February 8, 2018

Oregon funds $8.9 mil. in affordable housing for veterans: ‘We owe it to them’

The money will fund 71 new affordable homes for Oregon veterans and their families in developments in North Bend, Klamath Falls, Oregon City, and Northeast Portland. […]
February 6, 2018

KHA secures $2 million for new vets housing

The Klamath Housing Authority (KHA) has announced a new veterans housing project on East Main Street after securing a $2 million grant from the Oregon Housing […]
February 3, 2018

Vet’s family gets new Habitat home

A Salem family has a new home in Keizer thanks to the efforts of Salem Habitat for Humanity. Greg, Olivia, Joshua and Ravyn Wuelfing were given […]
January 30, 2018

Vets’ housing opens in Aloha

Even as advocates celebrated the opening of Pomeroy Place in Aloha, which will provide housing for 20 low-income veterans and their families, a state official says […]
January 25, 2018

Stand Downs offer relief for homeless Veterans

“You’d be so lean, that blast of January would blow through you.” Shakespeare, The Winter’s Tale It’s hard to imagine what it must be like to […]
January 24, 2018

County, church team up to help vets

There’s no place to shelter homeless veterans — or anyone who is homeless for that matter — in Polk County.
December 27, 2017

American legion auxiliary members finds passion in 20 years of volunteer work

When community members started trickling slowly in for Christmas dinner at the Seaside American Legion Post 99, they passed a table filled with knitted hats and […]
December 16, 2017

RVTD bike program provides pedals for patriots

With two wheels under their feet, southern Oregon’s veterans are riding towards a greater sense of independence. … to help out our veterans that are needing […]
December 16, 2017

Vets’ Viewpoint for Dec. 17

Do you have information of interest to Douglas County veterans? Contact John McDonald at jd.mcdonald.jd@gmail.com or 541-580-6178. He is a combat veteran with more than 18 […]