Taconite Talks Video: Les Minter
From providing jobs and shaping our skyline to helping provide funding for schools and partnering to protect the environment, iron mining is a critical part of Minnesota’s economy and community. That’s why – in our new video series, Taconite Talks – we are talking to people in our region about what it means to be a part of the iron mining industry and the impact it has throughout Minnesota.
In the first Taconite Talks, we hear from Les Minter, a third-generation steelworker at Minntac and member of USW Local 1938, about what iron mining means to him. Check it out!