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'Raise Your Vote' speakers encourage citizens to vote, become informed and politically active
Billionaire couple from Toronto were murdered by multiple people, private investigators believe
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
A fifth-grader thought she brought gummy candies to school, but they were laced with THC
Taking a Gamble: Future renovation plans could phase out home of UND business school
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Turnovers quickly killed any momentum Vikings brought with them
Vaunted Vikings defense 'got whupped' when it mattered most ... by Nick Foles
Wentz going to Super Bowl while Thielen can only watch
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
McFeely: No miracle, only more disappointment for Vikings
Angeline A. Kachena
Shelby H. Loftsgard
Bradley Alan Norgart
Mabel A. (Oien) Hilliard
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
January 12, 2018
Plans for Cuyuna mountain bike trails come to fruition
CROSBY, Minn. — "It's been 50 years, it's time to move on," said Rep. Dale Lueck last year, when arguing for state funding for the Cuyuna...
January 12, 2018 - 11:03am
January 10, 2018
Magnetation startup could come this summer
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—The long-awaited restart of the former Magnetation operations just outside Grand Rapids could happen as soon as the summer, with more than 100 people back to work, months earlier than previously expected. New owner Tom Clarke said this week that he now has...
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm
December 8, 2017
Northeastern Minnesota iron ore pellet production on the increase
HIBBING, Minn. — Iron ore pellet production at northeastern Minnesota taconite facilities took a step forward in 2017. Pellet production...
December 8, 2017 - 10:48am
September 3, 2017
Third of taconite shipped from Duluth leaving US
DULUTH — More than a third of the iron ore shipped out of the Twin Ports so far this year has left the country. The Duluth-Superior Port...
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
February 19, 2017
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Tom Clarke has developed a pattern in recent years: finding shuttered, bankrupt companies, buying them for pennies...
February 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 9, 2017
Cliffs profits bounce back with iron ore demand
DULUTH — Cliffs Natural Resources, the nation's largest supplier of taconite iron ore, rode the recovering domestic steel industry back...
February 9, 2017 - 8:23pm
December 18, 2015
Budget bill has help for iron ore, steel in Minnesota
DULUTH, Minn. -- Buried inside the massive 3,009-page federal budget for 2016, the $1.1 trillion bill passed by Congress on Friday to keep the government afloat through September, are a handful of provisions aimed at helping the nation's beleaguered iron and steel industries....
December 18, 2015 - 9:45pm
November 17, 2015
More than half of Iron Range mining operations now affected by downturn
SILVER BAY, Minn. -- Cliffs Natural Resources announced Tuesday that it will close its Northshore Mining operations in Silver Bay and Babbitt due to the continuing oversupply of iron ore in the U.S. and global markets. The move will put many of Northshore's 540 workers...
November 17, 2015 - 10:45pm
December 12, 2011
Taconite industry strikes while iron (ore price) is hot
DULUTH -- The price of iron ore has bounced around on the global market in recent months, topping out at a record-high near $200 per ton earlier...
December 12, 2011 - 12:00am
July 24, 2010
Nashwauk, Minn., steel plant offers many jobs but some drawbacks
NASHWAUK, Minn. -- For the first time in nearly 25 years, the Itasca County town of Nashwauk has been rattled by explosions this summer. That's...
July 24, 2010 - 10:45pm
December 27, 2009
Global recession means terrible year for Minnesota taconite industry
VIRGINIA, Minn. -- Northeastern Minnesota's taconite mines have mirrored the economic downturn in 2009 hitting the national steel industry, with a massive hit to state and local revenues, several experts said. "It's been the worst since I've been here, and I've been here 25 years,"...
December 27, 2009 - 8:09pm
December 13, 2009
AROUND MINNESOTA: State fires ID verifier ... Police mum on shootings ... Anti-Muslim poster pinppointed ... more
State drops firm that verifies IDs
December 13, 2009 - 12:55am