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August 24, 2018
President John Hinderaker of the Center of the American Experience holds a magazine with a story about an August 2018 report that shows copper-nickel mines in northern Minnesota would be good for the economy. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Reports add more heat to mining debate
August 24, 2018 - 10:10am
June 2, 2018
Letter: County should not allow mine to reopen
June 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 10, 2018
Letter: Join National Geographic adventures in saving BWCA
May 10, 2018 - 2:49pm
August 6, 2013
The Goodhue County Board looks on as audience members stand up holding signs with reasons to ban silica sand mining in the county. Nearly a hundred citizens attended Tuesday's public hearing, expressing overwhelming support to extend the mining moratorium. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
Mining ban gets 6-month extension
August 6, 2013 - 5:07pm
July 16, 2013
Planning commission says 'no' to extending mining ban
July 16, 2013 - 2:52pm
June 25, 2013
Editorial: Will county continue sand debate?
June 25, 2013 - 4:51pm
May 12, 2013
Although a mining moratorium remains in place in Goodhue County, an open-pit silica mine is operational just across the border near Hager City. -- photo by Michael Brun/Republican Eagle
A bird's-eye view of mining
May 12, 2013 - 10:00am
April 27, 2013
Land-use Management Director Lisa Hanni (front) presents proposed changes to the county's mining ordinance Thursday at Zumbrota City Hall. The ordinance is being revised before the countywide mining moratorium ends Sept. 6.
Panel digs into mining setbacks
April 27, 2013 - 1:00pm
June 3, 2012
Red Wing considers mining moratorium amendments
June 3, 2012 - 10:20am
June 18, 2011
Letter: Silica sand fight is about the very essence of who we are
June 18, 2011 - 7:17am
September 23, 2008
Mining operation booming
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am