KJAN Heartbeat Today

Listen each weekday morning at 7:30 am as Jim Field visits about something that may have an impact on your life.  You’ll enjoy interviews about the people, places and events that make the Nishna Valley a special place.  If you missed a show you can listen to it here.  Have suggestions for a show topic?  Let us know!

Freedom Friday

Nominate a veteran or someone who is currently serving in the military to be featured on “Freedom Friday.”  Each Friday we will highlight a hero and share some of their stories on “Heartbeat Today.”  Send us the name and contact information of a person you think should be featured along with your name, address and phone number.  Help us celebrate those whose selfless dedication to the cause of freedom makes this country great!

Heartbeat Today 11-01-2013

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November 1st, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field speaks with Air Force Veteran Lt. General John Bradley about his time in the service and his efforts after his career.  He and his wife, Jan, formed the Lamia-Afghan Foundation.  It is a non-profit group dedicated to building schools especially for girls in Afghanistan.  To learn more about the group, go to www.lamia-afghanfoundation.org.  All area veterans are invited to hear Lt. Gen. Bradley as he visits with the Atlantic Rotary at noon on Tuesday, November 5 at the Heritage House.

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Heartbeat Today 10-31-2013

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October 31st, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field talks about the top 15 best Halloween candies and the bottom 15 Halloween candies.

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Heartbeat Today 10-30-2013

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October 30th, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field speaks with Cheryl Morris, Assistant Professor of Animal Science at Iowa State University, about her quarter-time appointment to oversee the nutrition of the animals managed at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo, including vampire bats.

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Heartbeat Today 10-29-2013

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October 29th, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field talks about taking care of fallen leaves on your property.

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Heartbeat Today 10-28-2013

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October 28th, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field talks about safe trick or treating practices and announces the winner of our Herman the Hog Pork Month promotion.

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Heartbeat Today 10-25-2013

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October 25th, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field talks about the history of school nicknames around the area and state that was put together by Bud Legg at the Iowa High School Athletic Association. Find the full statewide list here.

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Heartbeat Today 10-24-2013

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October 24th, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field talks about our annual Herman the Hog promotion coming up this Friday and some other facts about pork during pork month.

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Heartbeat Today 10-23-2013

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October 23rd, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field speaks with Cass County Memorial Hospital Foundation Director Dawn Marnin about the upcoming Simon Estes fundraiser concert this weekend.

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Heartbeat Today 10-22-2013

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October 22nd, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field speaks with April Oppliger, Community Program Manager with the American Red Cross, about a push to donate blood in honor of Veterans as Veterans Day approaches on November 11th.

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Heartbeat Today 10-21-2013

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October 21st, 2013 by Chris Parks

Jim Field talks about common mistakes made when planning for retirement.

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