Articles tagged with: VA Dom

09 June 2014

Local veteran describes health care delays

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore -- According to a new audit released Monday by the Department of Veteran Affairs, wait times for Oregon veterans are among some of the longest in the country. The VA facility in White C ...

30 May 2014

Oregon veterans react to Shinseki resignation

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- After mounting pressure from Veterans' groups and members of Congress, Eric Shinseki resigned Friday as Veterans Affairs Secretary. He was under scrutiny for a recent report on long ...

15 May 2014

National investigators visit local VA facility

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

White City, Ore. -- Government workers were in White City Thursday as part of the ongoing investigation into the Department of Veterans Affairs. The investigation comes after allegations that vetera ...

03 April 2014

Mental health options avaliable at local VA clinic

Posted in Local, Health

White City, Ore. -- Following Wednesday's shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, reports say that the suspected gunman was recently being evaluated for post-traumatic stress disorder, otherwise known as PT ...

07 March 2014

Norovirus outbreak closes VA Facility for the weekend

Posted in Local, Health

White City, Ore. -- The largest veteran's facility in Southern Oregon will be closed at least through the weekend after a Norovirus outbreak sickened nearly 200 people, including veterans and staff. ...

05 March 2014

More than 100 sick with Norovirus at VA Facility in White City

Posted in Local, Health

White City, Ore. -- 53-year-old Norman Ehrig is one of hundreds who have been sick at the Veterans Rehabilitation Center in White City.The center houses more than 470 veterans who are getting rehabi ...