November 9, 2017

Generations of war: Four local veterans from four foreign wars share their experiences

Going to war has always required courage and loyalty from our country’s warriors. In a quest to truly understand what they have sacrificed, we asked four […]
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 9, 2017

Bandon Veterans Memorial in planning stages

BANDON – The Bandon Veterans Memorial, an effort that began last year, will be sited on city property in City Park where the Blue Star Memorial […]
November 9, 2017

Down Range: The Art of Veterans, Celebrating the Roseburg Soldiers Hospital’s Centennial

Down Range is an exhibit of art by thirteen veterans, on display now through December 23 rd at the Umpqua Valley Arts Association’s Art Center in […]
November 9, 2017

Portland man part of fabled B-29 bomber crew

Jack Cramer to be honored at annual Veterans Day parade the Hollywood district on Saturday At age 94, former Army Air Force navigator Jack Cramer still […]
November 8, 2017

Panelists detail transgender woes in military

The U.S. military employs an estimated 15,000 transgender people, meaning any plan to ban transgender soldiers could disrupt thousands of lives, not to mention the military […]
November 8, 2017

Source Spotlight: Helping Vulnerable Vets

The words on the marquee outside Central Oregon Veterans Outreach pretty much say it all: NEED CANNED FOOD TENTS TARPS PROPANE COLD WEATHER GEAR. COVO is ramping […]
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.