According to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, the mining activity resulting from this mine blast at Minntac will result in approximately $1 million for the Permanent School Fund.
Representative Murphy tours Minntac
Minnesota House Majority Leader Erin Murphy (DFL – Saint Paul) toured U.S. Steel’s Minntac facility to learn more about the largest taconite mining operation in the Mesabi Iron Range. Pictured with Representative Murphy is Bob Bratulich, director of United Steelworkers District 11, who helped facilitate the tour.
Minnesota Public Radio
Mesabi Daily News