Soudan Mine reopens this weekend, 14 months after fire

Soudan Underground Mine State Park has been closed since a fire broke out in the half-mile deep mine shaft more than a year ago. Part of the shaft had to be rebuilt. But with repairs finished, park officials expect a bigger-than-usual crowd this summer.
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Soudan Underground Mine State Park has been closed since a fire broke out in the half-mile deep mine shaft more than a year ago. Part of the shaft had to be rebuilt. But with repairs finished, park officials expect a bigger-than-usual crowd this summer.

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