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Environmentalists, PolyMet both claim victory after Supreme Court ruling

Both sides are claiming a win after the Supreme Court issued a ruling related to the proposed mine in northeastern Minnesota.

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Investigation finds EPA mishandled oversight for PolyMet mine permits

A new report found the EPA didn't follow its own procedures when it submitted comments on the proposed project.

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Army Corps of Engineers pulls PolyMet's wetlands permit

This comes as the EPA is doing a 90-day review of the project.

Court orders inquiry into PolyMet mining project permit

The Minnesota Court of Appeals found "irregularities" in comments submitted by the EPA.

Leaked email calls into question approval of PolyMet mine permit

The EPA was apparently asked to keep its concerns about the project out of the public record.

PolyMet gets final permit for controversial NorthMet mine

This decision clears the way for the project's construction.

DNR gives green light to PolyMet mine in northeast Minnesota

The project is opposed by eco-groups over pollution fears..