Jun 12, 2019KBIC votes to buy weed farm. June 4, 2019. The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community voted in favor of a major investment into a medical marijuana facility in a June 1 referendum. Unofficial results posted on the KBIC website show the vote passed 217 155. The vote approves the use of $4 million from the KBIC Elders Trust Fund to purchase
May 15, 2019Iron Range residents voted Tuesday night in favor of combining Eveleth Gilbert and ia Schools to create a joint academy model high school. Advertisement Content Continues Below Eveleth Gilbert voted 1,766 Yes, and 1,276 No. As for ia voters, as of 10 p.m. Tuesday night 67% voted yes, according to the leader of RAMS.
Apr 29, 2019Minority shareholders of Brazilian iron ore miner Vale SA have enough votes to request that board members be elected independently using a cumulative voting system and not in a single vote approving all names proposed by controlling shareholders, the company said in a filing.
Apr 21, 2019The ban on iron ore mining is a festering wound, with dependent sectors such as transportation and logistics too bleeding badly. The simmering anger is palpable among the many who have been deprived of their jobs, and it is likely to cast its shadow over the prospects of political parties in the elections that are two days away.