ST. PAUL, MN — The Minnesota Supreme court has declined to hear a petition for review from environmental groups regarding the PolyMet copper-nickel mining project.
CHISHOLM, MN — For the past 40 plus years Cleveland-Cliffs has managed Hibbing Taconite, but as of Monday that’s changed. As employees get used to
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
As the United Steelworkers negotiating committee returns to Pittsburgh, they’re reporting some “significant progress” in their nearly four-month effort to come to a contract agreement with ArcelorMittal.
Progress is being made on negotiations between United Steelworkers and U.S. Steel. According to the union, the mining company and the USW bargaining committee