War Stories News

The items posted here either cover news about CRNA veterans or are of interest to all veterans. Links are valid upon posting, but may move at the source's site or otherwise become invalid. This news is posted for informational purposes only and does not reflect the opinion or position of, or constitute an endorsement by, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists.

Special Offers for Veterans on Veterans Day

Atlantic City, N.J.: Dentists Offer Free Services on Veterans Smile Day, Press of Atlantic City, November 7, 2019

Cincinnati: Veterans Day Deals and Discounts at Greater Cincinnati Restaurants and More, Cincinnati.com, November 8, 2019

Cincinnati: Veterans Will Get Free Metro Bus Service on Veterans Day, City Beat, November 7, 2019

Colorado: Veterans Day Discounts: Colorado Businesses Honor Veterans on Monday, CBS 4 (Denver), November 10, 2019

Maine: University of New England Offering Discounted Dental Care for Veterans on November 19, News Center Maine, November 12, 2019

Maryland: MDOT Maryland Transit Authority to Offer Free Rides for Veterans on Veterans Day, WBAL (Baltimore, Md.), November 6, 2019

North Alabama: Businesses Honoring Veterans with Deals, Discounts This Veterans Day, WAAY 31 ABC (Huntsville, Ala.), November 8, 2019

Ohio: Chef Art Pour Restaurants Offer Free Meals for Veterans Nov. 11, Cleveland Jewish News, November 3, 2019 

Washington, D.C.: Via Now Provides Veterans With Free Rides in the DC Area, Engadget, November 11, 2019

Nationwide:

Veterans Day Deals Around the Country for Military Members, The Morning Call, October 28, 2019

All Veterans and Active Military Get a Free Meal on Veterans Day, City Barbeque 

War Stories News

95-Year-Old Veteran Talks About Choosing to Serve in WWII
Adirondack Daily Enterprise, November 13, 2019

Vietnam Vet Fighting for the Rights of Black Soldiers
The San Diego Voice & Viewpoint, November 12, 2019

Lake County Teen Chronicles Lives of WWII Veterans
Orlando Sentinel, November 11, 2019

SIU Law, Medical Schools Form Partnership with Aim to Help Illinois Veterans
The Southern Illinoisan, November 9, 2019

Canada: 99 Year Old Veteran Still Manning the Poppy Table
The Ottawa Citizen, November 6, 2019

Simsbury Ceremony Recognizes World War II Nurses as Lesser-Known Heroes
Hartford Courant, October 1, 2019

100-Year-Old Veteran Travels Across the Country to Meet Each State's Governor
Fox40 (Sacramento, Calif.), July 29, 2019

Military Unit, Ravaged by War, Regroups Back Home to Survive the Peace
The Wall Street Journal, July 14, 2019

On the Battlefield or Here at Home, Highly Skilled CRNAs are Saving Lives
Sunshine State News, June 29, 2019

Researchers Seek Veterans for National Survey on Marijuana
Researchers hope a national cannabis survey for U.S. military veterans will help educate elected officials, government department heads, and the public about the health benefits of cannabis use by those who served in the military.
Weedmaps, June 28, 2019

Michigan State Parks Offering Veterans Quiet Alternative for Fourth of July Festivities
FOX66 (Flint, Mich.), June 4, 2019

At 100, This World War II Veteran is Still on the March, Representing His Passing Generation
The Washington Post/Richmond Times, May 31, 2019

New Text Feature Available Through VA's Women Veterans Call Center
Newton County Times, April 25, 2019

Blue Water Navy Veterans and Spouses Can Now Claim Presumptive Conditions
CBS 21 (Harrisburg, Pa.), April 8, 2019

Pinellas Congressman Gus Bilirakis Seeks Videos from Veterans Suffering from Burn Pit Exposure
Tampa Bay Times, April 8, 2019

Efforts to Help Define What's Making Some Gulf War Veterans Sick
Click2Houston, February 10, 2019

War Veteran Who Lost Leg in Afghanistan Helps Colin Powell Change Flat Tire
New York Post, January 24, 2019

For First Time, Pearl Harbor Remembrance Takes Place Without a Single USS Arizona Survivor Present
Washington Post, December 7, 2018

UW Alum Who Fought in World War I Helped Create Veterans Day as National Holiday for All Vets
Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee, Wis.), November 8, 2018

Widow of Vietnam Veteran Warns of Agent Orange Symptoms
WPSD (Paducah, Ky.), October 19, 2018

10 Things Every Veteran Should Know About Agent Orange
VAntage Point (VA Blog)

Military Veterans Get 'Healing Power of Music' in Guitars for Vets
Rockford Register Star (Rockford, Illinois), July 21, 2018

Female Veterans Share Their Stories at Fort Snelling
KARE (Minneapolis), July 21, 2018

Iraq and Afghan War Vets Exposed to Toxic Air Struggle for Breath—and a Diagnosis
PBS News Hour, July 20, 2018

Keep Vets in Mind: July 4 Can Exacerbate PTSD Symptoms
Jacksonville Daily News (Jacksonville, North Carolina), July 3, 2018

For Veterans with PTSD, the Fourth of July Fireworks Can Cause Panic, Flashbacks
Duluth News Tribune, June 26, 2018

Number of Veterans Injured from Burn Pits in Iraq, Afghanistan Growing
WHIO, June 8, 2018

Tunnelton Man's WWII Medals Replaced After 73 Years
WV News, April 19, 2018

South Korea Seeking to Honor Local Veterans
Yakima Herald (Yakima, Wash.), April 19, 2018

'Angel of Dieppe' Who Stood Up to Nazi Soldiers to Treat Wounded Canadians Dies at Age 103
National Post, April 19, 2018

On 76th Anniversary, Santa Fe Honors Those Who Served at Bataan
Santa Fe New Mexican, April 9, 2018

Local World War II Veteran Remembers Role in Wartime Deception
Santa Rosa's Press Gazette, April 9, 2018

Agoura 20-Year-Old on a Mission to Interview Every Living WWII Combat Veteran Before It's Too Late
KTLA, April 9, 2018

Volunteer Makes Sure No Veteran Dies Alone
The Salem News, April 9, 2018

VA, Postal Inspection Service Spot 2 Scams Targeting Veterans
Federal News Radio, April 5, 2018

U.S. Veteran Who Joined Famous Evacuation Operation During Korean War to Visit S. Korea
Yonhap News Agency (Korea), April 5, 2018

Three Veterans Honored with Congressional Veteran Commendation
Waco Tribune-Herald, April 4, 2018

Vietnam Veterans Gain New Respect
Highland News (Highland, Calif.), April 4, 2018

World War II Veteran's Luck Holds
The Maui News, April 3, 2018

More Women Veterans are Writing Their Own History
Chicago Tribune, March 30, 2018

Encounters: Portraits of Veterans Help One Vet Find Her Purpose
Tampa Bay Times, March 30, 2018

DOD to Commemorate 1st Anniversary of National Vietnam War Veterans Day
Kokomo Perspective, March 28, 2018

Veteran Filmmaker Addresses Delaware Veterans Coalition
Middletown Transcript, March 27, 2018

Wounded Combat Vets Face Increased Risk for High Blood Pressure
U.S. News & World Report, March 19, 2018

Portraits in Courage: Special Operations Surgical Team (SOST)
Air Force Special Operations Command, August 8, 2017