March 8, 2017

World War II Veteran reunites with B-17 bomber

Memories were flying high last weekend as Norman Norquist took flight in the same type of plane he flew in during World War II. Norman, who […]
March 7, 2017

VA to provide mental health care to veterans with ‘bad paper’ discharges

WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs will begin making mental health care services available to veterans with other-than-honorable discharges who urgently need it, VA Secretary […]
March 7, 2017

Trailblazing Women Veterans

On March 17, 1917, when Loretta Perfectus Walsh enlisted in the U.S. Naval Reserve, she became the first woman allowed to serve outside of a nursing […]
March 6, 2017

PTSD: A Lasting Impact of War

“…In January of ’06 for the very first time in my life, I went to the VA and I said, with tears in my eyes, I […]
March 5, 2017

Vietnam veterans memorial revealed at Roseburg VA

As the blasts of the 21-gun salute faded across the dry gray sky, a military musician began to play Taps on the bugle. A crowd of […]
March 4, 2017

USAF Band of the Golden West performs in Oregon – All shows free!

The U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West will present free concerts in Oregon by the Golden West Winds Woodwind Quintet. * Salem, Ore., Golden […]
March 3, 2017

Women Veterans participation in the Million Veteran Program vital to improved care

Women have been underrepresented in much biological and medical research, leading to knowledge gaps that can result into problems including misdiagnoses and drugs that may affect […]
March 2, 2017

Celebrating Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month, and VA would like to celebrate in part by reflecting on our proud history in serving women Veterans. Read on to […]
March 2, 2017

Getting Veterans Licensed to Work

Imagine if you drove trucks for the military in some of the world’s most dangerous and challenging terrain, in every kind of weather, day and night. […]