Photo courtesy of Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital.


COVID-19 vaccines available to veterans at Marina VA clinic

Central Coast veterans enrolled in VA health care are eligible for inoculation as soon as Feb. 13.

Shari Stevenson comes from a family of veterans. She is dedicated to serving all vets in San Benito County. Photo by John Chadwell.

BL Special Report

Shari Stevenson fights for vets

She first became aware of PTSD and Agent Orange as a teen. When her two sons joined the military, she learned what benefits would be available after their service. Now she serves all vets in San Benito County for the Veterans Administration.



Local veterans’ organizations offering free transportation to VA clinics

American Legion and VFW team up to provide free transportation to clinics in Monterey and San Jose


Interim IG Report Documents Systematic VA Misconduct

IG confirms serious problems at the VA in Phoenix, it's time to act