An influential Democratic congresswoman wants to know why the Environmental Protection Agency opted against filing formal comments with state regulators when they considered whether to issue a key permit for
An influential Democratic congresswoman wants to know why the Environmental Protection Agency opted against filing formal comments with state regulators when they considered whether to issue a key permit for the PolyMet copper-nickel mine in Minnesota.
8th Congressional District Congressman Pete Stauber has introduced his first piece of legislation, which would move Polymet another step closer to “responsibly developing the NorthMet ore body in Northeast Minnesota.”
Follow the Science. That’s what Minnesota’s newest Governor Tim Walz has to say about the future of Copper-Nickel mining in Minnesota.
Global iron ore producer ArcelorMittal says no changes in employment, production or operations are expected when it assumes the role as managing partner for Hibbing Taconite later this year.
It all started in 2004, when PolyMet began the initial environmental review. Now, we’re taking a look at what’s next for the proposed mine project.
DULUTH, MN — Environmental group Duluth for Clean Water has issued their statement following the DNR’s announcement on Thursday to issue several permits for PolyMet’s
The DNR is responsible for the permit to mine, water appropriation permits, dam safety permits, public waters work permit, and endangered species takings permit for the project.
Political candidates in Minnesota were quick to sound off on the decision by the Minnesota DNR to issue several permits for the PolyMet project near Hoyt Lakes.
If you’re wanting to learn more about the Twin Metals project you can do so this Thursday, October 25. Up North Jobs is hosting an
A bipartisan piece of legislation has been signed into law and includes a requirement for certain projects to use American-made iron and steel. The America’s
From a strike authorization vote, to talks of a possible work stoppage, negotiations between United Steelworkers and ArcelorMittal haven’t been easy. Negotiations began July 9,
Miners at Minntac and Keetac on the Iron Range will head to informational meetings Wednesday to learn more about the new contract agreement before they
Pittsburgh, PA — United Steelworkers announced Thursday that it has ratified its contract with Cleveland-Cliffs. This comes just over a week after Cleveland-Cliffs and USW
From strike authorization votes to solidarity rallies, lately contracts have been on the minds of many in the mining industry. While Cleveland-Cliffs finalized a contract