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Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act claims now being determined

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs began deciding claims for the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 Jan. 1, 2020. The act...

Veterans with Veteran Health ID Card can shop at Military Exchange...

The Defense Department has announced expanded commissary, Military Service Exchange and MWR access beginning Jan. 1, 2020, and established a standard for physical access...

POW recalls mission that led to capture 50 years ago

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Beaux HebertRetired Lt. Col. Richard Smith, former 50th Flying Training Squadron commander, holds a prisoner of...

VA advocates for vets at correctional conference

On any given day in the United States, there are an average of 181,500 incarcerated veterans. This makes up about 7 percent of the...

WWII veterans awarded French Legion d’Honneur Medal

World War II Veterans William “Dean” Whitaker and William Grant received the French Legion d’Honneur award in a ceremony in Las Vegas on Oct....

Pearl Harbor survivor tells story: visits Aviation Nation

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Rachel LoftisLeonard Nielson, watches as an aircraft passes by during the Aviation Nation air show at...

Veterans’ Resources

U.S. Senate Catherine Cortez Masto https://www.cortezmasto.senate.gov/ 333 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Suite 8016 Las Vegas, NV 89101 702-388-5020 204 Russell Senate Office Building Washington DC 20510 202-224-3542 Dean Heller https://www.heller.senate.gov/public/ 8930 West Sunset Road, Suite...

VA to host transition service fair, town hall

The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System will host a Veterans Transition Fair, Town Hall Meeting Feb. 1. VASNHS is partnering with the Southern Nevada Veterans...

Veteran works with VA to overcome sexual trauma

VA photograph Dr. Nicole Anders, clinical psychologist who oversees VASNHS’ MST program, listens to a Veteran during a counseling session. When K. H. walked into...

VASNHS prepares to launch new VA health care options under MISSION...

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will launch its new and improved community care program June 6, 2019, implementing portions of the VA Maintaining...