Tag: Lake Superior

Mashkiiziibi (Bad River) Band files suit against Enbridge

Posted on July 31, 2019 by

Mashkiiziibi (Bad River) Band files suit against Enbridge The Bad River (Mashkiiziibi) Band of Lake Superior Chippewa filed suit against Enbridge on July 23 in an effort to have the 66-year old Line 5 pipeline that crosses their reservation decommissioned and removed.  Owned by the Canadian Corporation, Enbridge, Line 5 also traverses the Straits of Mackinac–the […]

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Congressional Bill Would Fast-Track Land Swap for Minnesota’s PolyMet Mine

Posted on July 26, 2017 by

This blog post draws from information gathered by the Minnesota Environmental Partnership. Check out their website for more information on mining in Minnesota. On Friday, July 14th, the House Committee on Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Federal Lands heard testimony for HR 3115—a bill that fast-tracks a land exchange between the U.S. Forest Service and PolyMet […]

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