Veterans organization

Veterans organization seeks nursing students for scholarships – Pine and Lakes Echo Journal

Members of 40 & 8 Car 754 are seeking applicants from the Lake District for nursing education scholarships. The group — made up of veterans representing the Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Crosslake and Pine River areas — offers two $500 scholarships each year to students pursuing a career in nursing. No one is applying, and members […]

Veterans benefits

Squad Battles for Navy Veteran Benefits for Agent Orange Exposure

WEBVTT GINA: APPROXIMATELY 90,000 NAVY VETERANS WHO SERVED OFF THE COAST DURING THE VIETNAM WAR MAY SOON START RECEIVING BENEFITS FOR AGENT ORANGE EXPOSURE. A SLIDELL VETERAN LAWYER HAS PLAYED A KEY ROLE IN THE FIGHT TO RECOVER THESE BENEFITS. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF MILITARY VETERANS ADVOCACY JOHN WELLS SAYS LEGISLATION FOR SO-CALLED NAVY BLUE WATER […]