August 19, 2017

Post-911 educational assistance changes

A lot of conversation was generated around innumerable veteran coffee-clutches after the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017 was passed this last month. […]
August 17, 2017

5 Things for Veterans to Know About Expanded GI Bill Benefits

Lawmakers this month sent an expanded GI educational benefits bill, known as the “Forever GI Bill” to President Donald Trump’s desk to sign. The Forever GI […]
August 2, 2017

Feed Me Fight Me: Food-inspired activewear company gives back to veterans

Klamath Falls native Brian Eayres has always been the sort of person who does what he wants, whether that is joining the Marines on a whim […]
July 27, 2017

Hiker raising funds for veterans, families

For Tim Tuomey, the summer began with snow. The 51-year-old from Twain Harte, California, is hiking the 2,600-mile Pacific Crest Trail with support from Marine Corps […]
July 26, 2017

Highway sign to honor fallen soldier scheduled

A ceremony to unveil a Fallen Hero Memorial Highway sign, respecting Jessica Ellis, will be held at the Lakeview Town Park on Friday, Aug. 4 at […]
July 22, 2017

Continued story of Sgt. Joshua Brennan and Sgt. Sal Giunta

There has been a development in the story of a local soldier who died from his wounds during an ambush in Afghanistan in 2007. Sgt. Joshua […]
July 12, 2017

Stretch, grow, recover: Stretching class for veterans helps ease stress, pain

A handful of people in an intimate riverfront studio gradually stretched their muscles under the guidance of soft-toned instructors, as quiet music filled the air. Astoria […]
June 29, 2017

Combat vets are hiking the 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail

Assisted by the nonprofit Warrior Expeditions, which supports outdoor journeys to help veterans melt the effects of combat, several veterans are hiking the entire 2,650-mile Pacific […]
June 29, 2017

Legion riders: Motorcycle club member says ‘I want to help veterans’

Sons of American Legion are men who had relatives, such as parents or … “Because I want to help veterans,” he said explaining why he joined […]