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Wisconsin Mine

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...

Debate Heats Up Over Giant Mine In Wisconsin's Pristine Woods

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 04.17.2012 | Green

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republicans in the Wisconsin Senate abruptly split Wednesday over competing legislation that would clear the way for a giant ir...

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...

Wisconsin Mayor: 'I Pray Every Night' For New Mine

AP | By TODD RICHMOND | Posted 12.06.2011 | Green

MADISON, Wis. -- The idyllic Penokee Range is a hiker's paradise, a thickly forested ridge running 20 miles from Lake Superior's shoreline across far ...