August 11, 2017

Wanted: World War II vets for trip

America is losing 330 World War II veterans every day and 96 percent of the 16.1 million who served in that conflict are now dead. “Time […]
August 4, 2017

Coins awarded for good work

Cameron Smith, executive director of the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs, recently awarded each member of the local “Got Your Six” band with a military challenge […]
August 3, 2017

Flagline to honor vets

The Missing in America Project has arranged for the unclaimed cremains of six veterans to be transported from La Grande to Willamette National Cemetery in Portland […]
July 21, 2017

Sisters veteran’s outreach program receives national recognition

SISTERS, Ore. – Warfighter Outfitters, a Sisters-based veteran outreach program, has received some national recognition for its work in Central Oregon. Brett Miller, founder of Warfighter Outfitters, […]
July 3, 2017

Veteran Benefit Expo – Saturday, July 15

The Veteran Benefit Expo is coming to central Oregon this summer! Organized by the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs, the Veteran Benefit Expo is a statewide […]
June 26, 2017

Expo aims to connect veterans with valuable resources in central Oregon

One of the largest veteran resource events in the state will be held in central Oregon next month, when the Veteran Benefit Expo kicks off at 10 a.m. July 15 at the Deschutes Fair & Expo Center in Redmond. With over 75 booths featuring state and federal service providers, non-profit agencies, employers and other local partners, this free event promises to bring together the best benefits, resources and programs Oregon has to offer veterans and their families.
June 23, 2017

Veterans Benefit Expo Coming to Redmond on July 15th

One of the largest veteran resource events in the state will be held in central Oregon next month, when the Veteran Benefit Expo kicks off at […]
June 23, 2017

COVO to hold Veterans Stand Down, Community Resource Fair

BEND, Ore. – Central Oregon Veterans Outreach is hosting the 2017 Veterans Stand Down and Community Resource Fair on Wednesday, June 28 from 9:00 am to […]
June 7, 2017

Better late…: Vietnam vet finally getting his HS diploma

REDMOND, Ore. – David Fair of La Pine joined the Army when he was 17. At the age of 18, he was deployed to Vietnam to […]