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Historic duck camp tradition lives on
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RecSports -- Week of Sept. 16-22
Through Readers' Eyes
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
May 3, 2018
Survey shows support for copper-nickel mining
A survey commissioned by a pro-mining group shows support for copper-nickel mining among voters in Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District. The survey, conducted April 3-5 and paid for by MiningMinnesota — a copper-nickel mining advocacy group — found that 57 percent of 8th District...
May 3, 2018 - 7:40pm
May 2, 2018
Twin Metals gets leases back from feds
The U.S. Interior Department on Wednesday said it has reinstated the mining exploration leases for the proposed Twin Metals underground copper...
May 2, 2018 - 5:11pm
April 26, 2018
Local View: Minnesota's Arrowhead an outdoor economic engine
One of the hottest topics in Minnesota these days is how to strengthen our northern economy. However, new data proves it's already strong. Just...
April 26, 2018 - 9:23pm
April 23, 2018
Reader's View: Copper mining not worth the risks
Let me see if I understand this: Two companies want to dig copper-nickel mines in northern Minnesota in environmentally pristine areas, one of which is close to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Then, after 20 years or so, they could close shop, take their profits, and leave...
April 23, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 10, 2018
Kawishiwi River again named among most endangered
The Kawishiwi River near Ely, which flows out of and then back into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on its way north, has again made...
April 10, 2018 - 10:33am