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.
Mr Jack takes you on a musical journey with Minnesota Blues artist Joyann Parker with her new album Hard to Love.
Like a lot of country churches, Portland Prairie Methodist Church has been closed for decades. But twice a year, locals gather inside the wooden church to sing hymns and worship. The church, which is located just south of Caledonia, Minnesota, near the Iowa border, is on the National Register of Historic Places. KFAI’s Todd Melby produced this story.