Iraq

Family Ties program treats vets and their loved ones

Dirk Ellena returned home from war and, as many veterans do, struggled with feeling “like a freak." “You don’t think on the same level anymore, you don’t d ...

Soldiers Project treats ‘invisible wounds of war’

They’re often called the “invisible wounds of war,” the emotional and mental struggles that follow a military member home from combat. These wounds include post traumatic st ...

Local Wounded Warrior event aids war vets

After serving two tours in Iraq, Jessica Oliff spent four days last October fly fishing and relaxing in a preserve near Foresthill. She was the first female veteran to attend the ...

Congressman McClintock remembers fallen Roseville soldier

Congressman Tom McClintock delivered a speech to the House of Representatives Dec. 14 in memory of Roseville’s Private Sean A. Silva, age 23, who was killed in Iraq on Oct. ...