Production of domestic raw steel through mid-May has declined slightly on a year-to-date basis compared to the same period in 2021.
Essentia Health will open its new clinic and urgent care in Cloquet with a ribbon-cutting and open house starting at 4:30 p.m. Mon., May 23.
Iron ore shipments on the Great Lakes totaled 3 million tons in April, a decrease of 44.7% compared to last year, according to reports from the Lake Carriers' Association. Shipments were 41.3% below the month’s 5-year average.
The ice season is over on the Great Lakes but the impacts of insufficient Coast Guard icebreaking linger, according to an announcement from the Great Lakes Maritime Task Force.
Like most communities on Minnesota’s Iron Range, Nashwauk has a rich mining history. It was the first mining community to develop in Itasca County on the western Mesabi Range. The first iron shipment from Hawkins Mine occurred in 1902, and in 1903 Nashwauk was officially incorporated with a …