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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
January 27, 2016
Crude taconite is transported by a hauler truck at Cliffs Natural Resources in Hibbing. (2009 file / News Tribune)
Cliffs hanging on, but waiting to reopen plants
January 27, 2016 - 3:38pm
January 14, 2016
From left, Rep. Jason Metsa, Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk and Rep. Rob Ecklund speak to laid-off mine workers at a town meeting in Silver Bay Wednesday and to hear from those workers themselves. (News-Chronicle photo by Adelle Whitefoot)
Laid-off mine workers in Silver Bay hear from legislators
January 14, 2016 - 11:55am
January 8, 2016
Existing fund would cover unemployment extension for miners
January 8, 2016 - 4:00am
July 31, 2015
United Taconite to idle, 420 jobs impacted
July 31, 2015 - 12:00pm