St. Louis Co. Sheriff: Alcohol Likely A Factor In Serious CrashAlcohol may have been a factor in a crash that injured two men Friday night in St. Louis County. The sheriff's office says the crash happened at about 6:25 p.m. on Highway 7 and Zim Road in McDavitt Township.
Mountain Iron To Host 2015 Deer OpenerThe city of Mountain Iron has been selected to host the Governor's Deer Hunting Opener in 2015. The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association made the announcement Friday — a day before this year's deer season begins.
Minntac Gets Final Permits Needed For ExpansionU.S. Steel has received the final federal permits necessary to move ahead with expanding its Minntac iron mine and processing facility in Mountain Iron. A joint announcement from the company and the United Steelworkers union says the 483-acre expansion will allow the state's largest taconite operation to keep operating for around 16 more years.
US Steel Gets State Permits For Minntac Expansion United States Steel Corp. has now received the state permits it needs to expand its Minntac mine at Mountain Iron but is waiting on one remaining federal permit.
Worker Shocked, Injured In NE MinnesotaA man shocked while working on an electrical apparatus in Mountain Iron, Minn. is now in the hospital, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office.
Train Hits, Kills Eveleth Man A 38-year-old Eveleth man is dead after officials say he was hit by a train in northeastern Minnesota. The Saint Louis County Sheriff's Office got a call just before 3 a.m. Sunday in Mountain Iron.