June 3, 2017

Medford veteran receives national Unsung Hero award

A Medford veteran committed to helping fellow service members who face the same struggles he endured after battle has been named the 2017 Unsung Hero for […]
May 25, 2017

Oregon National Guard unit says goodbye before heading to Afghanistan

SALEM, OR (KPTV) – For the first time in three years, an Oregon military unit is deploying to Afghanistan, and the soldiers said their goodbyes at […]
May 17, 2017

VA announces new strategic partnerships to advance solutions for TBI and PTSD

Designed to promote forward-thinking dialogue and innovative collaboration among private industry as well as national professional sports organizations around the issue of brain health, the VA is […]
May 15, 2017

Father shares more memories of soldier slain in Iraq

When Jeremy Loveless was a senior at Gresham High School, his dad sat him down for “the talk.” What were his goals, his career plans, Mike […]
March 28, 2017

4 Spirits plans major expansion

4 Spirits Distillery has come a long way since owner Dawson Officer set up shop in a former Air Force installation in Adair Village back in […]
March 27, 2017

Music guides PSU blind violist on life’s path

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Like many musicians, Christina Ebersohl closes her eyes when she plays. “I usually do. I don’t mean to, it just almost happens […]
March 24, 2017

VA, DOD study a major breakthrough for understanding PTSD

Researchers from VA and the Department of Defense (DOD) recently released findings of a new study called Prospective Post-Traumatic Stress disorder Symptom Trajectories in Active Duty […]
March 10, 2017

Unemployment rate falls sharply for recent veterans

Recent veterans found jobs in February, helping reduce their unemployment rate to its lowest level in five months. The jobless rate for veterans who have served […]
February 14, 2017

Wall of honor coming to Albany

The traveling Wall of Honor, a 32-panel wall displaying the 7,265 names of all fallen servicemen from Operation Desert Storm in 1991, through the Somalia and Bosnian […]