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RELEASE: Rep. Layman Statement on Chippewa Capital Mineral Lease Reinstatement

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

COHASSET, MN—On Wednesday, Governor Mark Dayton announced that the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reinstated the mineral leases for Chippewa Capital Partners, LLC. Rep. Sandy Layman, R-Cohasset, issued the following statement on the announcement:

“The reinstatement of the mineral leases is great news for the workforce in our area. My hope is to see construction continue in order to bring more good-paying jobs to the region. This is certainly an encouraging step, and I look forward to this valuable mining project moving forward in the process.”

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