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Newspaper coverage

Study confirms link between mesothelioma, taconite

U finds cancer risk grows with years on taconite job

Iron Range: U study finds higher risk of rare cancer, but no proof that taconite dust causes it

Iron Range taconite health report to be released

Taconite Workers Health Study research team update

Occupational exposure first focus of Range health study

Iron Range death toll from rare cancer rises

More Iron Range mesothelioma deaths found

Testing of miners, spouses in study completed

U of M lung study continues with Silver Bay meeting

Taconite worker health testing moving to Silver Bay

Range health study needs more active steelworkers

Iron Range Miners: Three Personal Stories

Miners Health Study the End of a Long Wait

U researchers seek Range taconite workers for study

Cancer in taconite workers to be studied

U of M updates Iron Range on mesothelioma study

  • Star Tribune (Dec. 18, 2008)

Meeting set Thursday on mesothelioma study

Air particulate tests begin on Iron Range

  • Duluth News Tribune (June 3, 2008)

Study good use of funds

Editorial: Getting answers for the Iron Range

Legislature sends Pawlenty bill to delve into lung cancer on Iron Range

Study of rare affliction among miners gets a push

Minnesota legislators give final approval to cancer study

  • The Bemidji Pioneer (April 25, 2008)

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Radio coverage

Study: Cancer, work in taconite industry linked

Iron Range miners, families await report on respiratory diseases, including mesothelioma

Researchers update number of mesothelioma deaths

More die of mesothelioma than previously reported

Iron Range death toll from rare lung cancer rises

Taconite worker health study comes to Silver Bay

Miners learn more about mesothelioma study

Mesothelioma task force updates public on progress

Iron Range cancer study passes Legislature

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Television coverage

Taconite study could answer Iron Range health concerns

Update to Iron Range Cancer Study

Study Update Shows Increase in Mesothelioma Cases

More Mesothelioma Cases

Four New Mesothelioma Cases Found

Health Study Update

Researchers deny reports of low participation in Mesothelioma study

U Of M Surveying Iron Rangers For Cancer Study

Iron Range Miners Invited To Take Part In Health Study

Senate Approves Cancer Study

Minn. Senate Approves Miner Cancer Research in Unanimous Vote

Health Study Money Approved by Governor

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Other coverage

Mesothelioma study to be released April 12

Health study progress report sent

Progress seen in cancer study


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