U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack says new emissions standards enacted by the Environmental Protection Agency are a threat to Minnesota's mining industry. The rules are aimed at reducing the haze over northeastern Minnesota. Cravaack calls them an assault on jobs and says the federal government should let the state enforce pollution rules.
Becker fire continues to rage, crews set to fight it throughout the night
The fire at Northern Metals Recycling is still well alight more than 18 hours after it broke out.