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.

Discounts and deals for Veterans in the Spokane area today

Veterans Day is time we set aside to honor and thank those who have served our country and helped protect our freedoms. Several national and local companies are thanking veterans and active duty military with deals or freebies today in honor of the holiday. 

Spokane Valley firefighters to honor combat veterans

Members of the Spokane Valley Fire Department and Veterans Community Response will gather on August 17 to launch a four-day retreat for 20 combat veterans and honor a local veteran who lost his life while serving his country.