Mining & Environmental News

Wisconsin Goats Go Green

DULUTH, Minn.- While herds of Northlanders flocked to the polls for their civic duty, a herd of Northland Animals took the streets of Bennett Wisconsin, for their environmental duty. Breaking…

Some Like it Rainy, Some Like it Snowy

DULUTH, Minn.-The Twin Ports was pulled two different ways today. Shoppers at Miller Hill Mall were taken by surprise by the immense snowfall, while those by the lake were treated to…

Minnesota Officials to Announce PolyMet Mine Decision

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota officials are set to announce whether they are granting permits for a planned copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will announce its decision Thursday on permits sought for the planned…

Northland Winter Weather Outlook 2018-2019

DULUTH, Minn. - Halloween is right around the corner.  Along with the parties, kids are getting ready for trick-or-treating.  But, Northlanders know that the weather can very well be more of a…

Duluth Police and DEA Promote Proper Drug Disposal

DULUTH, Minn.- The Drug Enforcement Administration sponsored their 16th National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday. That event has collected nearly 12 unneeded tons of medications last April in Minnesota alone.…

Northlanders Rally to Clean Up Local Beaches

DULUTH, Minn. - If common Northland beaches look a little cleaner, it's all thanks to helpful Northland volunteers. The City of Duluth was just one of the sponsors for the coastal cleanup project…