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Border News Roundup: Less Deer Harvested on Opener, More Finches Predicted this Winter!

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Marshall Helmberger with Border News Roundup

On the Friday Morning Show Heidi Holtan talks with Marshall Helmberger editor and publisher of the Timberjay Newspaper. This week they talk about Marshall’s sister, Clair Helmberger, of Tower who uncovered treasures that commemorates the death of World War I Army soldier and Soudan native Charles G. Nelson.

Marshall gives an update on the Ely school boards plans to institute a new public input policy for their board meetings, he reports on the deer-hunting opener and informs us the annual finch report for the season is looking favorable for this year. Look for an increase in pine grosbeak, evening grosbeaks, redpolls and more!

More NW Minnesota news at timberjay.com.

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Heidi Holtan has worked at KAXE/KBXE for over 20 years. She currently helms the Morning Show as News and Public Affairs Director. Heidi is a regional correspondent for WDSE/WRPT's Duluth Public Television’s Almanac North. In 2018 Heidi received the “Building Bridges in Media” award from the Islamic Resource Group for her work on KAXE/KBXE hosting conversations about anti-Muslim movements in rural Minnesota.