November 15, 2018

Female veterans get out in nature thanks to a non-profit in Douglas County

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – A non-profit in Douglas County is helping female veterans connect with nature and the community.
November 6, 2018

Female veterans discuss their experiences in the military

Many people balance military service with parenthood. But having to breastfeed while wearing a bulletproof vest is an experience that belongs to a limited group of […]
November 5, 2018

Community Character: Women veterans can find support, resources in new group

“If we have female veterans that are going off to combat and they come back to Medford, Oregon, they will know, hopefully in the future, what […]
October 29, 2018

When Female Veterans Return Home

First Lieutenant Brie Zeiger tried to stifle her fear as the C-130 transport plane she was riding in began its descent toward Forward Operating Base …
August 27, 2018

How The ‘Hello Girls’ Forged A Path For Female Soldiers During World War I

When Grace Banker graduated from Barnard College in 1915, women did not yet have the right vote. But lacking this basic right didn’t stop Banker from […]
August 24, 2018

Women On Deck

When they asked for the 2018 Women Build by Columbia Gorge Habitat for Humanity to have a “Rosie the Riveter” theme, the visiting team had no […]
August 24, 2018

Women’s Equality: Know the past, appreciate the present, focus on the future

Sunday is Women’s Equality Day. It’s a day to celebrate women’s equality in specific, connected ways. Each year, on this Congress-designated day, we commemorate the 1920 […]
August 17, 2018

Women veterans group creates new pathways to access needed services

There are about 300,000 veterans in Oregon eligible for services when they return home … There are over 2,000 women veterans in Jackson County alone. … […]
August 16, 2018

Female vets honored at annual celebration in Medford

More than 100 local female veterans were honored Thursday at an annual celebration in Medford. … In Southern Oregon, there are over 3,000.