February 8, 2018

Wasco veterans seek volunteers

“Our volunteers are important because they give this place a homey feel instead of the colder environment of a business office,” said Wilbern, an Iraqi war […]
January 30, 2018

DOD, VA team up on new tool to help with ‘bad paper’ upgrade applications

WASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs and Defense officials this week released new online help for veterans applying for a discharge upgrade, the latest in a series of […]
January 25, 2018

New online tool provides Veterans with customized instructions for discharge upgrade process

The U.S. military estimates that tens of thousands of Veterans with less than honorable discharges are likely to have discharges deserving of upgrades. These are Veterans who were […]
January 24, 2018

County to use $8K to promote veterans office

Klamath County commissioners have approved spending $8,140 to advertise the Veterans Service Office and encourage more residents to seek out the office for help.
December 26, 2017

County Veterans Service Office Software Blackout

The Lincoln County Veterans Service’s Office will be experiencing a software blackout the week following the Christmas holiday from 12/26 through 12/29. This is due an […]
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 12, 2017

VA Decision Ready Claims Program expands to include more types of claims

As part of VA’s ongoing efforts to modernize and improve Veterans’ experience with the disability claims process, VA unveiled its latest enhancements to the Decision Ready […]
November 17, 2017

County VSO plans veterans thank you dinner in Prineville

Shannon Dearth, Crook County’s Veteran Service Office director, was sitting with his wife brainstorming ways to not only thank local veterans, but their loved ones.
October 23, 2017

Documentary on CO veterans service officer to be shown

BEND, Ore. – MediaSeam, Inc., and the National Veterans Rights Association (NVRA), Inc., are proud to announce that their documentary film, “Stu Steinberg,” will be shown […]