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Border News: Campaign to Save the BW Plan, COVID Cases & Broadband


Marshall Helmberger, Editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper, joins Heidi Holtan with news from northeastern Minnesota.  This week he reports that the COVID cases in Ely have come down after the recent spike in the area.

Marshall talks about the press conference from the Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters where they lay out their plan to block the  proposed Twin Metals copper-nickel mine and achieve permanent protection from sulfide mining on the Rainy River watershed.

Midco is expanding to include Ely in their broadband service area.  More on this story and other news at timberjay.com.