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WIS News 10 Columbia
SC veteran sues Dorn VA, cites 'torturous acts' by VA in their lack of careA Navy veteran says Dorn VA Medical Center made a huge mistake and now he's fil
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 hours ago
A Navy veteran says Dorn VA Medical Center made a huge mistake and now he's filed a lawsuit to make the VA pay. Eric Walker, Sr. says Dorn VA was negligent when it switched his urine sample with another person's sample in May 2015. He claims that... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Hospitals find other ways to deliver medicine amid IV bag shortagebeen necessary to notify our patients or their caregivers.” VA hospitals also
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
been necessary to notify our patients or their caregivers.” VA hospitals also are feeling the squeeze. At the Cincinnati VA Medical Center, nurses are delivering antibiotics through the push method. This process can take three to five minutes,... Read more
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Island Packet
VA Medical Center holds art competition for veteransThe VA Medical Center in White River Junction is holding an art competition for
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
The VA Medical Center in White River Junction is holding an art competition for veterans. The entries can be fine art, such as painting, drawing and photography; applied art including ceramics, carving needlework and leatherwork; and craft kits such... Read more
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The Sentinel
James VogelsongProud Vietnam Veteran - James “Vogie” Leroy Vogelsong, age 66, of Mechanicsbur
The Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Proud Vietnam Veteran - James “Vogie” Leroy Vogelsong, age 66, of Mechanicsburg, PA, died at the Lebanon VA Medical Center on Monday, January 8, 2018, after struggling with cancer. Vogie was born on Thursday, September 20, 1951 in Harrisburg, PA to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Baer, Mast raise big bucks in close-watched Florida congressional racemonth. For Mast, having a congressional staffer at the medical center fulfills
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
month. For Mast, having a congressional staffer at the medical center fulfills a campaign promise to veterans. He said the VA Medical Center will be the first in the nation with an on-site congressional office. For Baer, whose extended family owns... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
One injured after rollover crash in west Charlotteevent on Thursday evening at West End Plaza. Over 300 business and community le
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
event on Thursday evening at West End Plaza. Over 300 business and community leaders attended this year’s event. Salisbury VA Medical Center employee gives coat to veteran in needSalisbury VA Medical Center employee gives coat to veteran in... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Infant found, suspect on the run after woman killed in west CharlotteSalisbury VA Medical Center employee gives coat to veteran in needSalisbury VA
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Salisbury VA Medical Center employee gives coat to veteran in needSalisbury VA Medical Center employee gives coat to veteran in need (Source: Salisbury VA Medical Center) Provided to WBTV by the Salisbury VA Medical Center: With a low of 23... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Salisbury VA Medical Center employee gives coat to veteran in needProvided to WBTV by the Salisbury VA Medical Center: With a low of 23 degrees,
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Provided to WBTV by the Salisbury VA Medical Center: With a low of 23 degrees, the week before Christmas was unseasonably cool for North Carolina. It wasn’t unusual for a Veteran to come to the Mental Health desk and ask to see someone in the... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Political Roundup: Government dissolution comes with payoffDistrict. Schaertl works with a variety of causes in her community, such as th
MPNnow.com / Posted 4 days ago
District. Schaertl works with a variety of causes in her community, such as the local Blue Star Mothers, the Canandaigua VA Medical Center, the Red Jacket Fire Department, the Ontario County Safety Council and the Ontario County Police Benevolent... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Guest Column: Inviting editor to tour Israel, Palestinea Presbyterian Seminary he was ordained in the United Church of Christ, then, a
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
a Presbyterian Seminary he was ordained in the United Church of Christ, then, after a one -year residency at the Portland VA Medical Center, he became a Board Certified Chaplain. He is now retired, living in Dufur, where he sings the National... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Sheriff to report on 2017 county crime ratesAssistance Superintendent Ric Smart reported $3,344 was spent in December to he
McDonough County Voice / Posted 4 days ago
