Military Newsletter


One in five Army hospital leaders suspended in two years: What's behind the discipline?

Discipline of JBLM-based senior medical officer was not an isolated case. Seven others have had their commands put on hold during investigations since...

Western Regional Medical Command Commander Brig. Gen. John Cho has been suspended pending a Defense Department Inspector General investigation into his command climate.

Washington congressional delegation – minus one – supports plan to help Syrian rebels

All but one member of Washington state’s congressional delegation this week voted to support the Obama administration’s plan to train...

U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Seattle, was the only member of the delegation to oppose President Barack Obama’s proposal to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels.

Murray bill would give a lifeline to American Lake VA childcare program

Scheduled to close Sept. 30, the American Lake childcare center could instead remain open through 2015

In Lakewood, VA officials hear from frustrated vets

At the forum, a portrait of an overworked hospital system emerged from veterans who vented about inexperienced front-line VA personnel, confusing ...

Tacoma resident Dwight Obado, a 30-year Army veteran, explains the difficulties he’s had receiving dental and mental health treatment during a town hall forum at the American Lake VA Campus auditorium in Lakewood on Tuesday.

State, UWT receive grant to build up cybersecurity programs

UWT plans to use its share to help veterans earn cybersecurity credentials