VOICES OF THE RIVER
Voices of the River is an ongoing micro-documentary series that shines new light on the river, through the voices of the people who know it best. Click on the photo to hear firsthand from the people who live, work, recreate, commute or commune with the river.
Cole Redhorse Taylor reflects on his personal connection to our great river, and shares what the East Side River District/Pig’s Eye Regional Park means to the Dakota people.
Meet Jeff Guillemette, a biomass fuel manager at a wood chipping facility along the Mississippi River. Jeff provides fuel to District Energy Saint Paul to help power the City of Saint Paul.
Meet Paul Nordell, who spent 25 years of his career organizing volunteers to clean 6.5 million pounds of trash from the Mississippi River in Saint Paul through the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ Adopt-a-River program.