STAFF BLOG EH? PLUS Northshore mercury roundup
Residents of Silver Bay and Babbitt are invited to turn in their old mercury-laden products and old electronics free of charge during two events sponsored by Cliffs Natural Resources Northshore Mini... Posted on 6/10/13 at 11:00 PM
STAFF BLOG TWIN PORTS BUSINESS Mining deaths reach record low
Mining deaths fell to an all-time low in 2009, according to preliminary data from the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Adminstration.
Deaths at metal and nonmetal mine deaths register... Posted on 1/5/10 at 2:59 AM
Half the work Superior-based Lakehead Constructors does is mining related.
That reality puts the construction company’s president and chief executive officer, Brian Maki, in favor a proposal that would bring mining to northern Wisconsin.
The Knapp Village Board on Tuesday night unanimously passed a six-month moratorium on nonmetallic mining and processing plants, citing the need for more time to study how sand mining could affect the western Dunn County community.
By Pamela Powers, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
, January 11, 2012
The mining company that is about to begin drilling about 30 miles inland from Lake Superior may end up sinking 30 exploratory holes, more than the eight they’ve applied for with the Department of Natural Resources.
Mike Simonson, Wisconsin Public Radio
, June 10, 2011
A taconite mine proposed near Ashland in northern Wisconsin could bring thousands of high-paying jobs to the region and billions of dollars to the state's economy, but it would first have to pass an extensive environmental impact study.
Judy Newman, The Wisconsin State Journal
, April 12, 2011
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