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Heitkamp sponsors bill to keep disabled vets in their homes

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — In an effort to ensure America’s disabled veterans receive all of the care they need to make sure their lives are of the best quality, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., along with Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., introduced in the Senate the Vul…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Heitkamp sponsors bill to keep disabled vets in their homes

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — In an effort to ensure America’s disabled veterans receive all of the care they need to make sure their lives are of the best quality, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., along with Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., introduced in the Senate the Vul…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Liversage named director of Fargo VA Medical Center

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Lavonne Liversage has been named the new director of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center here.
Liversage, who assumes her new position Nov. 18, has more than 17 years in management positions at the VA, including posts in Fargo, where she b…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Liversage named director of Fargo VA Medical Center

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Lavonne Liversage has been named the new director of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center here.
Liversage, who assumes her new position Nov. 18, has more than 17 years in management positions at the VA, including posts in Fargo, where she b…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

VA Secretary shuns SD delegation

December 20, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Johnson, Thune, Noem slam Shinseki’s handling of proposed closure for facility in Hot Springs.
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Noem takes aim at VA for handling of Hot Springs

December 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Secretary Eric Shinseki stonewalling her, congresswoman claims. Continue Reading

Study backs up proposal for VA changes in SD

June 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Agency hopes to reduce its workforce by more than 200; welcomes alternative plans. Continue Reading

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After Years of Waiting, Devils Lake Vets Hopeful for New Clinic

March 5, 2012 in WDAZ

DEVILS LAKE, ND (WDAZ-TV) – Lake Region veterans say they’re encouraged that Veterans Affairs has committed to opening a clinic in Devils Lake. Some veterans say they’ve waited so long that they think it’s too good to be true. Continue Reading

Hundreds protest proposed Hot Springs VA closure

February 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

HOT SPRINGS (AP) Hundreds of people showed up in Hot Springs on Saturday to protest the proposed closure of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs clinic. Continue Reading

Hot Springs residents rally to save local VA hospital

December 27, 2011 in The Daily Republic

HOT SPRINGS Four months ago, Misti Cantrell opened Hot Springs’ only florist shop. Continue Reading