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MiningMN Statement to Friends Tourism Report

MiningMN Statement to Friends Tourism Study

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POLYMET SUBMITS ITS AIR QUALITY PLANS

CEO EXPECTS MINING APPLICATION-THE FINAL PERMIT IN COMING WEEKS Jerry Burnes Managing Editor (Mesabi Daily News) HOYT LAKES — PolyMet took another step forward Wednesday by submitting its air quality permit application to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. The permit… Read More ›

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Rush of interest in Northland gold

By John Myers on Jul 23, 2016 at 10:47 p.m. EMO, Ontario — Just 40 miles northwest of International Falls, amid hayfields and swampland and forest that look much like northern Minnesota, New Gold Inc. is digging an all-new gold mine.… Read More ›

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SUPPORTERS FIGHT FOR TWIN METALS

Bill Hanna Executive Editor (Mesabi Daily News) The rally at Whiteside Park in Ely Tuesday had the feel of a summer festival. The U.S. Forest Service listening session about an hour later in the Ely High School auditorium was much… Read More ›

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Twin Metals view: Copper-nickel mining offers promising economic future

By Bob McFarlin on Jul 16, 2016 at 11:00 p.m (Duluth News Tribune) Twin Metals Minnesota is proud to be pursuing the development and operation of a future environmentally responsible underground copper-nickel mining project in Northeastern Minnesota. The Twin Metals project,… Read More ›

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POLYMET SUBMITS 4 PERMIT APPLICATIONS COMPANY REPAYS $5.1 MILLION IRRRB LOAN

Bill Hanna Executive Editor.  Updated July 11, 2016 ST. PAUL — PolyMet Mining has submitted the first four applications for its copper/nickel/precious metals project near Hoyt Lakes and Babbitt to the Department of Natural Resources. The company also announced on… Read More ›

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Mining Industry Advocate’s View: Actually, yes: Minerals needed; unwarranted opposition to process stifles growth, jobs

By Hal Quinn on Jul 9, 2016 at 11:00 p.m. At a time when politicians and business leaders are advocating to “make America great again,” certain federal agencies are missing the simplest ways to do so. Agencies like the U.S. Forest… Read More ›

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Range Leaders Push Forest Service to Move Twin Metals Hearing

Range Leaders Push Forest Service to Move Twin Metals Hearing WDIO http://www.wdio.com/TWIM/mining-twin-metals-environment-forest-service-iron-range/4183573/?cat=10335 They stood together, representing business, the trades, cities, counties, and legislative districts. And the leaders on the Range want the U.S. Forest Service to know, they are not… Read More ›

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Gold mining company targets Koochiching County

By John Myers on Jun 6, 2016 at 10:58 p.m. AngloGold Ashanti Minnesota has notified the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources that it is starting basic surface exploration across 33 state mineral-lease sites in Koochiching County. The exploration will occur in… Read More ›

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Norm Coleman: Dayton pulls an ‘Obama’ in denying mineral leases

His unilateral decision on Twin Metals project skirts due process.  By Norm Coleman MAY 5, 2016 — 5:59PM Gov. Mark Dayton and President Obama have more in common than simply being liberal politicians. Both are taken with the belief that they… Read More ›

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