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HOPE: Curry County Veterans Services

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met with two veterans who experienced homelessness or were on the brink of homelessness. Both of them went to …

Eagle Point National Cemetery to expand

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Eagle Point National Cemetery serves more than 55,000 veterans and their families. Now, thanks to some newly purchased land, it will be able to serve thousands more. The United States Department of Veterans Affairs announced Tuesday that it …

Officer-involved shooting suspect in court

Medford, Ore. — A man involved in an officer-involved shooting last week at the VA in White City was back in court Friday. Gilbert Matthew Negrete was indicted by a grand jury earlier this week. Friday afternoon, he was arraigned on those charges. …

White City VA gets 1 star rating

White City, Ore. — For years the Department of Veterans Affairs has given star ratings for each of it’s medical centers based on quality of care and service. Those ratings are now being released for the first time. And while the rating for …