February 19, 2017

Military discounts a tap away with SCOUT Military

While serving in the U.S. Army in Oklahoma, Cody McGraw of Portland would help connect his fellow platoon members with military deals and savings. When they […]
February 17, 2017

Coos County women veterans guests of honor at special Nurturing Day event

COOS BAY, Ore. — Women veterans of Coos County were given a special day Friday. Organizers from the Roseburg VA Medical Center hosted Nurturing Day for […]
February 12, 2017

Vets Viewpoint: Starting to plan the Veterans Day parade

On March 1, the Douglas County Veterans Day Parade Committee will begin planning for the 2017 Veterans Day Parade. The annual event is one of two […]
February 6, 2017

Organizers Gearing Up for Southern Oregon Veterans Fair on Friday at GP Fairgrounds

Organizers for the Southern Oregon Veterans Stand-Up and Employment Fair are still accepting donations of clothing for this week’s event in Grants Pass. The Southern Oregon […]
February 3, 2017

Legislators announce budget-focused town hall meetings across Oregon

SALEM — The Oregon Legislative Assembly’s budget-writing Joint Ways and Means Committee will hold a series of public hearings in seven cities across the state beginning […]
January 27, 2017

Female veterans face barriers to health care

Rhonda Gleason thought the Veterans Affairs doctor wasn’t listening. Turns out, she was right. She’d driven more than three hours from her centeral Oregon home to […]
January 27, 2017

Veterans gather to celebrate future home of Vietnam Memorial Wall

MEDFORD, Ore. – A sign was unveiled at the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Medford today. Veterans gathered to celebrate the progress of the memorial at U.S. […]
January 25, 2017

Harold Hayes, Survivor of Secret World War II Odyssey, Dies at 94

Harold Hayes, the last surviving member of a band of airborne American medics and nurses who crashed-landed in Nazi-occupied Albania in 1943 and survived German attacks, […]
January 19, 2017

Volunteer helps brighten the lives of Veterans

The Volunteer Caregiver Support Program at the VA SORCC (Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics) matches older Veterans with volunteers who live within their community. The […]