Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
Most people have an overused word or two that drives them crazy when they hear it, and the folks at Lake Superior State University are doing something about it! For 40 years now they’ve been issuing the “List of Words Banished from the Queen’s English for Mis-use, Over-use, and General Uselessness.” John Shibley of the university’s PR department chatted with WTIP’s Dick Swanson about this year’s list.
Veterans Open Round Table offers a safe space for former soldiers and others to talk about their military experiences. It’s a way to educate, communicate and find camaraderie. KFAI producer Susan Budig sat down with the founders of the Steel County, Minnesota, group to learn more.