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Mining Leases

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31 Mining Leases In Northern Minn. Get The Green Light

The possibility of more precious metal mining proposals in northern Minnesota took another step forward on Friday after the state’s executive council approved 31 leases of state and private lands to three mining companies seeking exploration.

10/25/2013

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DNR Rejects Environmental Review Of Mining Leases

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has denied a petition seeking an environmental review before the state awards its next round of mining leases.

11/27/2012