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In The Moment ... Preventing Veteran Suicide
U.S. Army Major Chris Mercado

in The Moment ... July 18, 2017 Show 136 Hour 1

U.S. Army Major Chris Mercado had virtually no computer background when he decided technology might help save lives. “The Military Times name the South Dakota native Soldier of the Year for his work with Objective Zero. It's a nonprofit dedicated to saving veterans lives . . . one swipe at a time.

As part of the "Summer of Adventure" on PBS, "Weekend in Havana with Geoffrey Baer" premieres tonight at 7 Central/6 Mountain on SDPB-TV. The colorful program is a walking tour of Havana spotlighting the people, architecture and culture of Cuba as well as Cuban history.  Your tour guide, Geoffrey Baer, is also the host of the 10 That Changed America series and Chicago by Boat.  He visited with SDPB's Steve Zwemke.


Women all over the state are earning scrapes and bruises from roller derby. For many athletes, it's a team building experience. Women who skate with the two Rapid City teams say the sport is empowering. SDPB's Chynna Lockett has more.


Chris is a producer for In the Moment.