01 Dec 2015
December 1, 2015

County board backs PolyMet

December 1, 2015

Mesabi Daily News
Jerry Burnes

With county officials meeting on the struggling East Range, the mining project that holds hope for new jobs in the area gained another endorsement Tuesday.

St. Louis County commissioners passed a resolution without objection to submit comment to the state Department of Natural Resources supporting the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the PolyMet mine near Hoyt Lakes, marking the board’s first on-the-record support of the project.

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