February 6, 2019

Soldier may be honored with stretch of highway

A Keizer soldier killed in Iraq in 2007 might soon have a stretch of Oregon highway named after him.  House Concurrent Resolution 13, which is set […]
January 31, 2019

Springfield organization aims to help Oregon vets cover ambulance costs

Miller said Veterans Affairs already covers ambulance fares but said it can be … With that money, he said they can serve 30,000 veterans in Oregon.
January 22, 2019

Vets Helping Vets HQ plans ribbon cutting

Vets Helping Vets HQ will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5 p.m. Wednesday at its new headquarters, 237 Third Ave. SW, Albany.
January 17, 2019

Library to host screening of documentary film “Breaking the Silence”

Nathanial Bohme, LGBTQ veterans coordinator for the Department of Veterans Affairs, will lead a panel discussion after the screening.
January 15, 2019

Marion County VSO serves those who served

JUSTIN MUCH – Marion County Veterans Service Office is housed in the busy … The VSO’s roots reach back to 2005 when the Oregon Legislature …
January 15, 2019

Businesses Chip in for Coasties

Businesses Chip in for Coasties The government shutdown is now at day 25, but more importantly is that today is the day that many federal workers […]
January 9, 2019

Polk CDC opens home for veterans in Dallas

Polk Community Development Corporation Executive Director Rita Grady found out late last week that the organization’s new veterans housing project could take in residents beginning this […]
January 3, 2019

VA loans in Oregon nearly double over past five years

OREGON – More veterans in Oregon are becoming homeowners, that’s thanks to the top VA loan lender. These loans are under Veterans United …
December 28, 2018

Donated puppy will aid needy area veteran

Judging by her first major photo shoot, Scottie, an eight-week-old Labrador retriever, isn’t going to have a hard time adjusting to life in the spotlight as […]