Four Magic Valley students have made the recommendation list of Senator Mike Crapo to the various military academies for 2020. Out of the 45 total Idahoans nominated by Sen. Crapo, four are from the Magic Valley and one from the Wood River Valley
A Twin Falls company has been recognized for its support for area veterans. Last week Intermountain Polygraph Service of Twin Falls, along with two other Idaho businesses, were given the 2019 HIRE Vets Medallion Program Demonstration Award from the U.S. Department of Labor
Idaho's governor has appointed a state senator to lead the veteran services division. The office of Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter announced the appointment of Sen. Marv Hagedorn to become the administrator for the Idaho Division of Veterans Services.
A senior U.S. military commander is endorsing the decision to spare Army Pvt. Bowe Bergdahl prison time for abandoning his post in Afghanistan, endangering military comrades who participated in the lengthy search for him.
A special job fair is set for Thursday in Twin Falls specifically targeting veterans. The Idaho Department of Labor will host a job fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at their local office with area companies looking to hire people who have served in the military.