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January 12, 2017
A 240-ton ore hauling truck is repaired at the Essar Steel construction site in October 2015. Bob King / Forum News Service
It's Essar vs. Essar in new $1 billion lawsuit
January 12, 2017 - 4:50pm
January 10, 2017
Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
January 10, 2017 - 3:57pm
December 28, 2016
Commissioner Mark Phillips of the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board tells a Minnesota legislative panel Friday, March 18, 2016, that his agency is working to fix problems a year-long audit discovered in its loan and grant programs. (Fourm News Service photo by Don Davis)
IRRRB rebates taconite tax to mining companies
December 28, 2016 - 4:34pm
December 16, 2016
Magnetation's Plant 2 near Bovey, Minn., in operation in May 2014. (Forum News Service file photo)
Agreement struck on Magnetation sale
December 16, 2016 - 6:30pm
December 13, 2016
Feds ask for Twin Metals lawsuit to be dismissed
December 13, 2016 - 8:11pm
November 24, 2016
Environmental group wants Twin Metals lawsuit dismissed
November 24, 2016 - 2:02pm
November 10, 2016
Stock image via Flickr
It's a gold rush in northern Minnesota
November 10, 2016 - 8:40pm
November 3, 2016
PolyMet submits application for permit to mine
November 3, 2016 - 9:08pm
October 4, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump looks on during a campaign rally in Prescott Valley, Arizona, on Tuesday.  REUTERS/Mike Segar
Northern Minnesota mine workers steaming over Trump's use of Chinese steel in casinos
October 4, 2016 - 7:30pm
September 17, 2016
A technical crew at North American's Falkirk Mining Co. uses a fast-flying drone to conduct three-dimensional surveys to help plan for coal mining and reclamation. It's the first surface mine in the country to take advantage of the relatively new technology. (LAUREN DONOVAN, TRIBUNE)
N.D. coal mine using drone for land surveys
September 17, 2016 - 6:45pm
September 10, 2016
The Tsirku River winds through forest as seen in an aerial view near Haines, in southwestern Alaska, U.S. on October 7, 2014.   REUTERS/Bob Strong/File Photo
Paradise lost: Study documents big decline in Earth's wilderness
September 10, 2016 - 7:00am
August 23, 2016
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
August 23, 2016 - 5:24pm