Assistance Superintendent Ric Smart reported $3,344 was spent in December to help 14 veterans. He said nine trips were made to take 20 veterans to the VA medical center in Iowa City. Reach Patrick Stout by email at pstout@mcdonoug... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Letters Want representative government? Elect decent representativesdon’t care. EVELYN ENGSTROM, BOYNTON BEACH Sorry, VA; nothing, not even park
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
don’t care. EVELYN ENGSTROM, BOYNTON BEACH Sorry, VA; nothing, not even parking, is free Regarding West Palm Beach VA Medical Center Director Donna Katen-Bahensky’s letter, “Valet service at West Palm VA is completely free” (Sunday),... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Former acting chief of staff at Cincinnati VA convictedCINCINNATI (AP) - A former acting chief of staff at the Cincinnati VA Medical C
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
CINCINNATI (AP) - A former acting chief of staff at the Cincinnati VA Medical Center has been convicted of a charge of distributing a controlled substance. Authorities say a federal jury in Cincinnati found 67-year-old Dr. Barbara Temeck guilty... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Veteran at Dayton VA questioned by police, officials sayPolice took a veteran into custody for questioning this afternoon at the Dayton
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Police took a veteran into custody for questioning this afternoon at the Dayton VA Medical Center after he was carrying a concealed handgun, according to the VA. Dayton VA spokesman Ted Froats said the veteran was apparently unaware concealed... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
‘Misunderstanding’ causes brief lock down at Dayton VA, spokesman saysUPDATE @ 3 p.m. A misunderstanding over a concealed weapon led to a brief loc
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
UPDATE @ 3 p.m. A misunderstanding over a concealed weapon led to a brief lock down at the Dayton VA Medical Center, according to Dayton VA spokesman Ted Froats. Froats said a veteran was carrying a concealed handgun, but there was no threat to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Veteran at Dayton VA questioned by police, officials sayPolice took a veteran into custody for questioning this afternoon at the Dayton
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Police took a veteran into custody for questioning this afternoon at the Dayton VA Medical Center after he was carrying a concealed handgun, according to the VA. Dayton VA spokesman Ted Froats said the veteran was apparently unaware concealed... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
‘Misunderstanding’ causes brief lock down at Dayton VA, spokesman saysUPDATE @ 3 p.m. A misunderstanding over a concealed weapon led to a brief loc
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
UPDATE @ 3 p.m. A misunderstanding over a concealed weapon led to a brief lock down at the Dayton VA Medical Center, according to Dayton VA spokesman Ted Froats. Froats said a veteran was carrying a concealed handgun, but there was no threat to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Veteran at Dayton VA questioned by police, officials sayPolice took a veteran into custody for questioning this afternoon at the Dayton
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
Police took a veteran into custody for questioning this afternoon at the Dayton VA Medical Center, spokesmen said. Details were not immediately available, but campus authorities issued an “all clear” to employees around 2:10 p.m., or within minutes... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
West Virginia man traveling on I-78 rear ends a vehicle causing his own car to rolloverfor traffic. Fire Alarm: Friendship, Cornwall and Hebron fire companies were d
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
for traffic. Fire Alarm: Friendship, Cornwall and Hebron fire companies were dispatched at 1:59 p.m. Monday to the Lebanon VA Medical Center, 1700 S. Lincoln Ave. Crash: City fire crews, fire police and the First Aid and Safety Patrol were... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
John J. Pershing VA Medical Center urges healthy choice to start off 2018The new year is met with new resolutions and John J. Pershing VA Medical Center
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 days ago
The new year is met with new resolutions and John J. Pershing VA Medical Center aims to continue their pledge to provide care to veterans. John J. Pershing VA Medical Center has programs for veterans with health-conscious goals who want to become... Read more
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The Post-Standard
United to Fight It: Syracuse lawmakers back effort to battle opioid crisisN. Salina St., Syracuse (315) 471-0568 (referral line) Crouse Hospital - Chem
The Post-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
N. Salina St., Syracuse (315) 471-0568 (referral line) Crouse Hospital - Chemical Dependency Treatment Services410 S. Crouse Ave., Syracuse (315) 470-8304 Tully Hill5821 Route 80, Tully (315) 696-6114 Syracuse VA Medical Center(315) 4... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Bryan C. Matthews appointed Director of the VA Gulf Coast Health Care SystemChief of Supply, Processing and Distribution and Administrative Assistant to th
