Ending Veteran Homelessness

This week we take a in-depth look at out state’s effort to eliminate homelessness for our veterans. Guests include:


Veterans Day 2014

Today we’re on ‘Up and At ‘Em with Jack & Ben’ with a few special Veterans Day guests:




Also, listen today for our Veterans Day PSAs playing on our Minnesota Military Radio Network Affiliates:

The Moral Injuries of War & Farmington Yellow Ribbon

Orient Shield 14 comes to an end with closing ceremonyThis week we take a look at the moral injuries of war and we meet the team behind one of our state’s most active yellow ribbon networks. Guests include:

Four Years of Minnesota Military Radio

148th Fighter Wing deployment returnThis week we’ll hear about what it takes to make Minnesota Military Radio and what year five holds for listeners. Guests include:

WWII Though a Soldier’s Eyes & Hastings Veteran Home

Re-creating-History-with-the-Red-Bulls-620x410This week we’ll learn about “Through a Soldier’s Eyes”, the upcoming feature on Twin Cities Public Television that spans the generation from WWII to Iraq. We’ll also hear about all that the Hastings Veteran Home has to offer and we’ll meet the Senior Enlisted Advisor of the United State’s Army’s First Army. Guests include:

  • Command Sergeants Maj. Sam Young and Doug Wortham
  • Luke Heikilla of TPT and Staff Sgt. Dillon Jennings
  • Andrew Burnside of the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs