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PolyMet will appeal permit ruling to Minnesota Supreme Court

This Feb. 10, 2016, file photo shows a former iron ore processing plant near Hoyt Lakes, Minn., that would become part of a proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine. Photo: AP/ Jim Mone
This Feb. 10, 2016, file photo shows a former iron ore processing plant near Hoyt Lakes, Minn., that would become part of a proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine.

Updated: January 16, 2020 08:41 AM

PolyMet Mining Inc. will ask the Minnesota Supreme Court to overturn a ruling that canceled three permits needed for its proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota.

PolyMet President and CEO Jon Cherry says Monday's decision from the Court of Appeals has far-reaching impacts for Minnesota and any future project that depends on state permits.

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