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A Chippewa leader is calling on state officials to stop spreading what he calls "propaganda" about spear-fishing and imploring lawmakers not to trade the state's natural resources for temporary jobs at a giant iron mine near Lake Superior.
Tuesday, April, 09, 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
MADISON — The major changes made to Wisconsin’s mining law make modifying administrative rules a comparatively minor task, the Department of Natural Resources Board was told Wednesday.
Friday, March, 29, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Wednesday, March, 27, 2013 - Superior Telegram - 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.
Friday, March, 22, 2013 - Superior Telegram - 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
The United States Coast Guard started breaking ice in the ports of Duluth and Superior this week in preparation for the 2013 shipping season.
Tuesday, March, 12, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Republicans who control the state Assembly say they are confident a mining bill will protect the environment and bring jobs to Wisconsin despite Democrats who say it will harm air and water quality.
Thursday, March, 07, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
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
The state Senate has approved a Republican bill that would dramatically overhaul Wisconsin'smining regulations.
Thursday, February, 28, 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
Friday, February, 15, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
The general meeting of Arrowhead Manufacturers & Fabricators Association begins at noon Tuesday at Hibbing Community College.
Friday, February, 08, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
A new report finds that groups that back a Republican rewrite of Wisconsin's mining laws gave GOP legislators and Governor Scott Walker more than $15 million over the last two years.
Tuesday, January, 29, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
MADISON — The only scheduled hearing for a Republican-sponsored mining bill drew an overflow crowd who urged legislators to consider mining’s economic and environmental impacts on the state.
Friday, January, 25, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
The company considering a massive open-pit iron mine in Iron and Ashland Counties told a panel of state lawmakers Wednesday that it would start work on a mining permit if a GOP mining bill becomes law.
Thursday, January, 24, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
MADISON — A Republican-backed mining bill released Wednesday maintains state environmental standards while streamlining the permitting process, its author said.
Friday, January, 18, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District today announced the final vessel through and the seasonal closing of the Soo Locks in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.
Wednesday, January, 16, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
Native American leaders from northern Wisconsin met at a Milwaukee church Tuesday night, promoting opposition to a possible iron ore mine in Ashland and Iron counties.
Thursday, January, 10, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Richard F. "Rick" Herubin, Jr., 64, a longtime resident of Superior died Mon., Jan. 7, 2013 with his wife by his side in the VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minn. following a year long battle after a spinal cord injury with various complications following.
Tuesday, January, 08, 2013 - - Obituaries (free view)