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September 8, 2017 RSS feed / Business

Iron mines account for 95 percent of total annual School Trust Land revenue

State legislators, county officials, and state regulators toured School Trust Lands recently before meeting with iron mining officials to discuss this little-known facet of K-12 funding in Minnesota.  More...

BBB, Give.org offer tips on helping Texas in aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

The Better Business Bureau and BBB Wise Giving Alliance are advising people to help as much as they can in the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, but to do so with caution and make sure their donations get to the people who need it most. More...

Minnesota iron exports surge in 2nd quarter of 2017, DEED says

Minnesota’s iron mining industry contributed to an increase in state exports, according to a recent release from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).  More...

State exports are at $5.1 billion, up 7.4 percent

Minnesota companies exported $5.1 billion worth of manufactured, mining and agricultural products in the second quarter of 2017, a 7.4 percent increase from the same period a year earlier, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Departme More...

Jasper Engineering promotes both a vibrant region and iron mining industry

HIBBING – Iron mining has long been an economic driver of northeast Minnesota— and Jasper Engineering & Equipment Company’s single largest market.  More...

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