Northern Wisconsin Mining http://wuwm.com en Mining: Gogebic Taconite Submits Tentative Plans to DNR http://wuwm.com/post/mining-gogebic-taconite-submits-tentative-plans-dnr <p>Gogebic Taconite wants to excavate five sites in northern Wisconsin, in order to assess the quality and quantity of the area's buried iron ore. The company estimates removing, at most, 10,000 tons of material from each half-acre location. Wed, 19 Jun 2013 17:34:06 +0000 Marge Pitrof 6163 at http://wuwm.com Mining: Gogebic Taconite Submits Tentative Plans to DNR Gogebic Taconite Gets Exploratory Permit http://wuwm.com/post/gogebic-taconite-gets-exploratory-permit <p>The DNR has granted an exploratory permit to Gogebic Taconite, the company that wants to open a giant iron mine in northern Wisconsin. Fri, 31 May 2013 13:37:55 +0000 Bob Bach 4636 at http://wuwm.com Mining Company Scales Back Plan to Dig Test Holes http://wuwm.com/post/mining-company-scales-back-plan-dig-test-holes <p>The DNR must have raised questions about five locations where Gogebic Taconite wanted to dig test holes in northern Wisconsin. State inspectors visited the sites this week, after the company submitted an application to do the work.&nbsp; Now G-Tac has submitted a new <a href="http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Mines/Gogebic.html">application with the State of Wisconsin</a>, asking for DNR approval to dig eight holes instead of 13.</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 17:31:26 +0000 Marge Pitrof 3508 at http://wuwm.com Mining Company Scales Back Plan to Dig Test Holes