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August 29, 2016
Lingering effects of mining downturn reflected in latest unemployment rate
August 29, 2016 - 11:42am
August 5, 2016
Michigan’s Empire mine produces last taconite
August 5, 2016 - 1:50pm
July 22, 2016
Ely residents sharply divided over mining near BWCA
July 22, 2016 - 4:00am
June 10, 2016
Walter Skalsky, one of the founders of Silver Bay, celebrated his 100th birthday June 3 at his home in Silver Bay. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Silver Bay 'company man' turns 100
June 10, 2016 - 4:00am
May 25, 2016
Minnesota Power adds Northshore Mining as customer
May 25, 2016 - 2:47pm
May 13, 2016
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (right) meets with newly returned employees of Northshore Mining May 5 in Silver Bay. (Photo courtesy of Northshore Mining)
Klobuchar tours Northshore Mining as employees return
May 13, 2016 - 4:00am
March 25, 2016
Silver Bay City Council draws criticism for decision to remove Bent Paddle beer
March 25, 2016 - 10:54am
Unemployment fund bill due for Senate vote
March 25, 2016 - 4:00am
March 21, 2016
Bent Paddle, others attend Silver Bay City Council meeting
March 21, 2016 - 11:21pm
March 18, 2016
North Shore exhales as mine is set to reopen
March 18, 2016 - 4:00am
March 14, 2016
Cliffs to reopen Northshore Mining by May 15
March 14, 2016 - 5:50pm
Range unemployment legislation may be headed to negotiation
March 14, 2016 - 5:43pm
March 11, 2016
As a result of Bent Paddle Brewing Co.’s membership in the Downstream Business Coalition, the Silver Bay City Council voted 3-2 to remove the brewery’s products from its municipal liquor store. (News-Chronicle photo by Adelle Whitefoot)
Split vote removes Bent Paddle beer from Silver Bay liquor store
March 11, 2016 - 4:00am
February 19, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says on Wednesday that he plans to urge the president to take action against the dumping of cheap foreign steel in the United States. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton to lobby Obama over steel dumping
February 19, 2016 - 4:00am
February 12, 2016
Transmission lines carry power from the Boswell Energy Center to a station where it can be converted to multiple voltages and fed to residential and industry customers. (Duluth News Tribune file photo)
Minnesota Public Utilities Commission rejects electric rate shift
February 12, 2016 - 10:51am