Struggling Iron Range Company Magnetation On Verge Of Shut DownAn innovative Iron Range company that mines leftover mine waste is on the verge of shutting down unless it's rescued by outside investors.
Layoffs Set For Jan. 18 At Magnetation In Iron RangeIron ore producer Magnetation has a target date for layoffs on the Iron Range. The company said in a statement Wednesday night it will idle the plant in Bovey beginning Jan. 18.
Minn. Taconite Prospects Bright For 2014 And 2015 Prospects look bright for Minnesota's iron mining industry in 2014 and 2015 after a dip in production this year. State officials expect 2013 will end with production of about 38.9 million tons of taconite.
Minn. Company Picks Indiana For Iron Pellet PlantA Minnesota company has selected a northern Indiana site for an iron ore pellet plant costing up to $350 million to build.