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The Latest: Minnesota mining company will fight lawsuit

FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2011, file photo, a prospecting drill rig bores into the bedrock near Ely, Minn., in search of copper, nickel and precious metals that Twin Metals Minnesota LLC, hopes to mine near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeastern Minnesota. Nine Minnesota businesses t

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2018-06-21 18:47:17

BWCA-related businesses sue Interior over mining leases

FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2011, file photo, a core sample drilled from underground rock near Ely, Minn., shows a band of shiny minerals containing copper, nickel and precious metals, center, that Twin Metals Minnesota LLC, hopes to mine near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeastern Min

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-06-21 12:23:00

Lawsuit challenges federal leases for planned Minnesota mine

FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2011, file photo, a prospecting drill rig bores into the bedrock near Ely, Minn., in search of copper, nickel and precious metals that Twin Metals Minnesota LLC, hopes to mine near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeastern Minnesota. Nine Minnesota businesses t

RAPID CITY JOURNAL - 2018-06-21 17:21:38

Ely tapped for first hearing in PUC’s Frontier investigation

REGIONAL— Ely will play host to the first of five public hearings ordered recently by the state’s Public Utilities Commission to take input on customer concerns about Frontier Communications. The Ely hearing will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Vermilion Community College. Anyone may atten

TIMBERJAY NEWSPAPERS - 2018-06-20 00:00:00

Gather around the grill this Father's Day | Hometown Focus | Explore Virginia, MN

Grilling seems to have become synonymous with Father’s Day. Perhaps it’s because of the warmer weather we usually experience since, officially, summer is just around the corner. It’s an opportunity to get outdoors, relax, and enjoy the wonderful aroma as a meal is cooked on the grill.

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Tim Pawlenty’s Trump problem: How closely to embrace?

BABBITT, Minn. —President Trump was due in a few days, but Tim Pawlenty was not ready to say if he would share the stage in Duluth on Wednesday with his party’s leader.

WASHINGTON POST

In new race for old seat, ex-governor waffles on Trump

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who is running for the office again this year, spoke to business leaders Thursday in Hutchinson, Minn.

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-06-20 00:41:11

Trump to rescind the federal mining withdrawal

President Donald Trump addresses supporters at Amsoil Arena in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday night, June 20, 2018. Nearly 9,0000 people filled the stands.Clint Austin / Forum News Service

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-06-21 11:00:00

Nation's 'Loneliest Woman Toughed It Out After Being Ordered Off Her Land By The U.S. Government

Dorothy Molter lived an somewhat isolated life on Knife Lake near Ely, Minnesota, from 1934 until her death in 1986. Molter operated the Isle of Pines resort from 1948-1986. After new legislature reclassified her land a a restricted use area she was ordered out by the U.S. government, but surprising

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The Long Line | Hometown Focus | Explore Virginia, MN

T he other day my youngest child got on a bus and headed off to the Minneapolis airport as I stood on the Virginia High School grounds and cried. I wasn’t really sure exactly why I was crying. Maybe because she seemed so grown up? Or maybe it was slightly out of fear for her safety? I had heard one

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Building good jobs creates more good jobs

It’s no secret that economic challenges have made it harder to find good work on Minnesota’s Iron Range than it has been in the past. That is why the Iron Range Resource & Rehabilitation Board (IRRRB) was created, to promote business, community, and workforce development throughout the Iron Range. T

MESABI DAILY NEWS

Mt. Iron creates TIF for Tykes Learning Center

Developers estimate that minimum improvements for the site of the 11,500-square-foot day care facility, to be located near the Lake Country Power building, will be substantially completed before April 1, 2019, according to a document provided.

MESABI DAILY NEWS

Mountain Iron begins addressing water lines

The unusual-looking machine will be, well, exercising valves — basically turning them on and off to prevent corrosion and keep them operating properly.

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2018-06-20 03:50:00

42nd Annual Land of the Loon Festival in Virginia - Fox21Online

VIRGINIA, Minn. – Happening Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17, the 42nd Annual Land of the Loon Ethnic Arts and Crafts Festival will be taking place in Virginia.

FOX 21 ONLINE

Trump can deliver a win for supporters and fair process

As President Trump enters the Northland today, he does so on a wave of tariff announcements and trade wars that may or may not ultimately benefit the Iron Range and its steel industry. Those will undoubtedly be highlighted talking points for the president today in an 8th District that carried him ha

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2018-06-20 03:33:00

Sen. Tina Smith's PolyMet Land Swap Amendment Clears Senate

Photo: AP/ Jim MoneThis Feb. 10, 2016, file photo shows a former iron ore processing plant near Hoyt Lakes, Minn., that would become part of a proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine.

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Time with dad: It's when those special memories are made | Hometown Focus | Explore Virginia, MN

Father’s Day is a wonderful time to sit down and be thankful for your dad. One way to honor them is to relish the memories you share and remind them how much those times meant to you. This week, as I spend time counseling children at Storybook Lodge Christian Camp, I was able to sit down and intervi

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How you can help support local news

The 2018 election cycle will be one of Minnesota’s most competitive in recent years as candidates filed in quick order for local, statewide and federal offices. With primaries upcoming in August, candidates have also started to file in and out of newsrooms to get their message to the voting public.I

MESABI DAILY NEWS

E-G, Virginia boards OK talks

“This is the current stage of a process which began well over a year ago,” said Dr. Noel Schmidt, superintendent of Virginia Public Schools, in a statement. “The school boards have proceeded slowly with this process and are doing their homework. They want to do this right.”

MESABI DAILY NEWS

Gilbert officer cleared in December shooting

GILBERT — Officer Joseph Bradach received high praise from Gilbert Police Chief Ty Techar at Tuesday's City Council meeting, for performing his actions "in a very brave manner" in an officer-involved fatal shooting last December. "This is public notice that Officer Bradach has been cleared of any wr

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