January 24, 2019

Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs signs historic agreement for veteran services with Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation

The Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs (ODVA) and Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) at the Oregon State Capitol last week that will enable the tribal government to establish its first-ever tribal veteran service office.
January 23, 2019

Things You Know, But Cannot Explain

A retrospective of the beloved Oregon artist’s work, “Things You Know But … Central Oregon Veterans Ranch founder and executive director Alison …
January 21, 2019

NORTHEAST OREGON: First-ever tribal veteran service office

The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs (ODVA) and Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) at the Oregon State Capitol this […]
January 17, 2019

Trump recently signed two veterans bills into law. Here’s how they’ll affect you.

On its way out the door, the 115th Congress passed a pair of bills aimed at improving education and other aspects of the transition from military […]
November 23, 2018

“We Became Warriors Again”: Why World War I Was a Surprisingly Pivotal Moment for American Indian History

When Congress in 2008 declared the Friday after Thanksgiving to be Native American Heritage Day, the resolution made only passing mention of why that timing made […]
September 19, 2018

Native American Vet Memorial

Off Main Street in Jefferson, up Cemetery Hill Road, lies a truly beautiful, humbling, and most of all, powerful, place. The All Nations Native American Veterans […]
August 29, 2018

ODVA Partnering With Warm Springs Tribes to Establish Oregon’s First Tribal Veteran Service Office

The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs and Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) this week that will enable the tribal government to establish the state’s first-ever tribal veteran service office.
July 9, 2018

Veterans honored at annual powwow

 
June 28, 2018

Design selected for Smithsonian’s National Native American Veterans Memorial

This article includes excerpts from the press release issued by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, which is available here.  The jury for the […]