Mining & Environmental News

Climbing Cliffs in Snowshoes

TOFTE, Minn. -- In this weeks Active Adventures Bluefin Bay Resorts on Lake Superior takes Fox 21's Brittney Merlot on a snowshoe hike up the Superior Hiking Trail Section 13, climbing cliffs…

Proposed Solar Garden Could Power Over 100 Homes

SUPERIOR, Wis.- Solar energy could soon be powering a large portion of homes in Superior. Superior Water, Light & Power submitted a proposal to the Public Service Commission last week for a community solar…

Tips to Keep Pipes from Freezing in Subzero Temps

DULUTH, Minn.- As temperatures are expected to drop below zero Tuesday night, pipes in your home are more likely to freeze, causing serious problems with your plumbing. Plumbers at ASP Plumbing say if you…

Lake Superior Levels High but Dropping This Winter

DULUTH, Minn.- The recent snow and rain the Northland has been getting has put experts on alert, watching Lake Superior lake levels. According to experts at the Minnesota Sea Grant, lake levels have remained…

Go Vegan this January with 'Veganuary'

DULUTH, Minn.- If eating healthier is one of your New Year's resolutions, a new initiative in Duluth wants to support you. Duluth Does Veganuary is part of an international movement to get more people to…

Duluth Youth Strike for Climate Change

DULUTH, Minn.- Young people in Duluth rallied with youth around the world holding a strike to raise awareness of Climate Change. Students with Duluth Youth Climate Strike posted up in front of City Hall…

Winter Storm Brings Down Popular Tettegouche Sea Stack

SILVER BAY, Minn. - A popular natural landmark for North Shore photography is no longer. The famed Tettegouche State Park Sea Stack toppled during the recent winter wallop that started blanketing the region with multiple inches of snow on Saturday,…