Wednesday, May 09, 2012 By Aaron Brown
This current project would upgrade Unit 4, the "workhorse" of the plant, according to MP officials. The company spent a similar amount of money upgrading the oldest Units 1 and 2 over the past six years.
Having friends in the trades here on the Iron Range I've seen how these projects keep a large number of people in the area working over an extended period. The economy here is by no means perfect, but between this, Magnetation and the start of road construction, people are working.