George E. Wahlen

Utah designates a day to reach out to military heroes

A resolution passed during the 2014 Legislature designates July 3 as "Call Your Military Hero Day" in Utah. Read more »

July 2, 2014


Utah veterans, politicians see Shinseki resignation through different eyes

Vietnam veteran George Gutzmer credits the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system with saving his life. Read more »

May 30, 2014


Salt Lake veterans hospital to test next generation of prosthetic limbs

Doctors in Salt Lake City will soon start clinical trials on an innovative prosthetic implant that could help thousands of veterans who have lost a limb. Read more »

May 17, 2013


A heart for veterans: 60-year-old June Christensen has made it her mission to give time to veterans

June Christensen is gearing up for the holidays, finishing a yearlong shopping spree to buy gifts for veterans. It's a thank you for their service and sacrifice, as... Read more »

Dec. 17, 2012


Pearl Harbor veterans honored on 71st anniversary of attack

At Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, more than 2,000 people marked the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack Friday that killed thousands of people and launched the United... Read more »

Dec. 7, 2012


Photo gallery: Veterans receive poinsettias from high school baseball players

Instead of pitches and clutch hits, Cottonwood High School baseball players delivered holiday cheer to veterans at a Salt Lake hospital. Read more »

Dec. 5, 2012


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