December 11, 2017

[Podcast] #68: Benefits Breakdown – Veterans Crisis Line

I promote the Veterans Crisis Line whenever I can. It is a very important resource to be aware of and I try to remind people however […]
December 10, 2017

Motorcycle group hosts Lebanon toy run

Drew Briese drives a Volkswagen bus outside Walgreens during the 10th annual Road Maggots toy run on Sunday afternoon in Lebanon. Matt DeBow … This year, […]
December 9, 2017

How you might support our military

This is the time of year that inspires more folks than usual to ask “What can we do to help our veteran community?” And rightly so. […]
December 9, 2017

Nonprofit veterans ranch taking a business turn

The 19 acres of the Central Oregon Veterans Ranch, on rural 61st Street northeast of Bend, are taking on a new look. … Prior to that, […]
December 9, 2017

Medford soldier portrayed in TV series ‘Long Road Home’

A soldier from Medford is being portrayed in a National Geographic TV series called “The Long Road Home,” but he hasn’t been able to see the […]
December 9, 2017

The Stone: For Veterans, a Path to Healing “Moral Injury”

When you have a physical injury, go to the doctor. A psychological injury? Get thee to a psychiatrist. But what can be done if you suffer […]
December 9, 2017

Vietnam vet finds healing via “flying museum”

For Parkdale’s Dave Foster, healing began with an unexpected email. The email arrived in Foster’s inbox on Aug. 29. Foster had spent 25 months in Vietnam […]
December 8, 2017

A soldier’s 1950s love story brings comfort, answers

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — In the summers of 1958 and 1959, U.S. Army private Albert A. “Bob” Robertson, 19, sent Lynne Marie Culver almost 50 photos […]
December 8, 2017

VA Suspends Applications For New Vet ID Cards

The Department of Veterans Affairs has suspended applications for its new veteran identification card program due to a large number of applicants, according to a notice […]