September 16, 2017

Veterans run through Oregon as part of the Old Glory Relay

Klamath Falls, Ore.- A cross country relay that started in Seattle is making it’s final stop in Oregon tonight. The organization Team Red, White & Blue […]
September 16, 2017

Annual Celebration of Honor behind Chinook Winds in Lincoln City

Donna Plummer was amazed at the 400 American Flags flying behind Chinook Winds Casino this week. It’s part of an annual celebration of America’s military veterans […]
September 15, 2017

Suicide Among Veterans Highest in Western US, Rural Areas

WASHINGTON (AP) — Suicide among military veterans is especially high in the western U.S. and rural areas, according to new government data that show wide state-by-state […]
September 15, 2017

The Vietnam War: The History of the World

When troop withdrawals begin, soldiers left in Vietnam ask what they are fighting for. News breaks of a shocking massacre at My Lai, and questions grow […]
September 15, 2017

The Vietnam War: The Veneer of Civilization

With the country at odds over the war, draft-age Americans face wrenching choices. After chaos roils the Democratic Convention, Nixon narrowly wins the presidency. In Vietnam, […]
September 15, 2017

Flag relay for veterans pays visit on way to Florida

SISTERS, Ore. – (Update: Comments from participants) On Sept. 11, 70 relay teams started running, biking and walking from Seattle, on their way to Tampa, Florida. On Friday, […]
September 15, 2017

Veterans with disabilities gear up for adventure at San Diego Summer Sports Clinic

Veterans from across the country are set to participate in the 10th National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic from Sept. 17-22 in San Diego, California. VA, in collaboration […]
September 15, 2017

Are you eligible for more VA benefits? New web matrix explains primary, derivative benefits

At the Veterans Benefits Administration, we often come in contact with people who ask, What are my benefits? What am I eligible for? Or, I receive […]
September 14, 2017

Video: History Returned

A 73-year-old ID bracelet, traded in 1945 to a Dutch family by a hungry soldier in the Canadian army, is at last headed home. The bracelet […]