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Before walking in the Heritage Days Parade Saturday in Two Harbors, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan took time to meet with the Lake County Board of Commissioners to discuss a variety of issues facing the county.
The U.S. House of Representatives late Wednesday approved an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that “reaffirms” that a strong domestic iron ore and steel industry is vital to national security.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirmed zebra mussels were found in Lake Edward and the Mahnomen Mine Pit No. 1 in Crow Wing County.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan is embracing the fight against climate change in Congress even as he faces criticism from environmentalists back home for his support of local mining interests.
If it wasn't for the copper-nickel mine that could result in the end, even the most hardened PolyMet opponent could find something to cheer in the proposed land exchange between the federal government and the mining company.
By now, comparisons between Watergate and Richard Nixon and the Russia investigation and Donald Trump have become stale.
Soon after Trump entered the White House, his national security adviser Michael Flynn was forced to resign after getting caught up in the investigation into Russian meddling in the last year’s election.
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan has joined the Congressional Climate Solutions Caucus.
The Democrat from northeastern Minnesota announced Friday that he was the first Minnesotan to do so and that he also recruited Rep. David Joyce, an Ohio Republican, to join him.
PolyMet, in the midst of a legal battle over a federal land exchange for a proposed copper-nickel mine on the East Range, has a bipartisan group of congressmen ready to push the swap through as law.