Mining in Wisconsin

11:47 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Mine Opponents Dominate Public Hearing in Hurley

Throughout the day, there were speakers and an audience at Hurley High School
Credit Susan Bence

A steady stream of citizens flowed through the Hurley High School Gym on Thursday, to offer input on early phases of mine testing. Most oppose a company plan to extract iron ore nearby.

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3:44 pm
Wed July 3, 2013

DNR Seeks More Information on Potential Iron Mine

Company must provide more specifics about mining plan in northern Wisconsin

The Wisconsin DNR wants more details from Gogebic Taconite, the company interesting in mining iron ore south of Lake Superior.

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