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Report: Health inequities cost Minnesota
Gun violence prompts school walkout, another rally at Minnesota Capitol on Columbine anniversary
Democrats urge Burgum to form bipartisan commission to look at state budget
Energy Transfer Partners makes largest donation ever to University of Mary capital project
The 'Lost 74': ND vet who survived shipwreck wants victims remembered as Vietnam War casualties
crime and courts
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
Grand Cities Children's Choir presents spring concert
New hardy rose variety was 16 years in the making
U.S. consumers who have store-bought romaine lettuce should 'throw it away immediately,' CDC says
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
Marilyn Hagerty: 'Red. This is it. We are done with you and your ice'
Spring weather - and wetness - are coming: Tips can help homeowners prevent basement flooding, ice dams
Field hustles home as Rays beat Twins in 10
With family on hand, even after his dad's knee surgery, Tucker Poolman helps Jets win series
Matt Cullen says he will take time to make decision on future
Friday's local clipboard
Jeff Teague's answer for struggling Timberwolves: 'Fight fire with fire, man'
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Lucille M. Heck
Margaret Brosius Harlow
Earth Day pasque flower hike set for Fertile Sand Hills
OUTDOOR REPORT: Focus switches to sturgeon on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River; light goose migration near peak in North Dakota
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
Wolves should be managed like other species, Minnesota legislator says
Outdoors notebook: Public deer plan meetings continue in Minnesota, Minnesota turkey season begins etc.
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Our view: Put online sellers on equal footing
Viewpoint: People could learn from Barbara Bush
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Rep. Josh Boschee
90th Birthday Celebration
Bill & Linda
January 25, 2018
Cliffs CEO promises continued growth in '18
DULUTH — Cleveland-Cliffs had a good year mining and selling Minnesota and Michigan iron ore in 2017, the company reported Thursday, Jan....
January 25, 2018 - 3:34pm
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