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 days ago
Chief of Supply, Processing and Distribution and Administrative Assistant to the Associate Director at the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan, as well as many other positions in Baltimore, Maryland, Washington D.C., and... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Minnesota Police Searching For Missing Man Near Sioux Fallsa missing man last seen in Sioux Falls. According to the Sleepy Eye Police Dep
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 7 days ago
a missing man last seen in Sioux Falls. According to the Sleepy Eye Police Department, 70-year-old Grant Friton left the VA Medical Center on Friday, December 15, 2017 in a maroon 2000 Ford Explorer with Minnesota license plates 474NDV. He had... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Bryan C. Matthews appointed Director of the VA Gulf Coast Health Care SystemChief of Supply, Processing and Distribution and Administrative Assistant to th
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
Chief of Supply, Processing and Distribution and Administrative Assistant to the Associate Director at the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan, as well as many other positions in Baltimore, Maryland, Washington D.C., and... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Arkansas' largest hospital to cut about 600 positionsimpact on the state of $3 billion a year. UAMS physicians provide care to pati
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 days ago
impact on the state of $3 billion a year. UAMS physicians provide care to patients at UAMS, Arkansas Children’s, the VA Medical Center, and clinics throughout the state. UAMS’ colleges produce the majority of physicians, pharmacists,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
UAMS removing 600+ positions, laying off 250+ employees to comply with $30M cut from fiscal budgetimpact on the state of $3 billion a year. UAMS physicians provide care to pati
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
impact on the state of $3 billion a year. UAMS physicians provide care to patients at UAMS, Arkansas Children’s, the VA Medical Center, and clinics throughout the state. UAMS’ colleges produce the majority of physicians, pharmacists,... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
UAMS to Cut 600 Positionsimpact on the state of $3 billion a year. UAMS physicians provide care to pati
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
impact on the state of $3 billion a year. UAMS physicians provide care to patients at UAMS, Arkansas Children’s, the VA Medical Center, and clinics throughout the state. UAMS’ colleges produce the majority of physicians, pharmacists,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
THE LIST: Weather-related closing and cancellationsOF THE LOWCOUNTRY: Closed on Friday. USC SALKEHATCHIE CAMPUSES IN ALLENDALE AN
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
OF THE LOWCOUNTRY: Closed on Friday. USC SALKEHATCHIE CAMPUSES IN ALLENDALE AND WALTERBORO: Will open at noon Friday. VA MEDICAL CENTER: The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center outpatient clinics at the downtown campus and VA’s clinics in... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Letters: Valet service at West Palm VA is completely freeAuburn Tigers 34-27 to win the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Jan 1. in Atlanta. (Kevin
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
Auburn Tigers 34-27 to win the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Jan 1. in Atlanta. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) The West Palm Beach VA Medical Center is proud to serve our veterans and we strive to offer the best care and services possible. As such, we... Read more
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The Hill
Improving care for veterans requires a cultural shift within the agencyinternal database of those who spoke out against the agency. According to Jame
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
internal database of those who spoke out against the agency. According to James DeNofrio, a whistleblower at the Altoona VA Medical Center, there is a “huge difference between VA having tools at its disposal to bring about progress,... Read more
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Chronicle-Tribune
The Chronicle-Tribune - chronicle-tribune.comTownship High School in 1958 and received her BS in Nursing from Marion College
Chronicle-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Township High School in 1958 and received her BS in Nursing from Marion College (IWU). Betty worked as an LPN at the Marion VA Medical Center for 2 years and at Marion General Hospital for 23 years. Betty married James Dickison on January 30, 1965.... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Johnson praises tax bill, but says more could be done for businessesthey didn’t go far enough in certain instances. The protections didn’t help Dr.
