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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 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
April 19, 2017
Cliffs CEO headlines Duluth mining conference
Lourenco Goncalves had engineers and company executives laughing in their chairs at a mining conference Wednesday with his one-liners and brutally...
April 19, 2017 - 6:37pm
April 6, 2017
Cliffs CEO pushes 'sense of urgency' in opposing Mesabi Metallics
CHISHOLM — Cliffs Natural Resources CEO Lourenco Goncalves is no fan of Mesabi Metallics, and he implored the Iron Range to take his side...
April 6, 2017 - 7:03pm
March 18, 2017
Mesabi Metallics gets court permission to sign labor deals
A federal bankruptcy judge has given Mesabi Metallics authority to renew labor agreements with construction workers and eventual employees of...
March 18, 2017 - 6:28pm
February 25, 2017
Cliffs CEO basks in company's comeback
Lourenco Goncalves was back in northern Minnesota on Friday for a victory lap of sorts, a chance to bask in the glow of his company's rebirth....
February 25, 2017 - 2:40am
February 9, 2017
Cliffs profits bounce back with iron ore demand
Cliff's Natural Resources, the nation's largest supplier of taconite iron ore, rode the recovering domestic steel industry back to profitability...
February 9, 2017 - 11:22am
December 10, 2016
Mesabi Metallics hopes to rise from wreckage of Essar Steel Minnesota
HIBBING — There's a new CEO, a new name and a new attitude at the company formerly known as Essar Steel Minnesota. But the same problems loom:...
December 10, 2016 - 8:01pm
October 27, 2016
Cliffs reports third-quarter loss as impacts of steel, iron ore downturn linger
Cliffs Natural Resources lost $28 million in the third quarter of this year as the impacts of the domestic steel and iron ore downturn lingered....
October 27, 2016 - 11:00am
February 2, 2015
Cliffs highlights huge downsizing in 2014
Cliffs Natural Resources officially highlighted its massive 2014 sell-off on Monday, releasing the company’s fourth quarter and year-end results that show millions of dollars lost as it shuttered and sold large swathes of its holdings. Cliffs recorded a net loss of $7.2 billion...
February 2, 2015 - 6:36pm
November 18, 2008
Cliffs drops plan to merge with steel industry coal supplier
Cliffs Natural Resources has ditched plans to aggressively expand into the coal business. The manager of three Iron Range taconite mines announced Monday that it no longer aims to purchase Alpha Natural Resources of Abingdon, Va., the nation's largest supplier of Appalachian metallurgical...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
November 4, 2008
Cliffs, union reach deal to avoid layoffs at United Taconite by reducing hours
Layoffs at United Taconite's operations in Forbes and Eveleth have been averted, at least for now. But workers will see their hours cut by 20 percent instead. On Monday, Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., UTac's owner, unveiled a compromise deal with United Steelworkers Local 6860, which...
November 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Cleveland-Cliffs changes its name
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc formally changed its name to Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. today. Its ticker symbol remains CLF. In addition to the name...
October 15, 2008 - 8:40am