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Long a boon for the region, now Mystic River needs our help

RE “A steady flow of troubles for the long-foul Mystic” (Page A1, Feb. 18):

The Mystic River, stretching through Boston’s suburbs and down into Boston Harbor, has done yeoman’s work to build New England and the cities and towns along its banks. Like any good business partner, friend, or family member it deserves to be healthy and robust. It cannot retire to another location to rebuild its health.

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