The U.S. Office of Special Counsel has rejected a claim by a surgeon who alleged retaliation after he was fired from the Eugene clinic of the Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center last year.
About 100 veterans and other well-wishers turned out to the Roseburg National Cemetery Annex on Monday to mourn the passing and celebrate the life of a woman who has been described as a pillar of the veteran community.
Dodie Blessing was a leader in the local veteran community and a retired Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center nurse who dedicated her life to helping others. Friends said she was full of compassion, but also wouldn’t back down from a fight, especially when it came to championing the righ…
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, is feeling optimistic about the changes at the Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center. It’s like night and day, he said, over what it was just a few months ago.
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio Wednesday called for reforms and stronger oversight of veterans hospitals in testimony before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs.
Beginning Friday, veterans with appointments at the Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center will be able to receive text reminders on their cell phones.
Some veterans didn’t get the welcome home they hoped for as they returned from the jungles of Vietnam or the deserts of Iraq, but a group of local middle school students did their best to help make up for that Thursday at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Patrick W. Kelley Post 2468 on Walnut Str…
Hundreds turned out to the Roseburg National Cemetery Annex Thursday afternoon for a ceremony commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. It was a chance for Vietnam veterans to be acknowledged for their service in a way they weren’t when they returned home.
Local veteran leaders have mixed reactions to the announcement that President Donald Trump fired Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin this week and nominated White House doctor Ronny Jackson to replace him.
Vietnam veterans will be recognized and thanked for their service at a commemoration Thursday of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.