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March 29, 2018
Members of the Fond du Lac Band work through the wild rice on Dead Fish Lake near Saywer, Minn. Forum News Service file photo
MPCA challenges judge's ruling on sulfate limit
March 29, 2018 - 11:04am
March 1, 2018
Poll shows growing opposition to mine near Boundary Waters
March 1, 2018 - 8:09pm
February 9, 2018
Rick Nolan
Mining, BWCA and Trump: 5 reasons Rick Nolan's announcement is a big deal
February 9, 2018 - 7:24pm
February 6, 2018
Lawsuits, contested case hearings could decide final outcome for Polymet permit
February 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
January 27, 2018
US Forest Service rolls back study of mining near Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeast Minnesota
January 27, 2018 - 8:00am
January 26, 2018
A 2005 file photo taken in Minnesota's Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Courtesy of Jay Helmick of Harwood, N.D. / Forum News Service
Trump administration curtails review of mining ban on land near Boundary Waters
January 26, 2018 - 7:36am
January 25, 2018
Lourenco Goncalves
Cliffs CEO promises continued growth in '18
January 25, 2018 - 3:34pm
January 23, 2018
Tom Clarke, who is leading efforts to restart the former Essar Steel Minnesota project as Mesabi Metallics. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Clarke ready to move Mesabi Metallics forward
January 23, 2018 - 5:39am
January 12, 2018
Cyclists make the first turn onto the trail Saturday during the Cuyuna 45NRTH Whiteout fatbike race at the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area in 2016. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service file photo
Plans for Cuyuna mountain bike trails come to fruition
January 12, 2018 - 11:03am
January 11, 2018
Judge rejects PCA's proposed sulfate limit for wild rice waters: Impact unclear with old, unenforced statewide regulation still in place
January 11, 2018 - 7:59pm
January 10, 2018
Magnetation startup could come this summer
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm
Jeremy Eckroth, environmental manager at the Falkirk Mine in central North Dakota, stands in front of a massive dragline excavator at the mine in August 2017. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
January 10, 2018 - 3:30pm
January 9, 2018
PCA plans to deny sulfate variance for Minntac taconite processing center
January 9, 2018 - 11:57pm
December 23, 2017
President Donald Trump signs an executive order on immigration, at the Pentagon in Arlington, Va., Jan. 27, 2017. For the president, the chaos of the travel ban and the subsequent legal challenges was the first, sharp evidence that he could exert power over a federal bureaucracy he criticized on the campaign trail. (Stephen Crowley/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Trump administration renews mining leases near Minnesota wilderness area
December 23, 2017 - 1:04pm
December 22, 2017
Twin Metals gets federal mining leases back
December 22, 2017 - 8:37pm