veterans

Local veterans discuss difficulties transitioning to civilian life

Many of us have family members or know someone who has served or is serving in the military. The Army wanted to hear from service members about their time in the armed forces, so they tweeted this question: "How has service impacted you?" Instead of an overwhelmingly positive response, vets discussed issues with PTSD, sexual assault and suicide.  

100 local veterans return home on Honor Flight

100 men and women who served our country returned home Tuesday to the Spokane Airport where they received a hero's welcome. Hundreds of people lined both sides of the A/B Concourse and cheered the veterans as they arrived.