May 4, 2018

Veteran Travels Around the U.S. to Raise Awareness About PTSD

A veteran from Ohio is passing through Bend on a mission to raise awareness for PTSD and veteran suicide. Eli Smith is hoping to hike and […]
May 4, 2018

It’s Been Busy at SOPTV

Next month, on Tuesday, June 5th, SOPTV will pay tribute to our veterans with a special recognition event at the Medford Armory. The community is welcome […]
May 4, 2018

Veteran-owned wine company in Gaston wins national grant

Dauntless Wine Co., a growing company owned by three local veterans, routinely gives back to other veterans in the community.
May 3, 2018

Honor Flights to Our Nation’s Capital and Veterans Memorials

For the 5th year, South Willamette Valley Honor Flight will have the honor of World War II and Korea War Veterans from Lincoln County, riding our […]
May 3, 2018

County transportation providers clear 1 million miles in serving Oregon’s highly rural veteran population

Oregon's hugely successful Highly Rural Transportation Grant Program cleared its latest milestone this quarter, crossing the million-mile mark in only three and a half years.
May 2, 2018

A highway for heroes: Markers pay tribute to medal recipients, including OSU alum

On Wednesday, Allworth (who is also the namesake of the veterans’ home in Lebanon) was remembered in a ceremony on the steps of the Memorial … […]
May 2, 2018

Area veteran ride program racks up nearly 18000 miles

ONTARIO — A state program to provide transportation for rural veterans to reach their needed health care has gone over the million-mile mark in the distances […]
May 2, 2018

CCAT awarded grant to offer a new, free shuttle service for veterans

NORTH BEND — The Coos County Area Transit (CCAT) was recently awarded with a Veteran Services Grant from the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs (ODVA) to […]
May 1, 2018

Home repair assistance available for veterans

Community Connection is assisting veterans who are in need of home repairs such as adding ramps and widening doorways, emergency repairs to roofs and gutters, and […]