WALLA WALLA -- The Blue Mountain Veteran's Coalition and Echo Company 181 BSB will be holding a tri-state Veterans' Standdown from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the National Guard Armory, 113 S. Colville St., Walla Walla.
All veterans, especially those who are homeless, are invited to use the services provided including: eye and dental exams, post traumatic stress disorder counseling, employment services, haircuts and showers, hygiene products and veteran benefit officers.
Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Bring your military paperwork.
Transportation is available. Contact Don Schack in Walla Walla, 509-525-5723; Jim Ziegenfuss in Lewiston, 208-799-5000; Brian Papineau in the LaGrande/Baker City area, 541-963-7111; Bob Dedlow, 541-564-5688, Anthony Durant, 541-564-5688, or Alice Thomsen, 541-938-6889, in the Hermiston/Pendleton/Milton-Freewater area; Ivan Keve in Waitsburg, 509-337-6546; and Jim Harting in Dayton, 509-382-4874.