NMU students to tour Empire Mine

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  American economic history students from Northern Michigan University will tour the Empire Mine from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, April 25.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The tour will show the students how local natural resources, labor, capital and entrepreneurial talent are utilized to produce high-quality iron ore products. The economic impact of the mine on the local economy and its links to the steel industry and global economy will also be discussed.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  For more information contact Tawni Ferrarini, NMU economics professor, at


Prepared By
Jessica Holman