GTAC applies for exploratory permit
The company that wants to build a massive open pit iron ore mine in the Penokee Range has applied for a license to explore there. They also say they may file an "intent to mine" with the Department of Natural Resources in the next month or two.
GTAC mining company spokesman Bob Seitz says they'll move in drill rigs as soon as the ground has dried in the area by the small towns of Morse and Anderson on the Ashland/Iron County line.
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