April 20, 2018

Free Lunch for Veterans at the Newport 60+ Activity Center – May 4th

As a special thank you to our veterans, we will be offering free lunch in the 60+ Activity Center dining room. This year’s menu will feature […]
April 20, 2018

Marshfield High School earns 2018 Oregon Stewardship Award

COOS BAY — Marshfield High School is the 2018 recipient of the Oregon Stewardship Award. … “The project gained momentum and today, the cemetery has been […]
April 19, 2018

Bringing students together, one egg at a time

The WOU Student Veterans of America and Residence Hall Association took on the role of the Easter bunny during the second week in April, for their […]
April 19, 2018

Veteran finds peace in stand-up comedy, helping others heal through laughter

PORTLAND, Ore. — When you first meet Linda Marcus Smith, you can’t help but be happy. She brightens up the room with her smile and her […]
April 18, 2018

New grants fund key veteran service projects across the state

The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs this week awarded grants totaling more than half a million dollars to fund key projects that will improve veterans’ access to transportation, housing, health care and other vital services across the state.
April 18, 2018

T-Mobile will give its biggest discount ever to the military

Supporting the military is nothing new to T-Mobile. The carrier is one of America’s most dedicated veteran employers . In keeping with the practice of asking […]
April 18, 2018

Tammie Jo Shults, Pilot Who Landed Damaged Southwest Plane, Is Navy Veteran With “Nerves of Steel”

Capt. Tammie Jo Shults and cabin crew are seen on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 after its emergency landing in Philadelphia.
April 18, 2018

VA’s nationwide baby shower for Veterans

Next month, VA will host baby showers across the country, celebrating over 2,400 Veteran mothers and fathers welcoming babies in 2018. VA’s Nationwide Baby Shower event […]
April 18, 2018

For one Portland Navy veteran, fishing conquers war demons

Depression set in, for real this time, and within six months of arriving in Oregon, Brown lost his job and began a period of on-again, off-again […]