veterans

Omaha
1:54 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

VA to hold public meeting about national cemetery project

A public meeting Tuesday afternoon in Omaha focuses on a new VA national cemetery planned for Sarpy County.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Thu September 5, 2013

VA Collaborates with Community for Mental Health Summit

The VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System is holding its first ever Mental Health Summit on Friday at the Lincoln VA.

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Health/Medical
2:00 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

VA opens new Community Resource and Referral Center

Homeless and at-risk veterans in the Omaha metro have a new place to receive community services.

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Government
8:46 am
Fri July 12, 2013

Kearney chosen as location for new veterans home

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman has selected Kearney as the location for the new Central Nebraska Veterans Home.

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Education
1:00 am
Fri June 7, 2013

Bellevue University opens Military Veteran Services Center

Bellevue University’s campus is growing with the addition of a Military Veteran Services Center.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed May 22, 2013

The VA Welcomes Home Vets

The VA’s Welcome Home and Military Appreciation Night Event takes place this Friday in Grand Island.

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Health/Medical
2:13 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

VA Research Week: 155 studies ongoing at Omaha VA Medical Center

Credit VA of Nebraska-Western Iowa

The VA of Nebraska-Western Iowa received $10 million in grants last year for research in to treatment for diabetes, battlefield injuries, and more.

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Government
1:57 pm
Fri March 22, 2013

Nebraska launches crisis hotline for at-risk veterans

A new campaign seeks to connect at-risk veterans with the mental health services they may need.

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Health/Medical
1:00 am
Wed March 20, 2013

VA hospital temporarily closes operating rooms

Nebraska and western Iowa veterans who need surgery will undergo those procedures somewhere other than the Omaha VA hospital for the time being.

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Government
2:00 pm
Wed December 26, 2012

VA report shows decline in number of homeless veterans

A new report from the VA says the number of homeless veterans nationwide dropped seven-percent from January 2011 to January 2012.

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