The Shawano Leader / Posted 10 days ago
they didn’t go far enough in certain instances. The protections didn’t help Dr. Chris Kirkpatrick, a whistleblower at the VA Medical Center in Tomah, Wisconsin, who committed suicide after he was fired for questioning excessive prescription... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Health Beat: Baltimore VA doctors try acupuncture to treat veterans' painThe Baltimore VA Medical Center is joining other VA centers in turning to a tre
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
The Baltimore VA Medical Center is joining other VA centers in turning to a treatment called battlefield acupuncture, among other therapies, to treat pain in former service members as part of an effort to reduce reliance on opioids that no longer... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Man charged with harassment after doughnut attackin South Lebanon Township, police said. Francesca Waller, 18, of 721 Hockley Av
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
in South Lebanon Township, police said. Francesca Waller, 18, of 721 Hockley Ave., Lebanon, was attempting to turn into the VA Medical Center when she struck a vehicle driven by Yvonne Myers, 55, of 605 Lentz Drive, Lebanon. Myers was taken to the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
THE LIST: Weather-related closing and cancellations for Friday, the weekendOF THE LOWCOUNTRY: Closed on Friday. USC SALKEHATCHIE CAMPUSES IN ALLENDALE AN
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
OF THE LOWCOUNTRY: Closed on Friday. USC SALKEHATCHIE CAMPUSES IN ALLENDALE AND WALTERBORO: Will open at noon Friday. VA MEDICAL CENTER: The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center outpatient clinics at the downtown campus and VA’s clinics in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Scienceweather application, has also recently...Health Seeking ways to curb the use o
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
weather application, has also recently...Health Seeking ways to curb the use of opioid painkillers, doctors at Baltimore’s VA Medical Center started offering a version of acupuncture to treat some veterans’ chronic pain. Two years later, the U.S.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Health Beat: Baltimore VA doctors try acupuncture to treat veterans' painThe Baltimore VA Medical Center is joining other VA centers in turning to a tre
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
The Baltimore VA Medical Center is joining other VA centers in turning to a treatment called battlefield acupuncture, among other therapies, to treat pain in former service members as part of an effort to reduce reliance on opioids that no longer... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore VA doctors try acupuncture to treat veterans' painSeeking ways to curb the use of opioid painkillers, doctors at Baltimore’s VA M
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Seeking ways to curb the use of opioid painkillers, doctors at Baltimore’s VA Medical Center started offering a versionof acupuncture to treat some veterans’ chronic pain. Two years later, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has embraced the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Johnathan Williams a candidate for Senior CLASS Awardat include the N7/Coeur d'Alene Tribe basketball clinic, Spokane Boys and Girls
KHQ Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
at include the N7/Coeur d'Alene Tribe basketball clinic, Spokane Boys and Girls Club, Sacred Heart Children's Hospital, VA Medical Center, and Camp Goodtimes. He has also made numerous visits to local elementary schools to spend time with the... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Political Roundup: Schumer's busy year on the roadbig one close to home is that he “removed bureaucratic obstacles to green-light
MPNnow.com / Posted 11 days ago
big one close to home is that he “removed bureaucratic obstacles to green-light” the start of the $141 million Canandaigua VA Medical Center modernization. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approved and released bids in the fall, with a plan of... Read more
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Wayne Post
Political Roundup: Schumer's busy year on the roadbig one close to home is that he “removed bureaucratic obstacles to green-light
Wayne Post / Posted 11 days ago
big one close to home is that he “removed bureaucratic obstacles to green-light” the start of the $141 million Canandaigua VA Medical Center modernization. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approved and released bids in the fall, with a plan of... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Longtime Dayton radio personality Bucks Braun diesat Westbrock Funeral Home, 1712 Wayne Ave. in Dayton. The family requests dona
