30, 2017
A road at the Essar Steel site leads to the pellet plant. (2015 file / News Tribune)
Dayton pledges continued state support for Chippewa's efforts to revive Essar site
September 30, 2017 - 7:21pm
August 31, 2017
Welders at what was then the Essar Steel Minnesota site work in October 2015 on a large piece of ductwork that was to be used in the taconite plant's furnace. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Chippewa lawyers tell federal judge another company is trying to sabotage restart of Essar Steel Minnesota
August 31, 2017 - 12:11pm
August 15, 2017
Cleveland back in Cliffs company name
August 15, 2017 - 3:39pm
Lourenco Goncalves
Cleveland back in Cliffs company name
August 15, 2017 - 10:36am
July 27, 2017
Cliffs Natural Resources boosts quarterly results
July 27, 2017 - 5:26pm
July 22, 2017
Freshly made taconite pellets emerge from the 2,350-degree Furnace No. 5 at Northshore Mining in Silver Bay in this 2008 photo provided by Cliffs Natural Resources.
Lightning strike knocks Northshore Mining offline; repairs underway
July 22, 2017 - 10:08am
June 15, 2017
Cliffs Natural Resources CEO Lourenco Goncalves talks to reporters in April following a company luncheon at the Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm. Brooks Johnson / bjohnson@duluthnews.com
After failed bid for Essar site, Cliffs picks Ohio for new plant
June 15, 2017 - 12:51pm
April 19, 2017
Cliffs Natural Resources CEO Lourenco Goncalves talks to reporters following a company luncheon at the Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm earlier this month. Brooks Johnson / bjohnson@duluthnews.com
Cliffs CEO headlines Duluth mining conference
April 19, 2017 - 6:37pm
April 6, 2017
Cliffs Natural Resources CEO Lourenco Goncalves talks to reporters on Thursday following a company luncheon at the Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm. Brooks Johnson / bjohnson@duluthnews.com
Cliffs CEO pushes 'sense of urgency' in opposing Mesabi Metallics
April 6, 2017 - 7:03pm
March 18, 2017
Mesabi Metallics continues its efforts to revive the former Essar Steel Minnesota project in Nashwauk. The company is battling Cliffs Natural Resources for support from state officials to gain critical state mineral leases at the site. (2015 file / News Tribune)
Mesabi Metallics gets court permission to sign labor deals
March 18, 2017 - 6:28pm
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