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Mining Statistics Minnesota Department of Revenue

2019 Taconite Property Tax Relief Fund Distribution Iron Ore Production Comparison World U S and MN Minnesota Taxes Levied on Mining-Related Activity 1956-2018...

How taconite became a viable commercial product

As taconite became a viable replacement for natural ore mining advocates throughout the state pushed for favorable taxation for taconite mining In 1964 the Minnesota Legislature passed a bill...

Iron Mining In the Lake Superior Basin

taconite mining in Michigan and Minnesota is enormous and is unlike what was known in the 1800s and the first half of the 1900s U S Steel s Minntac mine project covers an area of approximately 20 000 acres The Hull-Rust-Mahoning taconite mine near...

Taconite Minnesota DNR

Taconite saved Minnesota s iron ore mining industry Learn more about Taconite from Minnesota History Center The Hull Rust Mahoning Mine in Hibbing Minnesota World s largest open pit iron ore mine First ore shipments in 1895 still being mined today 114...

Iron Range may get new taconite plant

Craig Pagel president of the Iron Mining Association of Minnesota said the announcement is another example of the continued growth in Minnesota s mining industry thanks to strong global demand Taconite prices remain at their highest ever production is strong six existing plants are operating at capacity and Minnesota taconite is being sold and shipped to Mexico and China...

Conflicted Over Copper How the Mining Industry

A taconite mine near Babbitt Minnesota that operated for several decades in the late 1900s has been leaching up to a half a million gallons of contaminated water each month High sulfate levels in the St Louis River have reduced the amount of suitable wetland habitat for wild rice and high mercury levels make fish consumption risky...

Taconite keeps Minnesota s Iron Range working Federal

In Minnesota mining jobs are the issue At one time underground iron ore mines stretched across three iron ranges in northern Minnesota but by the early 20th century it was the Mesabi Iron Range that brought Eastern European immigrants to the region to mine first a high-grade ore then taconite...

ORIGINAL ARTICLE Mortality experience among Minnesota taconite mining

Minnesota taconite mining industry workers Methods Mortality was evaluated between 1960 and 2010 in a cohort of Minnesota taconite mining workers employed by any of the seven companies in operation in 1983 Standardised mortality ratios SMR were...

Hibbing Taconite Looking at Options to Extend Life of

The relocation will allow Hibbing Taconite to expand their mining operations in the area west of Hwy 169 said Xcel Energy Spokesman Matt Lindstrom They are squeezing every possible option out of that mine that they possibly can said Kelsey Johnson president of the Iron Mining Association of Minnesota...

Mining in Minnesota Minnesota DNR

nbsp 0183 32 Minnesota currently has seven operating taconite plants which make the pellets About 44 million tons of taconite pellets were shipped from the state in 1996 That s enough to fill over 500 000 railroad cars In the past iron ore was mined on three iron ranges - the...

Commercialization of Taconite MNopedia

As taconite became a viable replacement for natural ore mining advocates throughout the state pushed for favorable taxation for taconite mining In 1964 the Minnesota Legislature passed a bill and a statewide referendum was approved placing the taconite amendment into the Minnesota Constitution...

Mortality experience among Minnesota taconite mining

Objective To evaluate the mortality experience of Minnesota taconite mining industry workers Methods Mortality was evaluated between 1960 and 2010 in a cohort of Minnesota taconite mining workers employed by any of the seven companies in operation in 1983...

Secondary Sources Articles amp Books

Taconite Dreams The Struggle to Sustain Mining on Minnesota s Iron Range by Jeffrey T Manuel Minneapolis Minn University of Minnesota Press 2015 MNHS call number HD9517 M6 M26 2015 Pioneering with Taconite by Edward W Davis St Paul Minn...