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 or 541-580-6178. He is a combat veteran with more than 18 […]
December 15, 2017

New Affordable Housing Complex Opens for Veterans

Victory Place has nine studio apartments, and eight one-bedroom apartments. ACCESS was able to build the complex through a $1.96 million grant from Oregon Housing and […]
December 15, 2017

Season challenges veterans

Wilbern served in the Oregon National Guard and deployed to Iraq in 2010-11 as part of Operation New Dawn. He now works in the Wasco County […]
December 15, 2017

17 veterans and their families have a new home for the Holidays

Gaffey was among countless homeless veterans without a roof over his head, at least until Access, with the help of a private property owner, stepped in […]
December 14, 2017

UNION COUNTY: Housing assistance for local counties

Community Connections which covers, Baker, Union, Grant and Wallowa counties, will be receiving part of the funds to assist people in need of housing. Jeff Hensley […]
December 7, 2017

Helping homeless veterans in Central Oregon

BEND, Ore – Thursday is the anniversary of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, and veterans around the country are being honored for their service. But […]
December 5, 2017

Veterans Stand Down set in Newport

Lincoln County‚Äôs fourth annual Veterans Stand Down will take place Friday, Dec. 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Shilo Inn, 536 SW Elizabeth […]