The Douglas County Department of Corrections will open a veterans housing unit this weekend.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Crews have begun working at the future site of the long-awaited Omaha National Cemetery in western Sarpy County.

More than 800 veterans from 46 states are participating in the National Veterans Golden Age Games in Omaha.

A decision about Omaha’s VA Medical Center is expected in late September or early October.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal officials will meet with Omaha veterans Friday to discuss what they want in an eventual replacement for the aging Department of Veterans Affairs hospital.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Funding has been pulled for adult day care for veterans in Omaha and western Iowa due to a $2.5 billion shortfall in the Department of Veterans Affairs health care budget.

A new report identifies five options for a new VA Medical Center in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Around $3,500 was raised this weekend for veterans with the help of two Omaha girls operating a lemonade stand.

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About one million World War Two veterans are still alive---and a 96-year-old female veteran of that war spoke at UNO last week.

UNO has been named the top university in the U.S. for veterans.