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Gogebic Taconite —GTAC — the company interested in building an open pit iron ore mine in the Penokee Range near Lake Superior, is expected to file for an exploratory permit soon.
Friday, March, 22, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Two Wisconsin lawmakers have asked the president of Gogebic Taconite to remove armed security guards from the company’s proposed mining site in Ashland and Iron counties.
Tuesday, July, 09, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
A proposal to develop Wisconsin’s first major taconite mine and processing center in southern Ashland and Iron counties is opposed by nearly two-thirds of the people surveyed by a team of University of Wisconsin-Superior economists.
Friday, September, 20, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
Sunday, April, 14, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
State lawmakers have spent the past two years debating a bill aimed at clearing the way for a massive open pit iron mine in Northern Wisconsin.
Monday, February, 18, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
On Oct. 8, new information regarding the proposed taconite mine in the Penokee Range was made public based on the core sampling taken by Gogebic Taconite.
Friday, October, 25, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Opinion
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Thursday approved the exploratory drilling application submitted by Gogebic Taconite, LLC.
Friday, May, 31, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
Commander, Coast Guard Sector Sault Sainte Marie concluded Operation Taconite Thursday morning.
Monday, April, 29, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
One person has been charged in the masked raid on a Gogebic Taconite (GTAC)exploratory drill site last week.
Monday, June, 24, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
A confrontation between protesters and the mining company Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) Tuesday ended peacefully and without arrests in Iron County.
Wednesday, June, 12, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
It is increasingly apparent that Iron and Ashland Counties, those affected by the Gogebic Taconite mine proposal, approach their responsibilities very differently.
Friday, November, 22, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Opinion
A woman accused of stealing a camera from a mine worker in northernWisconsin as she protested Gogebic Taconite's mining plans is going to trial.
Monday, December, 02, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Superior firefighters spent six hours battling a fire in the conveyor belt system at the Burlington Northern-Santa Fe taconite facility in the city’s Allouez neighborhood Monday night.
Tuesday, August, 27, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
To the Telegram: We have been told the reason for “streamlining Wisconsin mining laws” is to create jobs by mining taconite in the Penokee Hills in Northwestern Wisconsin.
Tuesday, March, 05, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Opinion
Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) held one-on-one meetings with northern Wisconsin residents on Monday to hear input on its proposed mine in the Penokee Hills.
Wednesday, November, 20, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Gogebic Taconite has brought in semi-automatic rifle-toting security guards dressed in camouflage fatigues to secure their drilling sites in the Penokee Range.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Gogebic Taconite is expected to conduct test drilling on the site of its proposed iron ore mine in Northwestern Wisconsin by the end of April, a state regulator and the company said this week.
Friday, March, 29, 2013 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - News
When the 1,000-foot freighter Edgar B. Speer departed Two Harbors earlier this week for a steel mill in Gary, Ind., it left with a load of 60,000 tons of taconite.
Wednesday, May, 01, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
Gogebic Taconite (GTAC), the company interested in building an open pit iron ore mine in the Penokee Range near Lake Superior, is expected to file for an exploratory permit soon.
Tuesday, March, 19, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Mike Wiggins, the chairman of the Bad River Tribe, says Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) should already know what’s in the Penokee Hills iron ore body.
Wednesday, August, 07, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business