Memorial Day Live 2014

Boj-lQEIIAAv2-X.jpg-largeWe’re live today for Memorial Day from 6-9 covering the events happening across the state to honor our fallen. Guests and special co-hosts include:



Gold Star Families & VA Women’s Clinic

BenKoppThis week, ahead of Memorial Day, we talk with a gold star mom about the loss of her son in combat, and we’ll hear about all of the services available at the Minneapolis VA’s new Women’s Clinic. Guests include:

Minnesota Silver Star & Patriot Ride

bildeThis week we meet a Minnesota recipient of one of the Nation’s highest awards for valor; and well hear about the upcoming Patriot Ride, the Patriot Guard’s largest annual event. Guests include:

  • Cpl. Ethan Nagel of the Minnesota National Guard
  • Tim Leonhardt & Mark Gile of the Patriot Guard




Spring Flooding Prep & Minnesota’s VFW

10347406504_b514ff941d_zThis week we’ll get a flood season update from the Saint Paul District of the Army Corps of Engineers and we’ll hear the latest news on rural healthcare and other issues from the Minnesota VFW. Guests include:

Saint Paul District of the Army Corps of Engineer Recreation Areas

Minnesota’s 133rd Airlift Wing Prepares to Deploy

"The load is away"This week we’ll hear about the upcoming deployment of Minnesota’s 133rd Airlift Wing and we’ll meet an organization that traces it’s roots to the American Revolution. Guests include:

  • Lt. Col. Jeffery Wong, Maj. Kevin Roche and Master Sgt. Richard Krivanek of the Minnesota National Guard’s 133rd Airlift Wing
  • Lori Clausen of the Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Command Sgt. Maj. Cindy Kallberg of the Minnesota National Guard