May 15, 2019

State Partners to Educate Oregonians about Scams Targeting Veterans and Seniors

Operation Stop ScamsMay 20, 9AM – 3PMWorld of Speed, Wilsonville Every two minutes, someone in the United States becomes a victim of fraud. A disproportionate number […]
May 15, 2019

Other-than-honorable discharge?

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has made mental health care treatment available to former service members with other-than-honorable (OTH) administrative discharges through two new programs. One […]
May 15, 2019

World War II veterans, families honored at the State Capitol for Armed Forces Day

World War II Army combat medic Vern Staley still remembers the brutal winter of 1944, when his toes froze as his battalion fought the Germans.
May 15, 2019

War Stories: Remembering Bob Maxwell

Before his passing over the weekend, Bob Maxwell was the oldest living recipient of the Medal of Honor in the United States for his bravery and […]
May 14, 2019

Veterans Memorial to be built at Happy Valley City Hall

HAPPY VALLEY, Oregon – On May 1, the City of Happy Valley was awarded a Veterans and War Memorial Grant from the Oregon Parks and Recreation […]
May 14, 2019

Walgreens HERO program to hire 5,000 Veterans

Walgreens recently announced a commitment to hire 5,000 Veterans over the course of five years through their Helping Veterans with Educational and Retail Opportunities Program (HERO). […]
May 12, 2019

World War II Veteran and Navajo Code Talker Fleming Begaye Sr. Dies At 97

Fleming Begaye Sr., one of the last remaining Navajo Code Talkers from World War II, has died at the age of 97.
May 11, 2019

A chance to personally honor, locally

For all of you veterans and veteran family members living here in Eastern Oregon, you will actually have the opportunity this coming Saturday May 18th, to […]
May 10, 2019

Tune in May 22 for a Facebook Live featuring VA mental health apps and telemental offerings

Join VA’s Office of Connected Care and the Army Wife Network on Wednesday, May 22 at 12 p.m. ET for a Facebook Live event featuring VA […]