Gov. Dayton: I Now Support PolyMet MineMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says he's moved from being "genuinely undecided" on the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine to being a genuine supporter of the project.
Copper-Nickel Mining Supporters To Boycott St. Paul MeetingsThe fight over whether to allow copper-nickel mining near the BWCA is shifting to the capital city.
Justice Dept. Seeks To Dismiss Twin Metals Mineral Rights LawsuitThe Justice Department has moved to dismiss a lawsuit challenging an Obama administration decision against renewing mineral rights leases for the proposed Twin Metals copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota.
Greenway Raiders Gather For 50th Anniversary Of Historic ChampionshipWinning the state hockey tournament is a big deal. In '67 it changed the lives of a group of guys from the Iron Range. The Greenway Raiders won their first State Championship that year.
Final Defendant Sentenced To 32 Years In Iron Range Fatal StabbingThe fourth and final defendant has been sentenced in the murder of a Virginia man killed at the request of his girlfriend in 2015, according to the Saint Louis County Attorney's Office.
U.S. Forest Service Approves Proposed PolyMet Mine Land SwapA proposed copper-nickel mine for northeastern Minnesota has passed another milestone.
Woman Sentenced To Nearly 29 Years For Arranging Boyfriend’s MurderA 22-year-old Eveleth woman has been sentenced to nearly 29 years in prison for her role in the killing of her boyfriend on the Iron Range in 2014, according to the St. Louis County Attorney's Office.
Man Sentenced To Over 30 Years For Role In Iron Range Stabbing DeathA 45-year-old Nett Lake man has been sentenced for his role in a fatal stabbing in Virginia, Minnesota in 2014, according to the St. Louis County Attorney’s Office.
Minnesota Mining Company Will Fight Lease DenialThe company that lost its mineral rights leases for a proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota says it's committed to pressing forward and will continue to pursue its legal options for keeping its mineral rights.
Man Sentenced For Killing Roommate, Burning Body In Iron RangeA Hibbing man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for killing his former roommate and burning the man's body in an Iron Range mine pit.
Gov. Dayton Proclaims 'Bob Dylan Day' In MinnesotaGov. Mark Dayton is declaring Saturday "Bob Dylan Day" in Minnesota.
Bankruptcy Court Clears Way For Iron Range Company's ShutdownA bankruptcy court has cleared the way for Iron Range mining company Magnetation to shut down its remaining operations.
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.
Iron Range Companies, United Steelworkers Reach DealCliffs Natural Resources has reached a tentative contract with Steelworkers at iron mines in Minnesota and Michigan.
Iron Plant May Close In Grand RapidsA struggling iron mining operation says it may shut down its last operating facilities in Minnesota and Indiana.