News from NE MN: Marshall Tells Us About COVID Numbers At Bois Forte & Rally Turnout for MCF-Togo

Aug 28, 2020

Marshall Helmberger is editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper, he joins Heidi each Friday for Border News Ro undup. 

This week Marshall informs us of the Minnesota Judicial Council in the Sixth Judicial District approving a plan to restart criminal trials in the region.  He talks about the rally in Nashwauk in support of a supplemental budget bill as a solution to keep the Togo Correctional Facility open, the recent outbreak of Covid at the Bois Forte Reservation, and he tells about the 40-year-old man in Ely facing charges for felony assault with a canoe paddle.