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Border News Roundup: Updates on PolyMet, Boundary Water Fires, Drought Conditions & Blueberry Festival


Marshall Helmberger on Border News Roundup

Marshall Helmberger is editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper, serving northeastern Minnesota. Each week he joins Heidi Holtan on the Friday Morning Show for Border News Roundup. This week Marshall gives us an update on the PolyMet copper-nickel mine near Hoyt Lakes, informs us of the areas closed in the Boundary Waters due to wildfires burning, he talks about the severe drought situation in the area and the Ely Blueberry Festival.

For more news on northeastern Minnesota go to timberjay.com.

Heidi Holtan is News and Public Affairs Director for Northern Community Radio. She is on-air host and executive producer for the Morning Show and is also responsible for our local presence on All Things Considered and As It Happens. She produces thoughtful segments like Dig Deep and Strong Women.
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