February 27, 2019

Birthday memories

Robin Barrett, a resident of the Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home, … He has become a bit of a celebrity, being featured in the Oregon Veterans […]
February 22, 2019

Veterans Treatment Court helps vets in need

Veterans Treatment Court takes veterans who have found themselves in legal trouble because of their mental health disorders or addictions and …
February 20, 2019

City continues to look at vets’ housing issues

He previously met with the director of Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs to help make a list of homeless veterans in the city and work to […]
February 13, 2019

Honoring with hearts: Seven Oak students bring Valentine’s Day cards to veterans

LEBANON — A Valentine’s Day card can mean many different things. On Wednesday, handmade cards distributed by members of the Seven Oak Middle School leadership class […]
February 13, 2019

Nothing like turning vets into surfers…

The Salem Vet Center is looking forward to hosting two Newport Veteran Surfing Outreach events, on April 5 and May 3. Research supports the benefits of […]
February 6, 2019

Soldier may be honored with stretch of highway

A Keizer soldier killed in Iraq in 2007 might soon have a stretch of Oregon highway named after him.  House Concurrent Resolution 13, which is set […]
January 31, 2019

Springfield organization aims to help Oregon vets cover ambulance costs

Miller said Veterans Affairs already covers ambulance fares but said it can be … With that money, he said they can serve 30,000 veterans in Oregon.
January 22, 2019

Vets Helping Vets HQ plans ribbon cutting

Vets Helping Vets HQ will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5 p.m. Wednesday at its new headquarters, 237 Third Ave. SW, Albany.
January 17, 2019

Library to host screening of documentary film “Breaking the Silence”

Nathanial Bohme, LGBTQ veterans coordinator for the Department of Veterans Affairs, will lead a panel discussion after the screening.