134 Century Farms honored in MN in 2016



STATEWIDE – The Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau recognize 134 Minnesota farms as 2016 Century Farms. Qualifying farms have been in continuous family ownership for at least 100 years and are 50 acres or more. Century Farm fam… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

PolyMet reports fiscal 2016 results, sets goals and objectives for fiscal 2017



 PolyMet Mining Corp. reported in April that it has filed its financial results for the year ended January 31, 2016. PolyMet controls 100 percent of the development-stage NorthMet coppernickel precious metals ore body and the nearby Erie Plant,… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Great Lakes iron ore trade up 23.4 percent in April



GREAT LAKES – Shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway totaled 5,355,855 tons in April, an increase of 23.4 percent compared to a year ago, the Lake Carriers’ Association (LCA) said recently. Shipments also topped the month’… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

MnDOT buys steel for new Hwy. 53 bridge



A bird’s-eye view of the Hwy. 53 bridge site on May 18, 2016. Photo courtesy of Floyd Luomanen.VIRGINIA – The first order for steel girders that will span the Rouchleau Pit as part of the Hwy. 53 Relocation Project bridge has been placed and will be… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Sunken Glory, custom art of the Mesabi Iron Range by way of Budapest

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David Setnicker (left) and artist Ildiko Polyak of Budapest, Hungary hold the custom fabric art piece he commissioned her to make of an Iron Range mine scene. It is called “Sunken Glory.” Submitted photo.Budapest is alluring and kind of mysterious. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

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