ST. PAUL - A comprehensive environmental analysis of Minnesota's first proposed copper-nickel mine has been released for public review and input.
CLEVELAND - Shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes totaled 5.5 million tons in November, an increase of 7 percent compared to a year ago.
After more than three years a report on a proposed iron range copper– nickel mine is set to be released.
TWO HARBORS - People in Two Harbors couldn't believe what they witnessed Thursday after a massive train filled with tons of iron ore pellets derailed, causing dozens of cars to leave the track.
MADISON - A company looking to dig a huge iron mine near Lake Superior has submitted a storm water permit application to state regulators.
MADISON - A company looking to dig a huge iron mine in far northwestern Wisconsin has submitted a scaled-down sampling plan that would make blasting a last resort.
MADISON (AP) - The president of the company looking to open an iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin says he doesn't know whether an ongoing investigation into whether a mine he previously managed contaminated a Spanish aquifer with arsenic will affect the project here.
MADISON, Wis. AP - Public access to a proposed iron ore mine site in northern Wisconsin would be restricted under a bill headed to Gov. Scott Walker for his consideration.
CLEVELAND – Shipments of coal on the Great Lakes totaled 2.8 million tons in October, an increase of 92,000 tons compared to a year ago. Shipments were up 135,000 tons compared to September.
ST. PAUL (AP) - A long-awaited updated environmental review of the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota has been delayed by last month's federal government shutdown.