Tagged: Veteran

Idaho Town Cancels Celebration Amid Bergdahl Controversy

OPB |June 05, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Residents of Bowe Bergdahl's hometown are defending their support of the recently released soldier as more details emerge about the circumstances of his capture.

Sebastian Junger Talks About Korengal

OPB |June 04, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY JUNE 4: Award-winning journalist, Sebastian Junger, talks about Korengal, his new documentary about the Afghanistan War.

Local Veterans Experience Health Care Delays

OPB |June 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.

MONDAY: In the wake of the national VA scandal, we'll find out what Oregon veterans think of their health care.

Rebroadcast: Local Veterans Talk With Author Phil Klay

OPB |May 26, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: In this special rebroadcast, we explore the realities of war, the effects of loss and the challenges of reintegration with veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Author Phil Klay In Conversation With Local Veterans

OPB |March 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We explore the realities of war and reintegration with veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Oregon World War II Memorial

OPB |Nov. 11, 2013 12:15 p.m.

The Oregon WWII Memorial Foundation is currently raising funds to erect a monument near the Capitol in Salem's Wilson Park.

Control Shifts At BPA After Hiring Scandal

OPB |Oct. 25, 2013 12:25 p.m.

FRIDAY: The Department of Energy is taking control of personnel decisions at the Bonneville Power Administration after a hiring scandal.

Ithaka Examines The Life of Returning Veterans

June 17, 2013 12:30 p.m.

A new play premiering at the Artists Repertory Theatre explores what it's like for soldiers to come home.

Legislation Could Help Vets Convicted Of Crimes

March 28, 2013 12:25 p.m.

Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill aimed at helping military veterans who have been convicted of a crime.

Veterans' Stories

Nov. 11, 2009 9 a.m.

How does telling stories of their experiences help veterans transition back to daily life?

Soccer City, USA?

March 04, 2009 9 a.m.

Should Portlanders back an $85 million bond to bring Major League Soccer to town?

Veterans' Affairs

Nov. 11, 2008 midnight

What do veterans need?

Fort Lawton

July 23, 2008 midnight

How should society repay the families of wrongfully convicted soldiers?

Living with PTSD

July 03, 2008 midnight

Should we stop fireworks on The Fourth to help people with PTSD?

McCain and the Veteran Vote

May 12, 2008 midnight

How does your experience with war affect your presidential vote?

Coming Back From War

Jan. 23, 2008 9 a.m.

What is life like after war?

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