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FNS Photo by Bob King Hundreds of miners from the Iron Range participated in the Steelworkers rally at the Miners Memorial Building in Virginia, Minn., on Monday morning to protest the dumping of foreign steel in the U.S. market.

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VIRGINIA, Minn. — Richard Eklund has been retired for 20 years, but he still drove over from Gilbert Monday morning to show his support for Iron Range Steelworkers still on the job.


Once a steelworker, always a steelworker, said Eklund, who retired in 1994 after 37 years with LTV Steel Mining Co.

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