November 17, 2017

County VSO plans veterans thank you dinner in Prineville

Shannon Dearth, Crook County’s Veteran Service Office director, was sitting with his wife brainstorming ways to not only thank local veterans, but their loved ones.
November 14, 2017

From combat to culinary: Klamath Falls vet at ease in the kitchen

Klamath Falls resident and veteran Jason Leach served his country all over the world in the 1990s and early 2000s — Bosnia, Kosovo, and then South […]
November 14, 2017

One Portlander’s mission to make more veteran entrepreneurs

This Veteran’s Day is a very special one for me. Recently, I moved to a role with a non-profit called Patriot Boot Camp. This Techstars-affiliated program […]
November 13, 2017

City Club of Eugene: Expanding Veterans Services in Lane Cuonty

Recorded On: November 10, 2017 Air Date: November 13, 2017 In Lane County there are approximately 30,000 military veterans. Public support for veterans is high. Oregon […]
November 12, 2017

Senator Wyden: Oregonians should be concerned about high rate of veteran suicides

On Veterans Day Saturday, the democratic senator also said he’s making it a special priority to ensure that veterans are taken care of through a G.I. […]
November 11, 2017

Return on investment is not the full story

As a result we do have several veteran-owned businesses in our region, but the general unemployment rate for veterans in Oregon is over 7 percent, …
November 11, 2017

Clearly Distinguished: Albany veteran Margo Coleman

Since 1989, Margo Coleman has volunteered in many ways to make her chosen city a better place, including helping to move the Albany Regional Museum, and […]
November 11, 2017

Enlisting in WAVES changed the course of Coos Bay woman’s life

COOS BAY – In 1941, Penny Dahl wanted to do her part to serve her country, but at age 17 was too young to join the […]
November 11, 2017

Volunteering to help other veterans

Every veteran has a tinge of survivor’s guilt, Dave Perry said. He’s trying to lessen his through volunteering to help other soldiers, sailors, airmen, Marines and […]