July 8, 2017

A “Cup of Joe” and our future…

Many veterans that join us around the coffee table for morning talk and a cup of Joe share their stories about their experiences during their military […]
July 4, 2017

Veterans use writing to tame trauma

Skip Nichols walked to the podium, breathed deeply and shared one of his most agonizing life experiences. Nichols, a Vietnam veteran and retired managing editor of […]
June 27, 2017

Local “angels” to perform during park series

A duo that began singing together while attending Blue Mountain Community College will take the stage during the upcoming Music in the Parks. Marie Rose and […]
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 22, 2017

Rural veteran transportation program logs 500,000 miles

Oregon’s Highly Rural Transportation Program, a federal, state and local partnership helping meet the transportation needs of veterans in rural areas, has logged over 500,000 miles […]
June 21, 2017

More than 30 vets attend annual fishing trip

ONTARIO — Thirty-three veterans attended this year’s annual fishing trip organized by the Ontario Elks Lodge.
June 19, 2017

USDA Announces $20 Million for Jobs for Young People, Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 19, 2017 — USDA and partners committed $20 million in 21st Century Conservation Service Corps partnership agreements to provide 4,000 work opportunities for […]
June 13, 2017

Rural Transportation for Veterans

Oregon’s Highly Rural Transportation Program, a federal, state and local partnership that is helping meet the urgent transportation needs of veterans who live in extremely rural […]
June 8, 2017

Huntington museum hosts open house to honor city’s veterans

HUNTINGTON — In honor of veterans from the small town of Huntington, the city’s museum will add two new displays. Organizers of the vets project, named […]