Joe Rose en Mine Opponents Dominate DNR Hearing <p>The Department of Natural Resources held its first public hearing on the Penokee Mine project Thursday. &nbsp;Hundreds of people showed up in Hurley.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">People came from far and wide to voice strong opinions on the proposal.&nbsp; There were even a few speakers from the Navajo Nation in Arizona, and an Ashland, WI contingent actually biked the 40 miles to the hearing.&nbsp; Cyclist Michael McKenna says they wanted to their voices to be heard:</span></p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 22:55:19 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 6600 at Mine Opponents Dominate DNR Hearing