mn mining

Polymet Mining Public Meeting Tomorrow

Polymet Mining Public Meeting Tomorrow: Tuesday, January 28, 2014 Saint Paul RiverCentre 175 West Kellogg Blvd, Saint Paul, MN 55102 5:00 p.m. – open house 6:45 – 10:00 p.m. formal presentation and public meeting   The Department of Natural Resources recently released PolyMet’s revised draft mining plan, called a supplemental draft environmental impact statement or SDEIS. […]

Mining in MN Catches Worldwide Attention

Mining meeting tonight: Jan. 22, 2014 Aurora, MN Location Details: Mesabi East High School, 601 N 1st St. W, Aurora 5 – 10 p.m. Doors will open at 5 p.m. Second of three, at the heart of the debate: on the Iron Range, closest to PolyMet’s proposed mine and processing facility near Hoyt Lakes. Again, Minnesota’s environment is […]

Mining Thoughts

To parts of the outside world, Northern Minnesota is a dreamy environmental oasis with clean water, pristine streams home to trout and salmon, rare species of wildlife, Native American Indian and early settler heritages; it’s a place to camp, hike, canoe, fish, and enjoy the outdoors. So the world must wonder if Minnesota will sacrifice these increasingly […]

Mining in Minnesota

Per the Mining Truth Organization: “PolyMet is the first of a series of proposed mines [copper-nickel] that could reshape Minnesota’s landscape and change our state forever.  The next few months will determine what Minnesota will look like 500 years from now. We need your support to ensure that we pass on clean water to future generations, […]

Friends of BWCA vs. Mining Industry: At Odds

The bill passed the house vote as of a few hours ago . . . According to the Duluth News Tribune: The bill … requires implementation of the act within 30 days of receiving requests. … it also reduces the amount of time, and limits the circumstances, under which anyone can file suit in federal […]