Mesabi Range


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Me·sa·bi Range

 (mə-sä′bē)
A series of low hills in northeast Minnesota. Extensive iron ore deposits were discovered here in 1887.

Me•sa′bi Range′

(məˈsɑ bi)
n.
a range of low hills in NE Minnesota, noted for major iron-ore deposits.
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Noun1.Mesabi Range - a range of hills in northeastern Minnesota where rich iron ore deposits were discovered in 1887Mesabi Range - a range of hills in northeastern Minnesota where rich iron ore deposits were discovered in 1887
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The team closed out its 2017-2018 season with a 35-0 win over Minnesota's Mesabi Range Community College Norsemen in the 2017 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Red Grange Bowl.
Considering conditions, serious labor disturbances were not numerous and were confined to the ending of the Clifton-Morenci strike in January; the IWW disturbance on the Mesabi Range, where a number of the underground mines were closed, though total iron-ore shipments were not curtailed; and the closing of most of the Mother Lode mines in Amador County, California, for seven weeks, the miners returning to work on the old basis at the end of that period.
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iron ore production move to Minnesota's Mesabi Range in the late 1800s, and the global industry, which massively shifted to an Asia-centric focus in the latter years of the last century, Iron Mountain continued to supply ore to several well-known steel producers.
Business: Trust that owns mining interests in the Mesabi Range in northern Minnesota
Essar plans to boost steel production and is building its own iron ore mine on the Mesabi Range in northern Minnesota.
There was never any thought to conservation, nor to including a "nonreplacement" fee in its cost because, like copper ore in Montana or iron ore in the Mesabi Range, it could only be used once.
The dual-campus Mesabi Range Community and Technical College in Eveleth and West Virginia, Minn.
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The NorthMet deposit, located almost 100 km north of Duluth in the Mesabi Range district, was discovered by US Steel Corp.