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November 3, 2018
Local View: Industrial mining must be kept away from the Boundary Waters
I first saw the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in July 2014 from a seat in a U.S. Forest Service floatplane. Below me, stretching as far...
November 3, 2018 - 8:41pm
October 27, 2018
Smith, Housley on mining, environment
There is no question the Iron Range has experienced a resurgence in its mining industry. But the region for decades has endured a turbulent economy...
October 27, 2018 - 3:41pm
October 21, 2018
Statewide View: Without funding for research, how can sulfide mining be permitted?
On Sept. 25, a contingent of Izaak Walton League members — "Ikes" — from Minnesota traveled to Duluth to learn more about sulfide...
October 21, 2018 - 5:48pm
October 13, 2018
Reader's View: Newspaper errs on endorsement, mining
I was disappointed by the News Tribune's endorsement for St. Louis County Board in District 1 (Our View/Endorsement: "Booth has his focus on...
October 13, 2018 - 8:35pm
October 8, 2018
Sportsman's View: Sportsmen tackle Boundary Waters threats during Public Lands Month
September was Public Lands Month, a celebration of America's iconic public lands and waters. In northern Minnesota, we're privileged to have...
October 8, 2018 - 7:32pm
September 6, 2018
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
The United States Department of Agriculture will no longer pursue a mineral withdrawal proposal in the Rainy River Watershed and Superior National...
September 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
August 24, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Reports add more heat to mining debate
ST. PAUL — A conservative Minnesota think tank says copper and nickel mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is safe and...
August 24, 2018 - 10:10am
July 29, 2018
Economist's View: Mining generates 10 times more economic value than leisure, hospitality
This month, the News Tribune published a commentary by Sandra B. Zellmer and Alexandra B. Klass of the Center for Progressive Reform. In it,...
July 29, 2018 - 5:30pm
July 19, 2018
Reader's View: Glencore, Antofagasta not worth risk
The news of the Department of Justice investigating Glencore's finances for potential money-laundering continues the company's history of questionable integrity and financial soundness ("Glencore shares drop after US orders documents in corruption probe," July 3). Glencore is a major...
July 19, 2018 - 6:28pm
July 16, 2018
Professors' View: U-turn on Twin Metals a massive giveaway of irreplaceable public resources
Any Minnesotan who has ever dipped a canoe paddle, pitched a tent, or laced up a hiking boot while visiting the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness...
July 16, 2018 - 6:40pm
June 28, 2018
Twin Metals wants in on lawsuits
Twin Metals has filed motions to intervene in the recent lawsuits challenging the federal government’s decision to reinstate the company’s mineral leases in the Superior National Forest. The lawsuits, filed by environmental and conservation groups, challenge the Trump administration's...
June 28, 2018 - 2:25pm
June 25, 2018
More groups sue Department of Interior over mineral leases
More groups are suing the U.S. Department of the Interior, claiming its decision to reinstate Twin Metals' mineral leases was unlawful. In two...
June 25, 2018 - 3:28pm
June 21, 2018
Northern Minnesota businesses sue Dept. of Interior over mineral leases
A group of businesses is suing the U.S. Department of the Interior over its decision to reinstate Twin Metals mineral leases. In a lawsuit filed...
June 21, 2018 - 5:37pm
June 5, 2018
Reader's View: Absurd to tie copper mining to refinery fire
Now some people who take it for granted that they are able to live clean, wonderful lives are coming out against copper mining because the refinery in Superior, full of flammable materials, caught on fire in a mishap.
June 5, 2018 - 6:48pm
May 24, 2018
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site
Twin Metals Minnesota on Thursday released new details for its underground copper-nickel mine planned near Ely, including a new location for...
May 24, 2018 - 5:34pm