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

Veterans 4 Veterans

Veterans 4 Veterans

This week we learn about Minnesota’s Veterans 4 Veterans trust fund program and meet some of the organizations that it helps. Guests include:

 

Services for Incarcerated Veterans and Camp Gratitude

Services for Incarcerated Veterans and Camp Gratitude

This week we discuss Services for Incarcerated Veterans, learn about Camp Gratitude and get an update from our County Veteran Service Officer. Guests include:

Current Veterans Legislation and DVBIC

Current Veterans Legislation and DVBIC

This week we discuss current Veterans Legislation with a state representative, learn about the DVBIC – Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center at the Minneapolis VA and get an update from our County Veteran Service Officer. Guests include:

Brig. Gen. Sandy Best and the Minnesota Wild

This week we talked to the Minnesota National Guards first female general and welcome the Minnesota Wild as a new Yellow Ribbon Company. We also get an update from County Veterans Service Officer Jason Marquardt. Guests include: