A new law in Idaho recognizes Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder as a work-related condition in first responders, and there's a new ground-breaking therapy in the works to help with recovery. Veterans will benefit from the new therapy too.
My dad is a US Navy veteran, and he loves to fly the flag outside his house several days each year. The most important day to him might be on Flag Day, June 14th. Most of us have no idea why today is so significant. Do you?
Road trips and barbecues are great, but Memorial Day weekend is about much more than that. The Idaho State Cemetery will give us the chance on Monday to get close to some decorated veterans, while we remember those that we've lost.
Volunteers will get together tomorrow to lay wreaths on the graves of veterans across the US, and we can be part of it too right here in the Treasure Valley. The simultaneous ceremony starts at Noon Eastern time at Washington DC's Arlington National Ceremony, and the Idaho State Veterans Cemet…
There are lots of challenging things about military service, but one of the hardest things might be transitioning back to civilian life after it's over. There's an Idaho group helping dozens of families make that transition as smooth as possible.
Ten special families got to go shopping for groceries this week and someone else picked up the tab, and not only did they get some free cereal and strawberries but they also ended up with another huge surprise in the process.
These retirees are young. The average age of someone who retires from the military is 45, and it turns out Idaho is one of the best places in America to put down new roots. If you see military retirees at Memorial Day events this weekend, think they'll agree that they're i…