veterans

VA hospital to host 2nd town hall meeting

Meeting gives veterans, families opportunity to ask questions

The Madison Veterans Hospital will host its second quarterly town hall meeting Thursday to provide an opportunity for veterans and their families to make comments and ask questions, according to a release.

City, VA leaders hope to end veteran homelessness by 2015

23 new housing vouchers will help find rental units for homeless veterans

Homeless veterans could have new housing options soon with city leaders and Veteran's Administration officials setting a goal to end veteran homelessness in Madison by 2015.

Thieves steal from graves of veterans in Beaver Dam

Cost to replace flag holders is close to $2,700

In the quiet Oakwood Cemetery you will find the resting place for men and women who served this country at the crossroads of history. An American flag and a bronze holder tells everyone passing by that they are veterans.

Veteran memorial forgotten no more

3 veterans get Montello memorial plaza project rolling; work expected to finish this summer

Sitting on a hillside in the center of town is stone meant as a symbol of remembrance. But for about a century, it's been nearly forgotten.

Veteran registration bill moves on to state Senate

Bill would give veterans priority in college class registration

The Wisconsin Assembly has approved a bipartisan bill that would give veterans priority over other students when they register for University of Wisconsin System and state technical college classes.

Bill: Veterans could get priority school registration

Lawmakers want veterans to graduate before G.I. Bill benefits expire

Military veterans would be given priority over other students when registering for classes at all University of Wisconsin campuses as well as the state's technical colleges under a bill making its way through the Legislature.

Student vets organize PTSD seminar

Organizers hope to convey realistic portrait of returning soldiers

UW-Platteville student and war veteran Timothy Long helped put together an event that highlights what veterans go through when they return home.