Mining & Environmental News

Lake Superior Nearly 100 Percent Frozen

DULUTH, Minn.- It's been an impressive winter on Lake Superior. That's because ice has covered nearly 100 percent of the big lake. According to a Professor at UMD, the…

Great Lakes Gear Exchange Pop Up Show

DULUTH, Minn.- Outdoors lovers bought gear at a pop up shop at the Duluth Folk school today. Great Lakes Gear Exchange has recycled or used gear they sell at a discounted price.…

Heavy Snowfall Could Lead to Increased Flooding

MINNESOTA- There could be an increased flooding risk this spring because of all the snow we've been getting. According to the National Weather Service, agencies are measuring Minnesota's risk of flooding…

Northland Springs Into Spring Cleaning

DULUTH, Minn.- Even though it may not feel like it, we are less than two weeks away from Spring. That means many Northlanders have started their Spring Cleaning routines. Some even hire professional…

Cleveland-Cliffs Delivers State of the Business

CHISHOLM, Minn.- Chisholm business leaders, city and state officials, and employees heard a state of the business update from the iron ore mining company Cleveland-Cliffs. President, Chairman and CEO Lourenco Goncalves spent the beginning…

First Repeating Snowstorms, Now Potholes

DULUTH, Minn.- Old Man Winter has not been kind to Duluth's streets this season. While Duluth Public Works crews have been busy battling snow, potholes have invaded roads. The peaceful rumble of a car rolling…