- Today's military
The changing demographics of an all-volunteer military is requiring changes in recruiting and training.9:06 a.m.
Guy Raz: Defense correspondent for National Public Radio.
Brian Mockenhaupt: has served two tours of duty in Iraq. His article "The Army We Have" is in the June edition of the Atlantic Monthly.
Michael O'Hanlon: Senior fellow, foreign policy studies at the Brookings Institution.
- The Friday Follow: Carrol Henderson
Midmorning catches up with a local bird expert to talk about Minnesota birds and West Nile Virus.9:45 a.m.
Carrol Henderson: Nongame wildlife specialist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. He's the author of "Woodworking for Wildlife" and "Landscaping for Wildlife."
- Fighting the urge to spend
Most financial advisors recommend saving, but we have many reasons why we set aside a portion of our paychecks. Ruth Hayden and Midmorning listeners weigh in with their ideas and strategies for tricking the urge to spend it all.10:06 a.m.
Ruth Hayden: Personal finance educator. She has written many books, including "Your Money Life: The 'Make-It-Work' Workbook."
You can follow Kerri Miller on Twitter at @KerriMPR
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