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While the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources sifts through comments about sampling 4,000 tons of rock in a proposed mining area of northern Wisconsin, they are also waiting for a reply from the mining company.


Although most of the 500 to 700 emails, letters and public hearing speakers came out for or against an open pit iron ore mine, DNR Waste Management Director Ann Coakley says they won't tally that number.

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