February 2013 First Person Radio Archives



Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock with guest Clyde Bellecourt on Wednesday, February 20, at 9 am Central. We will discuss the 40th anniversary of Wounded Knee. Bellecourt, who was in Wounded Knee and part of negotiations to bring elders and chiefs to Washington, D.C. for talks directly with the Nixon government. Wounded Knee lasted for 73 harrowing days as FBI and federal marshals pinned the compound down with heavy artillery, including sniper fire. NPR reporter Kevin McKiernen reported from inside.

Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 9 am Central as she talks with Melanie Peterson-Hickey and Autumn Baum about a Minnesota Department of Health report , "Adverse Childhood Experiences in Minnesota," findings and recommendations based on the 2011 Minnesota Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.