Holiday Traditions, Update From The Wisconsin National Guard

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In this Sept. 25, 2018, photo from left, Barb Hailey eats dinner with her husband Allen and sons Everett, 15, and Henry, 10, in Chicago. Martha Irvine/AP Photo

With the holidays fast approaching, we explore how families will be changing their traditions because of COVID-19. Then, a major general from the Wisconsin National Guard explains the extra duties the pandemic has created for the military.

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Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • L. Malik Anderson Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Shannon Henry Kleiber Guest
  • Paul Knapp Guest

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