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Utah Department of Veterans and Military Affairs Press Releases

105 Press Releases
  • Published on July 27, 2020 - 17:37 GMT

    Veterans Benefits Administration Tele-Town Hall this Wednesday

    Join the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) on Wednesday at 3:00 pm MDT for a Utah Tele-Townhall with Undersecretary of Benefits Dr. Paul Lawrence.  During this town hall, the VBA will be presenting on  VA Solid Start, Blue Water Navy, Veterans …

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  • Published on July 23, 2020 - 17:25 GMT

    Governor Herbert statement on the passing of Sgt. Bryan Mount

    *attached contains the following: For Immediate Release Contact: Brooke Scheffler  bscheffler@utah.gov  801.674.0132.  Governor Herbert statement on the passing of Sgt. Bryan Mount  SALT LAKE CITY (July 23, 2020) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has issued a …

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  • Published on July 23, 2020 - 17:25 GMT

    Governor Herbert statement on the passing of Sgt. Bryan Mount

    *attached contains the following: For Immediate Release Contact: Brooke Scheffler  bscheffler@utah.gov  801.674.0132.  Governor Herbert statement on the passing of Sgt. Bryan Mount  SALT LAKE CITY (July 23, 2020) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has issued a …

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  • Published on July 20, 2020 - 16:37 GMT

    VA expands emergency response for Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness

    VA expands funding for emergency response for Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness during COVID-19 pandemic Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced it is allocating an additional …

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  • Published on July 20, 2020 - 15:16 GMT

    VA expands emergency response for Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness

    VA expands funding for emergency response for Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness during COVID-19 pandemic Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced it is allocating an additional …

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  • Published on July 2, 2020 - 21:22 GMT

    Gov. Herbert lowers flags in honor of 1st Lt. Kenneth Allen

    SALT LAKE CITY (July 2, 2020) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has ordered the lowering of the flag of the United States of America and the flag of the State of Utah on Friday, July 3, 2020, in honor of the life and service of 1st Lt. Kenneth Allen, who will be laid …

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  • Published on July 2, 2020 - 19:21 GMT

    Gov. Herbert lowers flags in honor of 1st Lt. Kenneth Allen

    SALT LAKE CITY (July 2, 2020) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has ordered the lowering of the flag of the United States of America and the flag of the State of Utah on Friday, July 3, 2020, in honor of the life and service of 1st Lt. Kenneth Allen, who will be laid …

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  • Published on July 1, 2020 - 19:41 GMT

    National Ability Center offers modified programming during COVID-19

    When the National Ability Center (NAC) doors shut in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, they quickly began working hard to adapt to changing times and continue providing for their participants through virtual training and social media content.  However …

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  • Published on July 1, 2020 - 19:37 GMT

    National Ability Center offers modified programming during COVID-19

    When the National Ability Center (NAC) doors shut in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, they quickly began working hard to adapt to changing times and continue providing for their participants through virtual training and social media content.  However …

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  • Published on June 27, 2020 - 18:59 GMT

    Update Regarding COVID-19 at the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home

    The Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs (UDVMA) and Avalon Health Care announced on Saturday that 19 residents of the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home have recovered from COVID-19. Unfortunately, 13 COVID-19 positive …

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  • Published on June 27, 2020 - 17:38 GMT

    Update Regarding COVID-19 at the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home

    The Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs (UDVMA) and Avalon Health Care announced on Saturday that 19 residents of the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home have recovered from COVID-19. Unfortunately, 13 COVID-19 positive …

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  • Published on June 25, 2020 - 21:45 GMT

    Utah Virtual Job Fair on Tuesday, June 30

    Meet with 80 employers throughout the state on Tuesday, June 30 from 10 am to 1 pm at the Utah Department of Workforce Services Virtual Job Fair. Learn what job opportunities are available in right now. To register: Go to jobs.utah.gov. Click ‘Sign in’ on …

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  • Published on June 25, 2020 - 21:23 GMT

    Utah Virtual Job Fair on Tuesday, June 30

    Meet with 80 employers throughout the state on Tuesday, June 30 from 10 am to 1 pm at the Utah Department of Workforce Services Virtual Job Fair. Learn what job opportunities are available in right now. To register: Go to jobs.utah.gov. Click ‘Sign in’ on …

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  • Published on June 25, 2020 - 18:54 GMT

    Gov. Herbert issues declaration in recognition of Korean War Remembrance Day

    In commemoration of Korean War Remembrance Day, June 25, 2020, Governor Gary R. Herbert issued a declaration honoring Utahns who fought in the Korean War. 2020 marks the 70th anniversary of the start of the three-year war. “70 years ago, the United States …

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  • Published on June 25, 2020 - 16:48 GMT

    Gov. Herbert issues declaration in recognition of Korean War Remembrance Day

    In commemoration of Korean War Remembrance Day, June 25, 2020, Governor Gary R. Herbert issued a declaration honoring Utahns who fought in the Korean War. 2020 marks the 70th anniversary of the start of the three-year war. “70 years ago, the United States …

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  • Published on June 25, 2020 - 16:02 GMT

    Call for Korean War Veteran Stories

    The Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs (UDVMA) would like to document and honor Korean War Veterans’ memories and stories. UDVMA is asking for veterans’ stories and photos to share with more Utahns on the service and sacrifice of Korean War …

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  • Published on June 25, 2020 - 16:01 GMT

    Call for Korean War Veteran Stories

    The Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs (UDVMA) would like to document and honor Korean War Veterans’ memories and stories. UDVMA is asking for veterans’ stories and photos to share with more Utahns on the service and sacrifice of Korean War …

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  • Published on June 6, 2020 - 19:30 GMT

    June 4 Update on the Salt Lake Veterans Home

    On Thursday, June 4, Avalon Health Care confirmed that a total of 51 residents at the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home have tested positive for the virus as of May 18. Avalon Health Care also reported that two COVID-19 positive residents …

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  • Published on June 6, 2020 - 19:30 GMT

    Longtime Veterans Advocate William E. Christoffersen Passes Away

    William E. Christoffersen, a lifelong advocate for veterans in Utah, passed away earlier this week at the Salt Lake Veterans Home that bears his name.  Christoffersen, who would have celebrated his 94th birthday on Saturday, June 6, passed away due to …

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  • Published on June 5, 2020 - 21:56 GMT

    Utah to Provide a Mask for Every Veteran Who Requests One

    The Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs (UDVMA) announced a partnership with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) to provide a free mask to veterans in Utah who don’t have one. As part of the ‘A Mask for Every Utahn’ …

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