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Border News Roundup: Twin Metals, Bois Forte & Moose Population

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Marshall Helmberger on Border News Roundup

Marshall gives an update on Twin Metals, talking about a committee hearing held to focus attention on the need for more domestic production of strategic minerals. Twin Metals proposal is to produce these key metals while critics of the proposal argue that Twin Metals isn’t being truthful.

Heidi and Marshal discuss the results of the Bois Forte primary elections that were held, with the voters being tough on the incumbents. They also talk about the recent DNR moose survey with the results offering hopeful signs of recovery of the moose population.

Listen here for more on these stories and visit 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.