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Bygones for July 24, 2017
Two Bovey councilors face felony charges
Police arrest alleged burglar in hour long chase, search
Officer-involved shooting reported Sunday in Willmar
Scientists invade Duluth to share emerald ash borer research
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The Memo: What to know in business this week for July 24
A taste of home: Nanay's Kitchen brings Filipino flavors to Rice Lake Road
Frustrating time to be a home buyer in Duluth area: Strong seller's market continues this spring and summer
United Airlines says it's bumping fewer passengers since dragging scandal
Lyft to build its own self-driving technology, open lab in California
Kahne records first NASCAR Cup Series win since 2014
Latavius Murray, Dalvin Cook vie to replace Adrian Peterson at RB
NBA: Hall of Fame coach Kundla dies at 101
Clayton, Nelson win Buzz Ryan Triathlon
Drag racing: Line nipped in Pro Stock semifinals
Duluth Film Collective creates community, aids collaboration among local movie lovers, filmmakers
Readings & Writers for July 23, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for July 23, 2017
How much does yard leveling cost?
At Rice Lake home, play runs in the family
Duluth Denfeld High School Class of 1944 Reunion
Mike & Bonnie Hatfield
Marilyn and Dick Story
Emma Louise Hegg
Bob and Margaret Ruikka
Michael W. Simon
Margaret Ann "Peggy" Collard
Nicholas J. Jagunich Sr.
Ashley Mae Peterson
Louis Anton "Tony" Fosse
Pro/Con: Venezuela needs negotiation, not American intervention
Pro/Con: Trump should muster an international rescue of Venezuela
Reader's View: Shaming can get potholes fixed
Reader's View: Fool’s gold is not the issue
Field Reports: Input sought on draft Lake Vermilion fisheries plan
Outdoors Notes for July 23, 2017
Houston's fishing report: Don't ignore warmer waters
Ask a Conservation Officer: Parking confusion at boat ramps
Nice Fish for July 23, 2017
Girl Scouts show support, volunteer to help other kids
Photo contest celebrates the St. Louis River
Through Readers' Eyes
July 22, 2017
Lightning strike knocks Northshore Mining offline; repairs underway
A lightning strike at the power plant that serves Northshore Mining in Silver Bay knocked the taconite processing plant offline Friday night....
July 22, 2017 - 10:08am
July 14, 2017
Massive copper mine tests Trump's push to slash regulation
SUPERIOR, Arizona - Rio Tinto's proposed Resolution Copper Mine in Arizona would tunnel 7,000 feet underground, where rocks radiate heat from...
July 14, 2017 - 9:15am
June 29, 2017
Environmental group says changes in PolyMet mining plan are significant
The environmental group WaterLegacy has asked federal and state agencies to conduct another environmental review of the proposed PolyMet copper mine after the company submitted revised plans for wastewater treatment and dam safety. The changes surfaced in applications for state permits...
June 29, 2017 - 7:26pm
June 15, 2017
After failed bid for Essar site, Cliffs picks Ohio for new plant
Cliffs Natural Resources has followed through on its threats to build a new plant outside of Minnesota after a failed bid for the former Essar...
June 15, 2017 - 12:51pm
June 1, 2017
Judge blocks Montana mine over environmental concerns
A federal judge in Montana has blocked the development of a contested mine next to a wilderness area in the northwestern part of the state, handing a victory to environmental activists who had argued the project could endanger grizzly bears and bull trout. Citing the Endangered Species...
June 1, 2017 - 7:51pm
May 10, 2017
U.S. Steel CEO steps down
United States Steel Corp. CEO Mario Longhi has stepped down from his role and will retire from U.S. Steel on June 30, the Pittsburgh-based company announced Wednesday. Longhi has served as chief executive since 2013 and joined the company in 2012. “When I came to the company, I...
May 10, 2017 - 6:55pm
May 9, 2017
Minnesota DNR ready to auction more mineral rights
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is ready to auction more mineral rights across northern Minnesota in the hope mining companies will find copper, gold and other valuable metals there. The DNR said Monday that it will auction off the mineral rights under 194,324 acres...
May 9, 2017 - 9:50am
May 6, 2017
Expert cautions state on costs to close PolyMet
An expert on the work needed to close old mines and keep them from polluting says the initial proposal for the PolyMet copper mine in Minnesota...
May 6, 2017 - 8:14pm
April 27, 2017
Cliffs reports loss, but increased iron ore sales
Cliffs Natural Resources lost $30 million in the first quarter of 2017, saying it spent more on efforts to reduce its debt and improve its long-term...
April 27, 2017 - 3:39pm
April 20, 2017
Trump launches trade probe targeting Chinese steel exports into U.S.
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump launched an investigation on Thursday to determine whether Chinese and other foreign-made steel threatens...
April 20, 2017 - 6:40pm
April 18, 2017
Study says Northland mining industry jobs are worth more than tourism
With claims by some mining critics that tourism is a more sustainable option than copper mining for the Northland, and with the federal government...
April 18, 2017 - 4:34pm
April 12, 2017
U.S. raises duties on South Korean steel piping
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Commerce Department said this week that it has increased anti-dumping duties on steel piping from South Korea, applying new legal tools that allow for more comprehensive calculations of foreign cost distortions. Following an administrative review, the...
April 12, 2017 - 4:47pm
March 8, 2017
Report: Trump's daughter, son-in-law renting from Twin Metals owner
President Donald Trump's daughter and son-in-law are renting a house from the Chilean family that owns the Twin Metals copper mining project...
March 8, 2017 - 5:13pm
February 18, 2017
ERP revives former Magnetation operations
Tom Clarke has developed a pattern in recent years: finding shuttered, bankrupt companies, buying them for pennies on the dollar and then restarting...
February 18, 2017 - 7:53pm
February 4, 2017
Mesabi Metallics submits plan to emerge from Essar bankruptcy
Mesabi Metallics has submitted its detailed plan to emerge from bankruptcy and restart the failed Essar Steel Minnesota taconite project in...
February 4, 2017 - 1:09am