Border News Roundup

Marshall Helmberger is editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper, he joins Heidi each Friday for Border News Roundup. This week Marshall reports on the new state restrictions, which are in place due to the spike in Covid-19 infection rates.  He talks about the election results in NE Minnesota, the unusual fall weather this year producing record-breaking high temperatures in the area, the deer harvest down 28% and an update on the birds this season.

News From NE Minnesota on Border News Roundup

Oct 30, 2020

Each Friday morning we hear news from northeastern Minnesota when Marshall Helmberger joins Heidi Holtan for Border News Roundup.  This week they talk about the rising Covid-19 cases in St.

Marshall Helmberger and the Border News Roundup

Oct 23, 2020

Marshall Helmberger, Editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper, joins Heidi Holtan with news from northeastern Minnesota.  This week Marshall talks about the impact the passing of the bonding bill will have in his area.  It includes funding for the Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park, the Correctional facility in Togo and the Ely trailhead complex including funds for biking and hiking trails throughout NE Minnesota.  Marshall tells us about the winter warning from the forest service telling folks to be aware of the weather especially when traveling in the BCA.

Each week Marshall Helmberger, editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper, joins Heidi for Border News Roundup.  This week they talk about the impacts of Covid-19 when it comes to congregate living and how the state is adjusting guidelines on visiting these homes.  Marshall tell us about a 13-year-old stabbing victim in Ely, two area school districts being investigated for promotion of bond referendums using tax payers dollars and he explains what the Annual Winter Finch Forecast is and how it helps to predict the bird population in the area.

News from NE Minnesota on Border News Roundup

Oct 11, 2020

Friday mornings during Border News Roundup we get a chance to check in with Marshall Helmberger, the editor and publisher of The Timberjay newspaper serving NE Minnesota. This week Marshall gives us an update on Covid-19, talking about the changes made with Independent School District 2142 in St.

Each week Marshall Helmberger, editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper, joins Heidi Holtan for Border News Roundup on the Friday Morning Show.  This week Marshall gives us an update on COVID-19 in local long-term care facilities and the adjustments being made by the schools in the area because of the rise in cases. Marshall and Heidi discuss the Minnesota State High School League’s decision to allow fall sports to return, the dry conditions in northeastern MN and the peak in fall colors this week.

Friday mornings we check in with Marshall Helmberger editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper in NE Minnesota.  This week Marshall tells us about the peak in Covid-19 in Ely, including an assisted living facility with four deaths appearing to be Covid related.  We hear news about a kidnapping in International Falls ending in Orr with the kidnapper ending his own life and we get news about St.

Marshall Helmberger is editor and publisher of the Timberjay Newspaper, he joins Heidi each Friday for Border News Roundup.  This week he tells us about the vandalism that happened at the Tower City Hall, the covid spike in Ely, the decision to close MCF-Togo Thistledew the state correctional facility near Togo and he gives us an update on how the bear hunt is going in the area.

News from NE Minnesota on Border News Roundup

Sep 4, 2020

On the Friday Morning Show, Heidi talks with Marshall Helmberger the editor of the Timberjay Newspaper.  This week Marshall talks about the United Steelworkers push back against the six Iron Range mayors who signed a joint letter endorsing President Trump.  He informs us of the increase of Covid 19 cases in NE Minnesota, including the Bois Forte Reservation and an assisted living facility in Ely and he talks about the controversy in Greenwood Township with the town clerk and the town board.

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

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