June 1, 2009
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The Craig Veterans Telehealth Clinic will be sending out postcards reminding veterans about getting their flu shot. The vaccine is in, so you can drop in and get a shot.
If you are a World War II veteran, or if you know of one, applications for the Honor Flight in May to Washington, D.C., are available in my office.
I have 2010 calendars in my office. The calendar I have is called “Salute to our Veterans.” These calendars have information on veterans’ Web sites, facts about health issues, and many other pertinent information pieces concerning veterans.
I have 2010 calendars in my office. The calendar I have is called “Salute to our Veterans.” These calendars have information on veterans Web sites, facts about health issues and many other pertinent information concerning veterans.
Congratulations to Trish Johnson for winning the rifle from the American Legion Post 62 raffle. The Legion’s annual Christmas party will be at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the post headquarters, 1055 Moffat County Road 7.
The Department of Veterans Affairs and Kaiser Pemanente have announced a new program designed to improve care and services to our nation’s heroes.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4265 and American Legion Post 62 members need to be aware of a possible scam involving a person claiming to be a veteran and needing assistance to get back to his home in Arizona.
Wednesday is Veterans Day. Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane, is hosting Veterans Day activities. A ceremony will start at 8 a.m. in the high school auditorium.
Veterans Day, Nov. 11, is the day to honor all veterans. Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane, will host a ceremony starting at 8:30 a.m. in the auditorium.
American Northwest Realty is sponsoring a free lunch for veterans and their families from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 11, Veterans Day, at 105 E. Victory Way. I will issue another reminder later in month.
The Medal of Honor was awarded posthumously to Sgt. First Class Jared C. Monti.
I just received new brochures on Agent Orange review and Gulf War review. Anyone interested, come in to my office.
This office would like to recruit some drivers for the veterans van. The job entails picking up veterans on their appointment date, driving to Grand Junction and then returning here.
The Suicide Prevention campaign of the Veterans Affairs is expanding its outreach program by piloting an online, one-to-one "chat service" for veterans who prefer reaching out for assistance using the Internet.
Four local World War II veterans - Bill Cook, Bill Frye, Carl Medvesk and Leonard Yoast - went on the honor flight to Washington, D.C., to view the World War II memorial.
Veterans do not have to have a military-service related disability to qualify for hearing aids and eyeglasses. The veteran only needs to qualify for care and have enough hearing loss to need hearing aids.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4265 and American Legion Post 62 had their meetings Monday and Tuesday nights, respectively.
The Veterans Affairs Rocky Mountain Network will receive $7,320,523 for its Telehealth Outreach Clinic expansion initiative.
• I am still compiling a list of Moffat County veterans who are buried at cemeteries other than the Craig cemetery.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4265 and American Legion Post 62 host meetings Monday and Tuesday nights at the organizations' respective buildings.
The VA recently awarded $5.2 million for Minnesota veterans' homes.
This being my first "hotline," I am hoping to continue with the fine service that Bill Harding has done in the past years. The Moffat County Commissioners met with officers of the American Legion to update the status of the legion hall at Shadow Mountain.