January 11, 2019

Women and minority veterans are thriving in the civilian workforce

A military background boosted the civilian job prospects for women and racial minorities that have historically had a harder time finding work, the latest Bureau of […]
January 4, 2019

Vet unemployment is up in December. But there’s still good news.

Last month, 3.6 percent of post-9/11 veterans and 3.2 percent of all veterans were unemployed.
December 10, 2018

This nonprofit charity helps veterans and their spouses find great careers

This article is sponsored by Disabled American Veterans. In the wake of World War I, hundreds of thousands of returning and separating American troops came home […]
December 7, 2018

Vet employment market stays hot in November

The U.S. unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7 percent in November, while the nation added about 155,000 jobs. (Raytheon)
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 14, 2018

BLM announces the first Veteran Interagency Hotshot Crew

The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Oregon/Washington office announced today the Lakeview Veterans Fire Crew has achieved certification as the Lakeview Veterans Interagency Hotshot Crew (IHC). […]
November 14, 2018

This “customized” mentorship program for veterans is now helping military spouses

American Corporate Partners is expanding its mentorship program to include military spouses. (Getty Images)
November 12, 2018

Job Outlook Good for Oregon Veterans

BEND, OR — Last year, Oregon veterans saw their lowest unemployment rate in a decade. A recent report by the Oregon Employment Department shows the state’s […]
October 29, 2018

Veteran Farmers

Occasional cattails line a ditch, and red-winged blackbirds roost nearby. A bucolic farm appears that can be reached by a two-lane gravel driveway. To the left […]