Today on WJON's Voices For Veterans program I was joined by Dr. Erik Vilen, RN Katie Skroch, and Public Officer Barry Venable from the St. Cloud V.A. The topic today was pain management and specifically the procedure called battlefield acupuncture.
The St. Cloud V.A. will be hosting another Veteran job fair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the St. Cloud V.A. Auditorium Thursday March 21. Twenty-five employers will be on hand ready to meet with and interview veteran applicants.
The Minnesota lost 3-1 at home against Colorado last night but remain just 1 point back of Arizona for the last wildcard spot in the Western Conference with 8 games remaining. Arizona has 9 games left.
Twins' center fielder Byron Buxton is batting .400 and stole 2 bases yesterday. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me today on WJON. He suggested that Buxton start the year hitting 9th to take the pressure off and give him a chance to be a 2nd lead-off man.
The Brett Larson Show airs every Monday night during the St. Cloud State hockey season on The River 96.7 FM. The show, which airs live from the Green Mill in downtown St. Cloud, is hosted by the voice of the Huskies, Jim Erickson.
Stearns County Attorney Janelle Kendall joined me on WJON today. She discussed their county planning efforts, the possibility of scheduling courts differently, where forfeiture and fine dollars go, legalizing marijuana and drones at festivals.
The St. Cloud Area Slapshots adapted floor hockey team captured their second consecutive state championship with a pair of wins Saturday in Bloomington. Head coach Mike Bakken joined WJON's "Hang Up and Listen" Monday afternoon.