Veteran's Affairs

Airing on the last Friday of each month between 8:30-9:00am

Join Bert Valencia and Darla Sanders from local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5231 and the Disabled American Veterans for a monthly discussion of the issues facing veterans in the Four Corners area, their challenges and successes.

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KSJD’s Veteran’s Affairs has returned from a brief hiatus with an update on how local veterans are doing during the coronavirus pandemic and with a preview of this year’s Montezuma Stand Down For Veterans. 

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In this month’s edition of KSJD’s Veteran’s Affairs, KSJD’s Tom Yoder has a look at how local veterans are faring during the coronavirus pandemic and what they can do to stay connected and safe. 

Veteran's Affairs: A Look Back at 2019

Jan 31, 2020
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In this episode of KSJD's monthly Veteran's Affairs program, Tom Yoder talks with Bert Valencia of local VFW Post 5231 and Montezuma County Veterans Service Officer Rick Torres about how his office served local vets in 2019, changes in veteran benefit programs over the past year, and how the widow of a local veteran received the benefits she was due after four years.

Finding Veterans' Graves Across Montezuma County

Oct 25, 2019
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On this edition of KSJD's Veteran's Affairs program, Tom Yoder talks with John Davis from local VFW Post 5231 to find out why vets have been frequenting local cemeteries and digging up information on the locations of veteran graves across Montezuma County.

In this edition of KSJD's monthly Veterans Affairs program, Tom Yoder talks with John Davis of local VFW Post 5231 about the 2019 Montezuma Stand Down for Veterans event, and how it helped local vets in need.

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