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October 5, 2016
Northern Minnesota mine workers steaming over Trump's use of Chinese steel in casinos
October 5, 2016 - 12:10pm
July 28, 2016
Grant Goddard, general manager of the New Gold Inc. Rainy River gold mine project, explains how the open pit gold mine is being excavated near Emo, Ontario, on July 13, 2016. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/John Myers
Exploration gaining steam: Rush of interest in Northland gold
July 28, 2016 - 5:45am
June 17, 2016
Big moment for Boundary Waters Wilderness, faced with sulfide-ore mining
June 17, 2016 - 5:10am
December 2, 2014
Dave and Amy Freeman (second canoe from left) are joined by supporters in pouring rain Tuesday at the Washington Canoe Club in Washington, D.C. The Freemans' 100-day, 2,000-mile trek — that started in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on Aug. 24 — was aimed at drawing attention and opposition to proposed copper mine projects in the BWCAW watershed. Photo by Nate Ptacek
2,000-mile trip aimed at opposing mining in BWCAW watershed
December 2, 2014 - 9:17pm
Study fails to pinpoint source of mining health risks
December 2, 2014 - 7:41am