March 17, 2017

IBM announces plans to hire 2,000 US veterans

IBM plans to hire 2,000 U.S. veterans over the next four years as part of a broader expansion plan. The company said in December that it […]
March 17, 2017

Veteran celebrates 70 years with Forest Grove post

Bob Dean, commander of American Legion Post 2 of Forest Grove, presented an award for 70 years of continuous membership to Harold Johnson at the post’s […]
March 16, 2017

VSO in need of more volunteers

Mark Fortin, an Army veteran, started volunteering at the Wasco County Veterans’ Service Office in the spring of 2016, and sees it as a way to […]
March 16, 2017

‘I Was Back in Iraq’: Virtual Reality Is More Than a Game for Suffering Vets

It was supposed to be a routine resupply mission: a short drive across the Al Asad Air Base, 90 kilometers north of sweltering Baghdad, to fetch, […]
March 16, 2017

“The Beast” goes to work at Fort Stevens

HAMMOND — A Vietnam War-era cargo truck will transport visitors through Fort Stevens State Historical Site this summer. Steve Wicklander, a member of the Friends of […]
March 16, 2017

How LinkedIn is empowering job-seeking Veterans

As a health system dedicated to serving those who’ve served, VA sincerely appreciates other organizations that step up and help Veterans gain meaningful employment after the […]
March 16, 2017

BHS students learn from local veterans

BANDON – Students at Bandon High School gained valuable insight into the lives of those who have served their country when their teacher decided to get […]
March 15, 2017

Supporting our women Veterans

Life after the military can be difficult for all those who have served, but for the 1.8 million female Veterans in America, there are unique (and […]
March 14, 2017

VA Secretary David Shulkin addresses Veteran community during sit down interview

During his first few days on the job as the ninth secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Dr. David J. Shulkin sat down for an […]