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Content with its content: Minnesota Public Radio celebrates 50th anniversary with events in Moorhead
Voice for the rivers: 'Waterway Jay' quits his job to paddle Minn.'s 4,500 miles of water trail
Trump says Stephen Curry's White House invitation has been 'withdrawn'
In taking impaired drivers off roads, officer says: 'there's only so many people I can stop'
Matters of record received Sept. 23, 2017
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Sappi snags state award for Cloquet mill
Duluth port celebrates rail revival: CN container service opens new possibilities
New customer for AAR in Duluth
Dollar General breaks ground in Poplar
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Prep football: East blanks Denfeld, wins city championship
Prep report: Cloquet wins battle of unbeatens
College football: Ricci latest to join list of UMD injured
Today's college football preview: UMD at Wayne State
Ask a Master Gardener: Perennial division
Tackling fall lawn care
Art for every taste and budget
Design Recipes: Decorate with black
Tomato juice is a myth. Here's what you need to do if your pet gets skunked
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Thomas W. Gigliotti
David Lee Schildt
Vyonne Annette Long
David R. Thoennes
Margaret Ann Armstrong
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Reader's View: Finish waterfront-downtown Lakewalk link
Reader's View: Meat-eaters condoning animal cruelty
Ely race to include canoe-portaging division
SHTA raising money for new Split Rock River bridge
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Sunfish as bait? Nope
Students participate in Upward Bound programs
September 17, 2017
City administrator’s view: Real Flambeau Mine story free of problems
It is refreshing to me to learn that legislation is being introduced to lift Wisconsin's long-standing moratorium on metallic mineral mining....
September 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
September 15, 2017
'Ore Majesty': Iron Range dedicates its monumental new bridge
VIRGINIA — The U.S. Highway 53 relocation project didn't open to traffic as planned on Friday. Looming rain mixed with contractors still...
September 15, 2017 - 8:34pm
DNR releases PolyMet dam permits
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Friday indicated it's so far satisfied with PolyMet's plans to build a massive earthen dam...
September 15, 2017 - 6:58pm
September 13, 2017
Mining skirmish reveals divisions in DFL; Sipress apologizes for foul language
A recent dustup between Duluth City Council President Joel Sipress and DFL Congressional District 8 Chairman Justin Perpich illustrates deep...
September 13, 2017 - 6:07pm
Dayton's water-quality event draws crowd in Ely
ELY — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was on the edge of the some of the state's most pristine waters on Tuesday for one of ten Water Quality...
September 13, 2017 - 9:45am
September 12, 2017
Executive Council approves mining leases
Minnesota’s Executive Council on Tuesday approved the issuance of 284 mineral leases that allow exploration, and potentially mining, under more than 112,000 acres of land where the state owns the mineral rights. The leases were issued to four companies that submitted bids at the...
September 12, 2017 - 9:53pm
September 9, 2017
Wisconsin mining bill draws mixed opinions at hearing
Wisconsin lawmakers held a public hearing last week in Ladysmith about a bill that would eliminate the state's moratorium on sulfide mines. Under current law, mining companies are required to provide proof of a sulfide mine that's operated for 10 years and been closed for 10 years...
September 9, 2017 - 12:29pm
September 8, 2017
Chippewa files antitrust suit against Cleveland Cliffs
Fledgling Chippewa Capital Partners has filed suit in federal court accusing U.S. iron ore giant Cleveland-Cliffs of sabotaging plans to revive...
September 8, 2017 - 2:06pm
September 7, 2017
Emmer, Nolan add amendment to defund mining study
Minnesota U.S. Reps. Tom Emmer and Rick Nolan late Wednesday successfully added an amendment to a House appropriations bill to defund a proposed...
September 7, 2017 - 8:18pm
September 6, 2017
Battle over mining legislation ramps up in Wisconsin
Republicans say the repeal of Wisconsin's so-called mining moratorium would leave in place a body of other state laws to protect the environment. But the repeal legislation contains 10 additional provisions that would relax those other protections, say conservationists who are fighting...
September 6, 2017 - 7:41pm
September 5, 2017
Reader's View: Duluthians too smart to fall for copper mining
The definition of “toxic” is easy to find online: deadly, dangerous, injurious, harmful, virulent, etc. The people of Duluth won’t fall for it: Copper sulfide mining is not iron ore mining. We want to protect our children, elders, workers, communities, water, fish, forests,...
September 5, 2017 - 12:08pm
August 31, 2017
Chippewa lawyers tell federal judge another company is trying to sabotage restart of Essar Steel Minnesota
Chippewa Capital Partners, the company formed by billionaire Tom Clarke to revive the former Essar Steel Minnesota project, will get an extra...
August 31, 2017 - 12:11pm
August 28, 2017
The dam debate: PolyMet tailings basin dams are key point in upcoming permits
HOYT LAKES — Of the bad things that could happen once PolyMet starts running Minnesota's first-ever copper mine, critics say, among the...
August 28, 2017 - 9:03am
August 26, 2017
When mine dams fail: two recent examples
Two catastrophic mine dam failures, one in Canada and one in Brazil, made worldwide headlines in recent years for the downstream damage they caused. PolyMet officials say their tailings basin and dams will be so different from those that failed that any comparison is unfair and meaningless....
August 26, 2017 - 8:00pm
August 25, 2017
Minnesota mining bids to be decided Sept. 8
The state’s Executive Council will decide the most recent mineral leases bids received by the Department of Natural Resources on Sept. 8 in St. Paul. Five mining companies submitted sealed bids in June on DNR mining units in Beltrami, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake of the Woods and St....
August 25, 2017 - 7:12pm