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Wisconsin Iron Mine

Wisconsin Mining Project Blocked By Tribe

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 04.14.2013 | Green

ODANAH, Wis. — For generations the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has quietly carved out a hardscrabble existence in the evergreen for...

Mining Company Pulls Out

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 05.07.2012 | Green

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Republicans' push to kick-start an iron mine in northwestern Wisconsin crashed to a halt Tuesday after GOP senators f...

State Senator Votes On Iron Mining 'With A Clear Conscience'

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 05.01.2012 | Green

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state senator who holds the swing vote on a bill that would rewrite Wisconsin's iron mining regulations rejected a compromi...

Dozens Pack Hearing On Wisconsin Mining Bill

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 04.18.2012 | Green

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Opponents of a proposed iron mine in northwestern Wisconsin seized what might be their last official chance to sound off on a c...

Enviros, Locals, Tribes Spar Over Wisconsin Mine Bill

AP | By TODD RICHMOND | Posted 12.14.2011 | Green

WEST ALLIS, Wis. -- Conservationists, business leaders and tribal leaders squared off Wednesday at the first public hearing on a Republican bill desig...