Hodge Podge with Carol McCarthy

Stay up to date with the happenings in the Lakes Area with KDLM News Director Carol McCarthy. Great information on local news, community happenings, current events and sports! Listen live M-F at 8:30.

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May 30th interview with Will Brink, Author of "The Squad"-Part 2

Carol McCarthy | May 30, 2019 AT 08:53 am

One Lakes-area resident, veteran and retired mental health professional knows about the struggles some veterans face. Will Brink, a Vietnam Veteran, worked for over 40 years as a counselor at psych hospitals in Fargo and through the years did many interviews with veterans who were sent from the VA Hospital for treatment. He has written a book The Squad to help bring more awareness to the public about the growing number of troubled soldiers, past and present, who spend their military service and careers helping others sometimes only to find themselves facing overwhelming feelings of depression and suicide.

May 30th Interview With Will Brink, author of "The Squad", Part 1

Carol McCarthy | May 30, 2019 AT 08:44 am

One Lakes-area resident, veteran and retired mental health professional knows about the struggles some veterans face. Will Brink, a Vietnam Veteran, worked for over 40 years as a counselor at psych hospitals in Fargo and through the years did many interviews with veterans who were sent from the VA Hospital for treatment. He has written a book The Squad to help bring more awareness to the public about the growing number of troubled soldiers, past and present, who spend their military service and careers helping others sometimes only to find themselves facing overwhelming feelings of depression and suicide.

Hodge Podge: April 18th Hospice of RRVY Stacy Cole

Carol McCarthy | Apr 22, 2019 AT 10:17 am

Hospice RRVY Admissions RN Stacy Cole talks about her role in Hospice Care as well as other general information and answers common questions about Hospice.

Hodge Podge: Hospice of the Red River Valley, March 21st with Heather Larson

Carol McCarthy | Mar 28, 2019 AT 09:36 am

Heather Larson, a social worker from Hospice of the Red River Valley shares information on u​p-coming grief support opportunities in Detroit Lakes and Perham. She also speaks about services offered through Hospice.

Hodge Podge: Kelcey Klemm & Ron Zeman

Zeke Fuhrman | Nov 14, 2018 AT 11:07 am

DL City Administrator Kelcey Klemm and Alderman Ward One Ron Zeman join Charlie Newland on Hodge Podge to talk about Tuesday's City Counsel meeting and some upcoming projects for the city.

Election 2018: Part 2 Lake Park Audubon School Board LWV Forum, October 30, 2018

Zeke Fuhrman | Nov 01, 2018 AT 10:06 am

Six candidates vying for four, 4-year seats participated in a League of Women Voters forum on October 30, 2018 at the Lake Park Audubon High School Gym. (Audio from Fundamental Technologies, with permission to publish from Detroit Lakes Area League of Women Voters)

Election 2018: Lake Park Audubon School Board Candidates LWV Forum October 30th, 2018

Carol McCarthy | Nov 01, 2018 AT 08:40 am

Six candidates are vying for four seats on the LPA School Board. They participated in a League of Women Voters Forum on October 30th the Lake Park Audubon High School Gym. (Audio from Fundamental Technologies with permission from the Detroit Lakes League of Women Voters)

10-26-18 Hodge Podge DL Academy and Referendum with Vern Schnathorst, Josh Omang, Dave Knopf, Ron Sprafka

Carol McCarthy | Oct 26, 2018 AT 10:32 am

DLHS teachers Vern Schnathorst and Josh Omang speak about the Academy in its second year. Detroit Lakes residents Ron Sprafka and Dave Knopf talk about their support of the Detroit Lakes School District's nearly $50 million building referendum on the 2018 Ballot.

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