November 6, 2017

Forest Service waives fees in honor of Veterans Day

PORTLAND, Ore. – The U.S. Forest Service will waive fees at day-use recreation sites in Oregon and Washington Nov. 11 – 12 in honor of Veterans […]
November 2, 2017

Recreation fees waived for Veterans Day

The U.S. Forest Service will waive fees at day-use recreation sites in Oregon and Washington Nov. 11 and 12 in honor of Veterans Day.
September 18, 2017

Celebrate National Women’s Health and Fitness Day

On Wednesday, September 27th, the Health Information Resource Center (HIRC) will hold its National Women’s Health and Fitness Day, promoting health awareness and the importance of […]
September 15, 2017

Veterans with disabilities gear up for adventure at San Diego Summer Sports Clinic

Veterans from across the country are set to participate in the 10th National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic from Sept. 17-22 in San Diego, California. VA, in collaboration […]
August 25, 2017

Since You Asked: Disabled vets, active military to get free camping in state forests under new law

I heard a rumor about a new law that disabled veterans can get free state parks camping starting next year. Is this true?— B.C., Medford. Just […]
August 23, 2017

Oregon’s outdoors help veterans cope

Oregon’s abundant public land offers diverse recreational opportunities, but for military veterans, it can provide additional benefits. Jana Waller and Jim Kinsey from Missoula, Montana, host […]
July 24, 2017

Combat veteran honored for cross-country bike trip

Amanda Neff, a U.S. Navy veteran who is riding her bike cross country from Virginia to Astoria on the TransAmerica Trail for Warrior Expeditions (, is […]
July 21, 2017

Sisters veteran’s outreach program receives national recognition

SISTERS, Ore. – Warfighter Outfitters, a Sisters-based veteran outreach program, has received some national recognition for its work in Central Oregon. Brett Miller, founder of Warfighter Outfitters, […]
July 14, 2017

Hundreds of Veterans to participate in National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Nearly 600 of the country’s best wheelchair athletes are arriving in Cincinnati, Ohio, for the 37th National Veterans Wheelchair Games July 17–22. “The Wheelchair Games is […]