This Week in Mining

The Roger Blough sailing under the Aerial Lift Bridge.

2017 Shipping Season is Underway

More About Twin Metals and Their Proposed Mine

Update on Mesabi Metallics and Their Bankruptcy Court Proceedings

Large Crowd Turns out for Mining-Related Hearing in Duluth
A large turnout at Symphony Hall for mining hearing.

Copper Drilling Resumes at Porcupine Mountains State Park
FILE - Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park is seen from an observation tower in the park. Exploratory drilling on the park's western boundary has resumed, but must be completed by April 30.

Michigan Nickel Mine Embarks on Tunnel Project
A multi-year tunneling project is underway at the Eagle Mine in the central Upper Peninsula.

Ivanka Trump Rents House from Antofagasta Exec
Twin Metals is proposing a copper-nickel mine near Ely.  An executive from Twin Metals' parent company is renting a house in Washington, DC, to Ivanka Trump.

Twin Metals Hosts Open Houses to Share About Project

ERP Iron Ore Secures Customer, Focuses on Restart of Grand Rapids Plant

IMA Funspiel Raises $2,200 for Food Shelves

CEO of Cliffs Accepts Business of the Year Award

Glencore Upbeat on Outlook as Commodity Prices Revive
Glencore's Sudbury (Ontario) nickel operations are seen in this file photo. The company says core profits rose 48 percent last year.

U.S. Steel Takes Legal Action Against MPCA

A federal judge has allowed an environmental group to be named as a defendant in Twin Metals Minnesota's lawsuit against the federal government.
Judge Allows Environmentalists to Intervene in Mine Lawsuit
Dugald Kelly Campbell, 98 died on Tuesday, February 7
First General Manager of United Taconite, Kelly Campbell has Died
Iron Mines' Production Tax Tops $100 Million
CEO of Cliffs: 2017 Will be a Great Year
Dayton Continues His Opposition to Mesabi Metallics
SLC Board Moves Forward with Resolution About Federal Lands, Exploration
The wooded hills of Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park are seen in this file photo. Exploratory drilling for copper deposits is taking place on the western edge of the park.
Drilling for Copper Takes Place at Porcupine Mountains Park
Updated: Nolan Outreach to Trump Administration on Mining Draws Fire, Protest Held in Duluth

Sale of Magnetation to New Buyer is Final

Minnesota Announced a Leader in Mining

Lawsuit Filed Over PolyMet's Land Exchange

Europe Slaps China, Taiwan with Steel Anti-Dumping Duties

Trump Pledges Support for American-Made Steel in Pipeline Projects

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UMD Wins in OT to Claim NCAA West Regional, Earns Spot in NCAA Frozen Four

Pentagon: An Al-Qaida Leader Killed in Afghanistan Airstrike

Rich Updegrove Kicks off Campaign for Duluth City Council At-Large Seat

Northlander Karen Diver Honored at Annual Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial

UMD's Genocide Workshop Hopes to Brings Light to Today's World Issues

Authorities: Fire Could Have Been Worse If Not for Properly Maintained Sprinkler System

Bemidji Asst. Principal Charged with Soliticing Minors; Posing Online as Duluth Teenager

House of Hearts Charity Bonspiel Shows Spirit of Curling