.S. Rep. Rick Nolan told the U.S. Forest Service on Monday that it would be a “serious mistake” for the agency to not renew the Twin Metals federal leases near Ely and Babbitt.
Ely Echo: Nolan reports Forest Service gives in to local pressure; first meeting on Twin Metals leases on for Wednesday in DuluthU.S. Rep. Rick Nolan confirmed late Thursday that the U.S. Forest Service will schedule a listening session - in Ely - about the renewal of exploration leases for copper-nickel mining firm Twin Metals Minnesota.
Eighth District Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan praised the action, and said they will aid the ongoing recovery of ore and steel businesses.
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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today applauded final determinations for tariffs (taxes) on low-grade, foreign government subsidized cold-rolled steel from several additional foreign nations announced this week by Department of Commerce. The U.S. International Trade Commission is expected to finalize them in September.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan told the U.S. Forest Service on Monday that it would be a “serious mistake” for the agency to not renew the Twin Metals federal leases near Ely and Babbitt.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KDAL) - As another public listening session is scheduled in Ely on Tuesday, Representative Rick Nolan is urging the U-S Forest Service to renew the Twin Metals leases in the Superior National Forest.
Cliffs Natural Resources President and CEO Lourenco Gonclaves has planned to take over the bankrupt Essar Steel project and create hundreds of new mining jobs on the Iron Range.
Rep. Rick Nolan of Minnesota's Eight Congressional District wants the U.S. Forest Service to renew mineral rights leases that could allow mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in northern Minnesota. Nolan issued a statement Monday calling it a "serious mistake" not to renew mineral rights to Twin Metals mining company.
ELY. MN (MNN) - After last week’s listening session in Duluth, U-S Forest Service officials are in Ely Tuesday night to get public input on whether they should renew mineral leases for the proposed Twin Metals copper-nickel mine.
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today urged the U.S. Forest Service to renew the Twin Metals leases, saying that failure to grant consent would be a “serious mistake” on the part of the agency and a major blow to progress and the environmental process.
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today applauded the declassification of 28 secret pages of the 9-11 Commission’s official report. Nolan is one of the few Members of Congress who took the initiative to obtain a special security clearance and read the transcripts in a locked and guarded room beneath the U.S. Capitol Building.
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Rep. Rick Nolan of Minnesota's Eight Congressional District wants the U.S.