Suicide Awareness Roundtable

2_Fort_Snelling_Looking_SoutheastThis week we go in-depth on suicide, which now claims the lives of an estimated 22 veterans each day. Guest include:

  • Chaplain (Major) Buddy Winn and Capt. Ron Jarvi of the Minnesota National Guard
  • Lindy Fortin of the Minneapolis VA

If you or someone you know is at risk, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255, then press 1 or chat at VeteranCrisisLine.net or text 838255.

Military Appreciation Day at the Fair

10562943_922890134394790_7033531662992230515_nThis week we’re recording during Military Appreciation Day at the Minnesota State Fair with an update on the latest news from our troops at home and overseas. Guests include:

Veterans Affairs at the Fair

DSC_0292This week we’re recording during Military Appreciation Day at the Minnesota State Fair to talk about the latest Veteran news. Guests include:

  • Governor Mark Dayton
  • Commissioner Larry Shellito and Deputy Commissioners Reggie Worlds and Robin Gaustad of the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Director Patrick Kelly of the Minneapolis VA

Birdies for the Brave & 34th Infantry Division Association

Callaway-GolfThis week we find out about a great benefit that helps veterans and we learn about an organization that is open to anyone who has ever worn a ‘Red Bull’ patch. Our co-host this week is the new Senior Enlisted Advisor for the Minnesota National Guard. Guests include:

2014 Minnesota Military Family Foundation Golf Classic

This weekGolfcourse-in-bloom-1024x679 we’re in Lake Elmo at the 2014 Minnesota Military Family Foundation Golf Classic. Guests include: