Mary Annette Pember
9/5/14
Faced with growing citizen opposition, Gogebic Taconite may be wavering in its plans to build one of the world’s biggest open pit iron ore mines in the pristine Penokee Mountains i...
Mary Annette Pember
7/16/14
The Wisconsin Federation of tribes has asked the Environmental Protection Agency to use the 404 C portion of Clean Water Act to stop mining activity by Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) in t...
Michael Agresta, Michigan Tech
6/19/14
Environmental history professor Nancy Langston visited far northern Sweden to study the impact of a proposed open-pit mine on the indigenous Sámi people...
Al Gedicks

One year ago today, March 11, 2013, Governor Scott Walker signed into law Act 1, the ferrous mining bill that was written by Gogebic Taconite (GTac) and financed by over $1 million in political contributions to Republican legislators....

3/11/14
Mary Annette Pember
2/21/14
The Bad River Ojibwe Tribe of Wisconsin has asked the federal government to stop all mining activities in the Penokee Range in Northern Wisconsin according to a story February 19 o...
Mary Annette Pember
1/28/14
The battle over building a huge open pit iron ore mine in the Penokee Hills in Northern Wisconsin is heating up on a number of fronts...
Mary Annette Pember
12/11/13
Gogebic Taconite (GTAC), the company that is seeking to dig the world’s biggest open pit iron ore mine near the Bad River Ojibwe Reservation in Wisconsin continues its battle with ...
Al Gedicks & Dave Blouin

October 28 was the 10th anniversary of the historic victory over the controversial Crandon mine project adjacent to the Mole Lake Sokaogon Chippewa Reservation....

11/9/13
ICTMN Staff
9/11/13
Chris Cline, the billionaire behind the taconite mine battle in Wisconsin, has been getting some ink for his fight against the tribes who oppose the project...
Mary Annette Pember
9/3/13
Wisconsin State Republican Senators presented a bill specifically allowing Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) to bar citizen access to the company’s mining site located on public land...

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