New Woods Dedicated Along North Shore

In recognition of former ALLETE, Inc. board member Jack Rajala’s dedication to Minnesota forests and the iconic white pine, Minnesota Power Thursday announced the creation of the “Rajala Woods”, a forest management initiative initially located on five parcels of Minnesota Power property.

Steel Dynamics Idles Production at Mesabi Nugget

Steel dynamics idled production at its two Minnesota locations earlier this year, but until now, kept all 220 employees. The company says Tuesday's cuts are in response to a sluggish iron–ore market.

State Fund to Help Enhance Cloquet's Core

Cloquet has been awarded nearly $1 million through the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) to help fund major improvement projects in the area.

Mesabi Nugget Staying Idled Indefinitely

Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced plans to idle its Minnesota iron making operations located in Chisholm and Hoyt Lakes, MN, effective immediately. 

US Returns 25 Looted Artifacts to Italy

The United States has returned 25 artifacts that were looted from Italy, including Etruscan vases, 1st-century frescoes and precious books that had made their way into top-notch U.S. museum, university and private collections.

37 Million Americans Set To Travel This Holiday Weekend

Millions of Americans across the country are gearing up for Memorial Day weekend. While some people are staying home and firing up the barbecue, others are hitting the road. Here’s what to expect if you're traveling this holiday weekend.

Food, Sides to Put on Grill for Memorial Day Weekend

It's hard to believe, but Memorial Day and the unofficial start of summer is nearly here. But, before we all happily slip into that summer mode, there is still much to get done! Memorial Day is a big foodie day, and prepping the big feast takes a lot of time. 

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