Meet the Candidates: Will Mortenson

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Will Mortenson

In The Moment … August 3, 2020 Show 872 Hour 1

Will Mortenson already has the experience of running a successful political campaign. He served as Dusty Johnson's campaign manager during Johnson's run for U.S. House in 2018. Now, Mortenson is waging his own campaign as a Republican candidate for the South Dakota House of Representatives in District 24 which includes Hughes, Hyde, Stanley, and Sully Counties. Mortenson is a business owner, attorney, and part-time cowhand who has lived his entire life in Pierre/Ft. Pierre.

Mental Health Pandemic

Apr 8, 2020

In The Moment ... April 7, 2020 Show 790 Hour 1

As America faces the coronavirus pandemic, many also warn of a mental health pandemic. As South Dakotans face the intense disruption of their lives, they also face isolation and anxiety. Dr. Matt Stanley is a psychiatrist with Avera Health. He is the clinical Vice President of the Behavioral Health Services Line. He joining us to talk about how people with ongoing needs are still engaged in mental health care and services and how people seeking help for the first time are being served.