August 30, 2018

Pacific Northwest gym serves local Vets through non-profit workouts

The Vietnam War broke Shawn Burke’s father. As a child, Shawn didn’t know why the man was absent. What he did know was that war changed […]
August 16, 2018

Veterans ‘TEE’ up for 25th anniversary golf tournament

More than 200 Veterans with visual impairments, severe illness or injury are set to tee up for the 2018 National Disabled Veterans Training, Exposure and Experience […]
July 13, 2018

TEE TALK: Filling a void for veterans

The clinics at Eagle Point are an offshoot of the Veterans Golf Club of Southern Oregon, which was formed in 2015 to introduce veterans to the …
July 11, 2018

15 Ways VA is improving the Veteran’s experience right now

The Department of Veterans Affairs is committed to providing the best experiences in its delivery of care, benefits, and memorial services to Veterans, Servicemembers, their families, […]
June 27, 2018

Recreational Therapy For Vets

According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, recreational therapy can provide additional coping mechanisms related to stress and intense emotions by lowering levels of anxiety, […]
June 26, 2018

Volunteers teach underprivileged kids, wounded veterans how to wakeboard

WASHINGTON COUNTY, OR (KPTV) – Disadvantaged youth and veterans are learning the ins and outs of wakeboarding, thanks to the efforts of a non-profit that is […]
May 27, 2018

Bend veterans build boat for fishing trips

The Bend chapter of the veterans group Oregon Band of Brothers raised about $15,000 in material and cash donations over the past few months to …
May 18, 2018

New state forest camping rules adjust fees, honor veterans

SALEM, Ore. – Recent rule changes adopted by the Oregon Board of Forestry adjust camping fees in state forests, provide additional benefits to …
May 16, 2018

Annual VA2K Walk & Roll keeping Veterans and employees healthy

On May 16, the 2018 VA2K Walk & Roll event will be held at many VA locations across the country. The VA2K focuses on promoting active […]