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

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

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 […]
November 11, 2017

Distinguished Veteran Jerry Bjornstad served around the world

LOWELL — During his more than 21 years in the U.S. Air Force, Jerry Bjornstad served in some of the most politically sensitive locales in the […]
November 10, 2017

Springfield statue unveiling honors women who serve

SPRINGFIELD — Shelley Corteville recalled the annual phone calls from her father thanking her for her service each Veterans Day and how, after his recent death, […]
November 9, 2017

Sailing Program Changing Lives

This summer, a group of five Veterans with no previous sailing experience became a winning team. The Eugene Rec River House Veterans Sailing Team placed first […]
November 9, 2017

WOU Services for Veterans Indicate University Support

We are currently highlighting services that are tailored to three specific audiences: nontraditional students (Nov. 1), veterans (today) and transfer students (Nov. 15). There is a […]
November 8, 2017

Final 2017 meeting of ODVA Advisory Committee will be held in Salem

This year’s final meeting of the Advisory Committee to the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs will be held from 9:30 a.m. to noon Dec. 6 at VFW Post 661, 630 Hood St. N.E., in Salem. The public is invited to attend and participate.