April 20, 2018

Free Lunch for Veterans at the Newport 60+ Activity Center – May 4th

As a special thank you to our veterans, we will be offering free lunch in the 60+ Activity Center dining room. This year’s menu will feature […]
April 19, 2018

Bringing students together, one egg at a time

The WOU Student Veterans of America and Residence Hall Association took on the role of the Easter bunny during the second week in April, for their […]
April 11, 2018

Scouts, local cemetery come to rescue of forgotten Veterans

Lincoln City, OR – Pacific View Memorial Cemetery has heeded the concerns of local Cub Scouts and accomplished its mission of honoring our military Veterans by […]
April 11, 2018

Special Forces veteran visits North Marion High School

Where were you on Sept. 11, 2001? That’s what former Green Beret Sgt. 1st Class Chris Spence asked students at North Marion High School during a […]
April 5, 2018

Vets crowd town hall to learn about changes coming to Eugene VA clinic

The town hall came after a tumultuous first three months of the year for the system, which covers the Eugene and Roseburg clinics, plus two on […]
April 5, 2018

Remains of Silverton Marine killed in WWII identified and heading home

A case file, about an inch-thick with a black cover, sits on a table in Marie Galloway’s living room, a grim reminder of her 17-year-old brother’s […]
April 3, 2018

Oregon law enforcement agencies partner for recruitment website

SALEM, Ore. – City, county, state, tribal, and university law enforcement agencies around Oregon are looking to fill more than 500 vacancies over the next year […]
March 28, 2018

Elevating Veterans Medical and Other Services in the Newport

Lincoln County Commissioners this week dropped some big news onto local armed services veterans who too often have to travel to the valley to get the […]
March 27, 2018

VA plans town hall for Eugene, taking questions from vets and their families

Typically, the interim director of a Veterans Affairs health system stays around for a couple of months. But, Roseburg VA Healthcare System Interim Director David Whitmer […]