Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF) reported second-quarter net income of $30 million on consolidated revenue of $496 million. That compares with a net loss of $38 million for the comparable 2015 quarter. Revenue last year was slightly higher at $498 million.
U.S. Steel Corp. reported a second quarter loss of $46 million, a significant improvement over its year-ago loss of $261 million. Net sales of $2.6 billion declined from $2.9 billion during the same 2015 period.
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson on Tuesday said she's hopeful the Minnesota Legislature will hold a special session and approve a bonding bill that includes funding to convert the downtown heating plant from steam to hot water.
People curious about how the NorShor Theatre will look when it’s completed, or interested in attaching their name (or that of a loved one) to the theater, are invited to a casual poolside party at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, August 4, at Northland Country Club.
The recent downturn in demand for steel, which has negatively impacted iron mining, has brought with it a renewed call for diversification of Minnesota’s Iron Range economy.
When many people in this region think of Cook County, they think of hiking, biking and other outdoor recreational activities. But some locals contend that the area may soon be well-known for another amenity – the arts.
We know there is money to be made in the forests of Minnesota, but who thought it would be through a mushroom growing on birch trees? Its scientific name is inonotus obliquus, the Ojibwe call it wabadoo but to the growing number of harvesters that comb through the woods, the growth is known …
The newest Ben Franklin in the world can now be found in Minnesota. Tim and Mary Franklin opened a formerly closed Ben Franklin store in Sandstone on July 25.
Union Pacific reported 2016 second quarter net income of nearly $1.0 billion compared with about $1.2 billion in the second quarter 2015. Quarterly freight revenue decreased 13 percent compared to the second quarter 2015, as volume declines and lower fuel surcharge revenue more than offset c…
Alerus Financial Corp. hosted a grand opening at its downtown Duluth bank July 19 with a ribbon cutting and open house. Grand Forks-based Alerus completed its acquisition of Beacon Bank in January. Alerus Duluth Market President Deb Otto is pictured cutting the ribbon with staff and Duluth A…
Minnesota’s presence in the 19,000 Democratic National Committee emails that exploded into public view ranges from the mundane to an intriguing plea from a donor to get access to Gov. Mark Dayton or someone within his administration.
Officials in northern Wisconsin are assessing damage for the second time in two weeks after an early morning storm caused extensive damage and power outages across the region.
Melissa Burlaga has been named media marketing specialist at St. Luke's in Duluth.
An on-line poll conducted by USA Today/10BEST announced that the Lake Superior Railroad Museum, at the Depot in downtown Duluth was voted the Best Transportation Museum in the country. The final tally was announced Friday by USA Today.
Gizmoz Promotional Products and parent company Giant Voices announced that sales executive Kandice Gulbranson has been presented the Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) Melvin Jones Humanitarian award. Recipients are Lions Club members who have contributed ample humanitarian efforts …