The Patriot Ride & Father’s Day

This week we’ll hear about the Minnesota Patriot Guard’s upcoming Patriot Ride and we’ll talk about Father’s Day in the military. Guests include:

Legislative Update & Brig. Gen. Johanna Clyborne

This week we’ll get a wrap-up of Minnesota’s latest veteran related legislation and we’ll meet Minnesota’s first female Army general officer. Guests include:

  • State Rep. Bob Dettmer
  • State Rep. Jerry Newton
  • Brig. Gen. Johanna Clyborne of the Minnesota National Guard
  • Director Patrick Kelly of the Minneapolis VA Health Care System

D-Day and the Vietnamese Veterans Memorial

D-Day and the Vietnamese Veterans Memorial

This week we talk with a former curator of the Minnesota Military Museum about D-Day, learn about the Vietnamese Veterans Memorial from VVA Chapter 290 and get an update from our Senior Enlisted Advisor. Guests include:

Memorial Day Live 2017

We’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:

  • Hour 1
    • Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Buddy Winn from the Minnesota National Guard
    • Pat Crosby of the Memorial Day Challenge
    • John Knapp of Fort Snelling National Cemetery
  • Hour 2
    • Commissioner Larry Shellito of the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs
    • Denise Milton of Minnesota’s American Legion
    • Stephen Whitehead of Minnesota’s Disabled American Veterans
    • Jason Marquardt of the Minnesota Association of County Veteran Service Officers
  • Hour 3
    • Brig. Gen. Jon Jensen of the Minnesota National Guard
    • Gail Springborg of Survivor Outreach Services
    • U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar
    • Doug Bley of the Patriot Guard
    • Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton

Services for Transitioning Veterans and Folds of Honor

Services for Transitioning Veterans and Folds of Honor

This week we talk with the Transition & Care Management Team at the Minneapolis VA Health Care System, learn about the Folds of Honor program and get an update from the Flag Line. Guests include: