Penokee Hills mining http://wuwm.com en Lawmakers Could Close Land Surrounding Site of Proposed Iron Ore Mine http://wuwm.com/post/lawmakers-could-close-land-surrounding-site-proposed-iron-ore-mine <p></p><p>UPDATE: The Senate Mining Committee advanced the proposal Thursday, sending it to the full state Senate. Thu, 05 Sep 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Ann-Elise Henzl 12365 at http://wuwm.com Lawmakers Could Close Land Surrounding Site of Proposed Iron Ore Mine Mining Opponent Uses JFK Speech to Tout Value of Bad River Watershed http://wuwm.com/post/mining-opponent-uses-jfk-speech-tout-value-bad-river-watershed <p></p><p>No single group stands out more in opposition to the proposed iron mine in Northern Wisconsin, than the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa. Its chairman recently took his "stop the mine" message to Governor Walker's office - with a unique approach. Fri, 23 Aug 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Susan Bence 11424 at http://wuwm.com Mining Opponent Uses JFK Speech to Tout Value of Bad River Watershed Are There Other Job Creators in Proposed Iron Mining Region? http://wuwm.com/post/are-there-other-job-creators-proposed-iron-mining-region <p>One compelling element of the proposed iron mine in the Penokee Range is employment. An Ashland city councilor insists the area has multiple options for creating jobs.<br> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Susan Bence 11322 at http://wuwm.com Are There Other Job Creators in Proposed Iron Mining Region? Making an Impression Next to Proposed Penokee Mining Site http://wuwm.com/post/making-impression-next-proposed-penokee-mining-site <p>Wisconsin’s heated debate over mining iron ore continues to flare. We visit the harvest camp the Lac Courte Oreilles band has set up on the edge of the proposed mine.<br> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Susan Bence 11220 at http://wuwm.com Making an Impression Next to Proposed Penokee Mining Site DNR Seeks More Information on Potential Iron Mine http://wuwm.com/post/dnr-seeks-more-information-potential-iron-mine <p>The Wisconsin DNR wants more details from Gogebic Taconite, the company interesting in mining iron ore south of Lake Superior. Wed, 03 Jul 2013 20:44:21 +0000 Marge Pitrof 7273 at http://wuwm.com DNR Seeks More Information on Potential Iron Mine