January 9, 2017

Applications to be accepted for 2017 National Veterans Golden Age Games

VA will accept applications from Veterans interested in competing in the 2017 National Veterans Golden Age Games beginning Feb. 1. Veterans ages 55 and older and enrolled […]
January 5, 2017

Military welcomes first women infantry Marines

Washington (CNN)An infantry battalion at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina received three historic additions Thursday — the first women infantry Marines. The three women will serve […]
January 3, 2017

Pentagon to Pay Back Soldiers Whose Bonuses Were Garnished

Thousands of veterans who were forced to pay back the millions of dollars in bonuses they’d gotten for reenlisting to fight in Iraq and Afghanistan will […]
January 3, 2017

Sisters veterans organization has national reach

Warfighter Outfitters was born in Sisters and operates out of here – but its reach extends far beyond Central Oregon. In 2016, the nonprofit served “just […]
January 3, 2017

National Veterans Creative Arts Competition and Festival kicks off

The 2017 National Veterans Creative Arts Competition began January 1. During January, February and March, Veterans enrolled at VA medical facilities or outpatient clinics are invited […]
January 1, 2017

For Veterans, Trauma Of War Can Persist In Struggles With Sexual Intimacy

Much has been said about the physical and psychological injuries of war, like traumatic brain injury or post-traumatic stress disorder. But what we talk about less […]
December 29, 2016

VFW Recruits On College Campus To Bring Young Vets Into The Fold

The VFW is trying to solve a problem. Younger vets aren’t joining, and even when they do, they’re not active. So recently, Veterans of Foreign War […]
December 27, 2016

Japan’s Abe offers ‘everlasting condolences’ at Pearl Harbor

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — Under a warm Oahu sun, with the tranquil, teal waters of Pearl Harbor behind them, former enemies came together Tuesday to […]
December 27, 2016

President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Make Historic Visit to Pearl Harbor

(HONOLULU) — Putting 75 years of resentment behind them, the leaders of the United States and Japan are coming together at Pearl Harbor for a historic […]