Tuesday Jul 8
Essar Steel Minnesota moving ahead despite financing challenge
Essar Steel Minnesota lenders will allow the company to revise terms related to the company's recent sale of $450 million in 11.5 percent secured notes, the company announced June 27. At issue was the inability of Essar Global, the parent company, to contribute $361 million toward the total package by a specified deadline, the Minneapolis Star ... (more)
Iron Range School Superintendent Arrested for Alleged Drunk Driving
The report says Mark Adams attended a Fourth of July gathering in Nashwauk and when he stopped at a gas station on the way home, employees say they caught him going to the bathroom on the floor in a back storage area.
Aerial Views of Itasca County Development
Rusty Eichorn never really needs an excuse to fly. But he definitely had one last week, when he took WDIO-TV up in his Cessna 180, to check out the mining development going on in Itasca County.
Nashwauk-Keewatin Students Build Hovercraft
Talk about a hands on project. It all started with a snowmobile and a little imagination.
Sault mill not up for sale: Essar
Essar Steel Minnesota LLC, the massive unfinished taconite facility on Minnesota's Mesabi Range, may be sold, according to reports quoting an inside source close to decision-makers at Essar's corporate headquarters in India.