ST. PAUL, Minn.— A tide of mine closures and layoffs sweeping across Minnesota's Iron Range gave extra weight Monday to Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk's annual drive to help stock northeastern Minnesota food shelves. Although the Iron Range has dealt with the ups and downs of the national economy in the past, Bakk said this time is different: Hundreds of...» Read More
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