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energy and mining
June 2, 2018
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site
Twin Metals Minnesota released new details May 24 for its underground copper-nickel mine planned near Ely, including a new location for its proposed...
June 2, 2018 - 5:19am
May 8, 2018
Feds reinstate leases for Twin Metals mine
The U.S. Interior Department on Wednesday, May 2, said it has reinstated the mining exploration leases for the proposed Twin Metals underground copper mine southeast of Ely. The move is a reversal of a late Obama administration move that revoked the leases because of the potential...
May 8, 2018 - 12:37pm
April 22, 2018
Superior Fuel hires CFO
Joe Stariha has joined Duluth-based propane provider Superior Fuel Co. as chief financial officer.
April 22, 2018 - 9:11am
April 5, 2018
Cliff's new Ohio plant to boost Northshore Mining
Cleveland-Cliffs is ready to break ground on its long-promised hot-briquetted iron plant in Toledo, Ohio, that will help boost production at...
April 5, 2018 - 3:23pm
January 29, 2018
Cliffs CEO promises continued growth in '18
Cleveland-Cliffs had a good year mining and selling Minnesota and Michigan iron ore in 2017, the company reported Thursday, Jan. 25, and should...
January 29, 2018 - 5:30am
November 17, 2015
Cliffs to idle Northshore Mining as taconite woes worsen
Cliffs Natural Resources announced Tuesday that it will close its Northshore Mining operations in Silver Bay and Babbitt due to the continuing...
November 17, 2015 - 4:49pm
October 25, 2013
Minnesota Executive Council approves controversial Northland mining leases
Mining companies looking for more copper, nickel, gold and other metals in Northeastern Minnesota will get a chance to prospect on more land after action this morning by the state's Executive Council in St. Paul. The panel of state officials voted 4-1 to approve so-called mineral...
October 25, 2013 - 10:38am
October 9, 2013
Group asks Minnesota Supreme Court to hear mineral leases case
A group of Lake County residents today asked the Minnesota Supreme Court to consider their case asking the state to conduct environmental reviews before state mineral rights are leased to mining companies. The state Department of Natural Resources auctions off the right to explore...
October 9, 2013 - 5:15pm
September 24, 2013
Power outage planned north of Two Harbors
Cooperative Light & Power said today that its customers north of Two Harbors along County Road 2 will experience a power outage Wednesday afternoon...
September 24, 2013 - 11:15am
June 11, 2013
Eh? Northshore mercury roundup
Residents of Silver Bay and Babbitt are invited to turn in their old mercury-laden products and old electronics -- free of charge -- during two events sponsored by Cliffs Natural Resources' Northshore Mining operations. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today in Silver Bay -- and 9 a.m. to noon...
June 11, 2013 - 12:00am
October 25, 2012
Mining companies make bids for mining exploration in NE Minnesota
Three mining companies bid on 31 tracts across Northeastern Minnesota during the Department of Natural Resources mineral lease held Wednesday. The bids are for the right to explore for minerals -- including copper, nickel and gold -- in areas of St. Louis, Lake and Aitkin counties...
October 25, 2012 - 12:00am
June 10, 2012
Lake Country Power customers weigh in on new rate options
Lake Country Power customers have weighed in on how their bills should compensate for a projected shortfall, and the option favored by the co-op's board received the most votes. At the co-op's 16th annual membership meeting in Cromwell on Saturday, officials announced the result...
June 10, 2012 - 12:00am
May 6, 2009
Northshore Mining extends shutdown into summer
The shutdown at Northshore Mining Co. in Silver Bay and Babbitt will extend into July and will affect hundreds more employees. The taconite...
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am