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July 21, 2017
Letter: Big copper and Rick Nolan team unacceptable
July 21, 2017 - 4:00am
July 14, 2017
Rep. Rick Nolan (third from left) met with Lake County commissioners on July 8 to talk about a variety of issues facing the county, such as the sale of Lake Connections and funding for Lake County Ambulance Service. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Nolan meets with County Board
July 14, 2017 - 4:00am
June 9, 2017
Boundary Waters advocates present to County Board
June 9, 2017 - 4:00am
April 7, 2017
Eight senators ask Trump to press China on steel
April 7, 2017 - 12:13am
March 17, 2017
Spectators listen to a speaker at Thursday’s public hearing on the preliminary decision by the federal government to ban mining activities on 235,000 acres near the BWCAW. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)
Duluth hearing draws supporters, critics of proposed ban near BWCAW
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
The Lake County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution opposing the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management's withdrawal of 234,328 acres of National Forest System lands from future mineral exploration.
 (Duluth News Tribune file photo by Clint Austin)
County resolution opposes land withdrawal
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
March 3, 2017
Residents attend Congress Comes to You session
March 3, 2017 - 4:00am
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
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