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The popular Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center in Duluth, operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is offering a series of summer films between noon and 4 p.m. now through Labor Day.
Monday, July, 22, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Community
An attorney who has been critical of mining company GTAC says the company might have committed a felony when it hired an unlicensed security firm to guard its test drills.
Thursday, July, 18, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
The head of an American Indian tribe is urging nonviolent opposition to the possible opening of an iron ore mine near their reservation in northern Wisconsin.
Friday, July, 12, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
A video has surfaced of the incident at a northern Wisconsin mining site that led tocriminal charges against a Stevens Point woman.
Friday, July, 12, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
I am responding to the letter that Sen. Bob Jauch, D-Poplar, and Rep. Janet Bewley, D-Ashland planned to send to Gogebic Taconite requesting the removal of the security hired to protect the company’s employees and equipment.
Friday, July, 12, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Opinion
Heavily armed guards at an Iron County mining site have been temporarily taken off the job after it surfaced that they're not licensed in the state.
Thursday, July, 11, 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
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
Exploratory drilling is expected to continue for another month or so in the Penokee Range — but after that there will be some “mini-mining.”
Friday, June, 28, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
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
Friday, June, 21, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Tuesday, June, 18, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Sports
The Lac Courte Oreilles tribe is trying a unique way to help the Bad River tribe stop the proposed iron ore mine in the Penokees. They’re gathering wild onions and mushrooms. The new LCO Harvest Camp is set in the backwoods of Iron County, right in the middle of the proposed mine.
Monday, June, 17, 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
Exploratory drilling into the largest deposit of iron ore in North America could begin as soon as this Saturday in northern Wisconsin’s Penokee Range.
Tuesday, June, 04, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Thursday approved the exploratory drilling application submitted by Gogebic Taconite, LLC.
Friday, May, 31, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
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
Commander, Coast Guard Sector Sault Sainte Marie concluded Operation Taconite Thursday morning.
Monday, April, 29, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Sunday, April, 14, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
The Spruceglen sails under the Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth on Tuesday afternoon.
Wednesday, April, 10, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News