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What’s Your Story? Voices of the Penokee Hills~2.0~Disturbing the Peace

Context and Purpose In early 2011 a proposal to develop an iron ore mine in the Penokee Hills in northern Wisconsin was first brought to the public’s attention. From the outset there has been a polarized debate often framed as … Continue reading

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Questions, Concerns & Sustainability

Grant Herman, retired Northland College professor, local business owner and board member of the Alliance for Sustainability discusses concerns, raises questions and talks facts about the proposed Penokee Hills iron ore mine. Part 2 and 3 of the interview with … Continue reading

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Future Generations

Mike Wiggins, Tribal Chair of the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, voices concerns regarding environmental and cultural injustices and the impact these injustices will have on future generations.

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