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January 29, 2018
Taconite iron ore pellets move through the furnace at Cleveland Cliffs Northshore Mining plant in Silver Bay. The company will spend $50 million  on the plant this year to make a new pellet for its new iron plant in Ohio. News Tribune file photo
Cliffs CEO promises continued growth in '18
January 29, 2018 - 5:30am
June 9, 2017
Two Harbors artist Daniel Paulson shows off some of the clay he dug in the Sax Zim Bog between Duluth and Hibbing. Paulson started digging his own clay after receiving a grant from the University of Wisconsin-Superior to look for clay deposits. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Artist digs in to stand out
June 9, 2017 - 4:00am
July 22, 2016
Ely residents sharply divided over mining near BWCA
July 22, 2016 - 4:00am
May 7, 2016
Crews battling new wildfires near Finland, Embarrass
May 7, 2016 - 7:02pm
March 14, 2016
Range unemployment legislation may be headed to negotiation
March 14, 2016 - 5:43pm
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
July 31, 2015
United Taconite to idle, 420 jobs impacted
July 31, 2015 - 12:00pm
October 18, 2013
Bayside chatter: Mariners lose to Chisholm
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
July 28, 2013
Frost advisory issued for parts of the Northland for tonight
July 28, 2013 - 4:05pm
July 24, 2013
Matthew R. Banovetz: Photo from 1986 when he retired as president of 
Reserve Mining Co.
Key figure in Reserve Mining lawsuits dies
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
A hen mallard and a drake mallard walk through a slushy snow at Forest Hill Cemetery in the Woodland neighborhood of Duluth on Saturday afternoon, April 6, 2013.  (Clint Austin /
Snow ending in Northland; more than a half-foot reported in some areas
April 6, 2013 - 8:51pm
Snow, sleet causing difficult travel in parts of the Northland today
April 6, 2013 - 1:55pm
March 17, 2013
Winter storm still on track to hit the Northland on Monday
March 17, 2013 - 10:51am
March 9, 2013
Eh? Make a March match
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am