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February 19, 2017
Tom Clarke
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
February 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 9, 2017
Mine bosses say transparency will not be clouded by U.S. rule changes
February 9, 2017 - 8:41am
February 7, 2017
St. Louis County Commissioner Keith Nelson
Northeast MN county dives into federal copper mining debate
February 7, 2017 - 7:13am
February 2, 2017
Supporters of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness protest Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in front of the Technology Village in downtown Duluth, which houses U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s Duluth office,  against the congressman’s support for copper mining near the federal wilderness. Samantha Erkkila / Forum News Service
Wilderness supporters rally against Nolan for pro-copper stance
February 2, 2017 - 1:54pm
January 31, 2017
Workers leave Minntac at shift change. File photo by Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service.
Minnesota fifth largest minerals producer in U.S.
January 31, 2017 - 8:22pm
New Gold mine north of MN border running behind schedule, over budget
January 31, 2017 - 10:02am
Joseph Scipioni, right, PolyMet Mining chief operating officer, explains how the company will use rod mills, one of which is at right, to crush metal-bearing rock from 1/2-sized pieces to small pieces of gravel as part of the process of extracting copper, nickel and other metals from the mine. The mills are part of the old LTV processing plant now owned by PolyMet.
Second lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
January 31, 2017 - 7:37am
November 30, 2016
Poll finds NE Minnesota support for copper mining
November 30, 2016 - 8:27am
January 11, 2016
Gold grain distributions in northern Minnesota. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
More gold ‘grains’ found in Iron Range
January 11, 2016 - 11:02pm
January 5, 2016
Minnesota would not have to pay for miner unemployment benefits extension
January 5, 2016 - 11:17pm
October 14, 2015
Gov. Dayton to visit mining sites ahead of PolyMet decision
October 14, 2015 - 11:04pm
July 29, 2015
United Taconite to idle, 420 jobs impacted
July 29, 2015 - 11:10pm
April 15, 2015
Bill would restrict mining in Boundary Waters watershed
April 15, 2015 - 8:00am
Bill would restrict mining in Boundary Waters watershed
April 15, 2015 - 8:00am
Bill would restrict mining in Boundary Waters watershed
April 15, 2015 - 8:00am