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Keep V-Day Weekend Hot At Franconia Iron Pour

You likely bought or got roses and chocolates this Valentine’s Day. What can you do to make the weekend particularly memorable for your sweetheart? On Saturday, the Franconia Sculpture Park in Shafer, Minn. is offering a unique, alternative option.

02/15/2014

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Protesters Confront Mining Co. At Wisconsin Site

A company looking to dig a huge iron mine just south of Lake Superior is having problems with protesters.

06/12/2013

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Charges: Mom Burned Son’s Face With Iron For Being ‘Bad’

The mother of a 7-year-old boy has been charged after police say she burned her son’s face with an iron.

05/14/2013

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Cliffs Cutting Iron Production, Affecting 625 Jobs

About 625 people will be laid off when Cliffs Natural Resources idles a Michigan mine and cuts production at a Minnesota operation due to declining demand for iron ore, the company announced Monday.

11/19/2012

Duck Hunting, Shotgun

Young Hunter Shot In Knee During Canoe Accident

An Eveleth teen was accidently shot by his brother while duck hunting in a canoe Saturday morning.

09/22/2012

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Minnesota’s Iron Ore Industry Bounces Back

Minnesota’s iron ore industry has bounced back to full speed, less than two years after bottoming out.

03/27/2011

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Mesabi Nugget Restarts After Maintenance Shutdown

The Mesabi Nugget plant will resume production, after it was shut down for maintenance earlier this month.

11/29/2010