November 28, 2018

Post-9/11 GI Bill housing payment rates update

Today, VA announced key changes in the processing of GI Bill benefits payments under the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017 (Forever GI […]
November 28, 2018

Maxwell Receives Permanent Honor at COCC

BEND, OR — Central Oregon Community College is now a Medal of Honor College. Extended Learning Dean Jerry Schulz, also a veteran, pursued the official designation to honor Bend […]
November 28, 2018

Career training for veterans returns to Gifford Pinchot

VetsWork, a program of the Mt. Adams Institute, is bringing back the national career training program for military veterans to both the Gifford Pinchot National Forest […]
November 27, 2018

War Stories: Mike Brock

He had his mind set on the military right out of high school, enlisting in the Marine Corps and then attending officer’s candidate school showing he […]
November 27, 2018

Facebook Live Dec. 11: Convenient health care at your fingertips

Online video conferencing? Check. Online appointment scheduling? Check. Mobile apps tailored to Veteran needs? Check. Smartphones, tablets and computers make accessing VA health care easier than […]
November 27, 2018

Remembering Pearl Harbor

The city of Seaside honored American World War II with a proclamation for “Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.” The proclamation comes with a freshening up of the […]
November 26, 2018

Where We Live: Dayton man recalls D-Day

Mortensen — who is also working with the National Archives to download more military stories of Oregon veterans — believes documenting first-hand …
November 26, 2018

GI Bill advice: For student vets, from student vets

Among student veterans’ tips for getting the most out of the GI Bill are to knock out credits before you start school and save for the […]
November 26, 2018

Remembrance of Pearl Harbor, December 7th, 1941 in Newport at Don and Ann Davis Park

Survivors of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor will be honored at a ceremony on December 7 at 11:00 am at the Don and Ann Davis […]