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In the News Briefs - Jan. 4, 2017

Veterans’ service officer sets hours Tuesday, Jan. 10 in Grangeville

GRANGEVILLE – The Idaho Division of Veteran Services will have a veterans’ advocate in Grangeville on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Idaho Department of Labor office on 305 North State Street.

The advocate will be available to veterans and their dependents for answering questions about benefits, assist with ongoing claims, and take new claims for filing with the Veterans Administration.

To schedule an appointment, call 750-3690. Walk-ins will only be seen as time allows.

VA counselor at Veterans Outreach Center Jan. 11

GRANGEVILLE — A post traumatic stress (PTS) / military sexual trauma (MST) counselor will be on site at the Idaho County Veterans Outreach and Community Center Wednesday, Jan. 11, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The service is provided to former service members by the Vet Center of Walla Walla which is an outreach of the Veterans Administration (VA).

Veterans do not need a referral to see the counselor but will need to register by Jan. 10 with the Veterans Center and provide proof of service such as VA or military identification or DD Form 214. For information and to register, stop by the center at 318 East Main in Grangeville or call 451-0085.

Idaho County Democrats set meeting Jan. 9

GRANGEVILLE — The Idaho County Democrats will hold their regular monthly meeting on Monday, Jan. 9, 6:30 p.m, at the Grangeville Senior Center on the truck route. Doors open at 6 p.m. The public is welcome to attend. Bring topics of concern to discuss.

For information contact Michelle Perdue, 983-3763, or find Idaho County Democrats on Facebook.


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