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
at Westbrock Funeral Home, 1712 Wayne Ave. in Dayton. The family requests donations be made in Braun’s name to the Dayton VA Medical Center, Voluntary Services (135), 4100 W. Third St., Dayton. Got a tip? Call our monitored 24-hour line,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
THE LIST: Weather-related closing and cancellations for FridayOF THE LOWCOUNTRY: Closed on Friday. USC SALKEHATCHIE CAMPUSES IN ALLENDALE AN
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
OF THE LOWCOUNTRY: Closed on Friday. USC SALKEHATCHIE CAMPUSES IN ALLENDALE AND WALTERBORO: Will open at noon Friday. VA MEDICAL CENTER: The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center outpatient clinics at the downtown campus and VA’s clinics in... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
THE LIST: Weather-related closing and cancellations for Thursday, Friday"Menashe" has been rescheduled to Monday, Jan. 8 USC SALKEHATCHIE CAMPUSES IN
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
"Menashe" has been rescheduled to Monday, Jan. 8 USC SALKEHATCHIE CAMPUSES IN ALLENDALE AND WALTERBORO: Closed Thursday. VA MEDICAL CENTER: The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center outpatient clinics at the downtown campus and VA’s clinics in... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Reverberations From War Complicate Vietnam Veterans’ End-Of-Life Care - Reverberations From War Complicate Vietnam Veterans’ End-Of-Life Care April Dembosky KQED Many of Ron Fleming’s fellow soldiers have spent the past five decades trying to forg...a bullet himself. “At 21, you’re bulletproof,” he said, as he sat on the edge
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
a bullet himself. “At 21, you’re bulletproof,” he said, as he sat on the edge of his hospital bed at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. “Dying wasn’t on the agenda.” Now it is. Fleming has congestive heart failure and arthritis, and his... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
THE LIST: Weather-related closing and cancellations for ThursdayDEPT OF STATE: At Old Naval Base in N. Charleston. Closed tomorrow. U.S. ARMY
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 12 days ago
DEPT OF STATE: At Old Naval Base in N. Charleston. Closed tomorrow. U.S. ARMY CORPS of ENGINEERS: Closed on Wednesday VA MEDICAL CENTER: The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center outpatient clinics at the downtown campus and VA’s clinics in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Man extricated from car after crash near Topeka VA on S.W. 21stTopeka authorities were investigating a two-vehicle crash on Wednesday afternoo
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Topeka authorities were investigating a two-vehicle crash on Wednesday afternoon just north of Topeka’s Colmery-O’Neil VA Medical Center that left a man with serious injuries. The crash was reported around 3:20 p.m. Wednesday at S.W. 21st and... Read more
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Island Packet
Closings and cancellations hit Beaufort County as winter storm rolls throughof Hilton Head Island ▪ Town of Bluffton ▪ Beaufort County public libraries
Island Packet / Posted 12 days ago
of Hilton Head Island ▪ Town of Bluffton ▪ Beaufort County public libraries ▪ Town of Yemassee ▪ The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center outpatient clinics in Beaufort and Savannah ▪ Town of Ridgeland offices will close at noon. ▪ Beaufort... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcoming meetings and events Jan. 3-9, 20183-5 years. Veterans’ Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Group, 10 to 11 a.m
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
3-5 years. Veterans’ Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Group, 10 to 11 a.m., Building 3, Room A-101, Colmery-O’Neil VA Medical Center, 2200 S.W. Gage Blvd. Information: 350-4386. Journaling with Words & Images, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Perkins... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Remembering special people lost in 2017Kemp, a registered nurse who helped establish the Center of Excellence for Suic
MPNnow.com / Posted 16 days ago
Kemp, a registered nurse who helped establish the Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention at the Canandaigua VA Medical Center and its national suicide prevention hotline, definitely made an impact locally but also throughout the... Read more
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