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January 13, 2018
The Cason J. Callaway, seen from near the Lester River, makes its way through thick "sea smoke" on Lake Superior in subzero temperatures earlier this month. Bob King /
That's a wrap: Closing of Soo Locks ushers in shipping offseason
January 13, 2018 - 7:30pm
January 12, 2018
Cyclists make the first turn onto the trail Saturday during the Cuyuna 45NRTH Whiteout fatbike race at the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area in 2016. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service file photo
Plans for Cuyuna mountain bike trails come to fruition
January 12, 2018 - 11:03am
January 10, 2018
Magnetation's Plant 2, as seen in 2014. (News Tribune file photo)
Magnetation startup could come this summer
January 10, 2018 - 4:30pm
December 8, 2017
The Cliffs Natural Resources mine in Hibbing, Minn. Cliffs Natural Resources mines taconite and produces iron ore pellets. Amanda Hansmeyer /  Forum News Service
Northeastern Minnesota iron ore pellet production on the increase
December 8, 2017 - 10:48am
View of Essar Steel's rock separator (at left) and the tailings pumphouse and concentrator (right) under construction near Nashwauk. (2015 file / News Tribune)
Chippewa files antitrust suit against Cleveland Cliffs
September 8, 2017 - 2:06pm
September 2, 2017
Taconite pellets are conveyed into large mounds near the CN ore docks in 2014. File / News Tribune
Third of Twin Ports-shipped taconite leaving U.S.
September 2, 2017 - 1:38pm
June 16, 2017
Quotable: Foreign steel imports 'hollow out' U.S. iron, steel industries
June 16, 2017 - 12:37am
June 1, 2017
A Congressional View: Need to move iron ore makes expanded Soo Locks critical
June 1, 2017 - 9:01am
February 9, 2017
Crude taconite is transported by a hauler truck at Cliffs Natural Resources in Hibbing, Minn. (file photo / News Tribune)
Cliffs profits bounce back with iron ore demand
February 9, 2017 - 11:22am
April 25, 2014
Weather, ore prices hinder Cliffs' first quarter, but company predicts improvement
April 25, 2014 - 10:33am
August 24, 2010
This death certificate is from a taconite miner who died from mesothelioma. State health data shows that an unusually high number of Iron Range residents are dying from mesothelioma, a rare lung disease associated with exposure to asbestos. (2007 file / News Tribune)
Taconite worker health testing moving to Silver Bay
August 24, 2010 - 12:00am
January 18, 2010
Mesabi Nugget rolls out first batch
January 18, 2010 - 12:00am
September 11, 2009
Cliffs Natural Resources announces higher production expectations
September 11, 2009 - 8:54am
May 12, 2009
Iron ore shipments drop dramatically in the Twin Ports and Silver Bay
May 12, 2009 - 12:00am
March 10, 2009
Conflicting ballast rules confuse Great Lakes shipping agents
March 10, 2009 - 12:00am