At It Again: New Metal Ore Quests in Northern Minnesota, and the Resources Are Fading Away

We’ve all seen “North Country,” and we all know what Northern Minnesota is famous for as far as resources are concerned- iron. While a great much of the iron is MN is gone, new mining quests of untapped iron, nickel, and copper veins are pending, and could bring a new boom to the Iron Range. However, a whole new set of environmental hazards for the North Woods would follow.

For the full story, as seen in this week’s Minneapolis/ St. Paul City Pages, click here.