Regionally Speaking, Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Jun 20, 2018

Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago
Credit VA website

Today:  we talk with Marc Magill, the executive director of the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago, which provides services for veterans in northwest Indiana.  He is busy these days on a series of major goals for the facility that provides outpatient services in Crown Point   Marc talks about the alarming rate of veteran suicides and the toll-free Veterans Crisis Line -- 1-800-273-8255.  

We have another edition of "Green FleetRadio" with Carl Lisek, supported by South Shore Clean Cities.  This week's topic focuses on bioproducts made from soybeans.

Conversations we've aired recently include this one with Porter County Sheriff Dave Reynolds, and with Steve and Georgianne Pangere.  The Pangeres will receive a special award this Friday night in Chicago at the annual Chicago Lighthouse gala.