FOX 9's Heidi Collins got a chance to emcee the dinner for the Minnesotans' Military Appreciation Fund in Bloomington, but she also got a chance to interview keynote speaker Gen. Stanley McChrystal.
The four-star general spoke with FOX 9 News about everything from gun control to supporting troops as they return home and the Boston Marathon bombing.
Watch the video for more information.
MMAF is a volunteer-run initiative that provides grants to military members as a way to say thanks for their service and sacrifice. For more information, visit their website here: http://www.thankmntroops.org/