George E. Wahlen http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ George E. Wahlen en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:53:36 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Utah designates a day to reach out to military heroes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606257/Utah-designates-a-day-to-reach-out-to-military-heroes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606257/Utah-designates-a-day-to-reach-out-to-military-heroes.html A resolution passed during the 2014 Legislature designates July 3 as "Call Your Military Hero Day" in Utah. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:23:12 MDT Utah veterans, politicians see Shinseki resignation through different eyes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604255/Utah-veterans-politicians-see-Shinseki-resignation-through-different-eyes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604255/Utah-veterans-politicians-see-Shinseki-resignation-through-different-eyes.html Vietnam veteran George Gutzmer credits the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system with saving his life. Fri, 30 May 2014 21:18:04 MDT Salt Lake veterans hospital to test next generation of prosthetic limbs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580260/Salt-Lake-veterans-hospital-to-test-next-generation-of-prosthetic-limbs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580260/Salt-Lake-veterans-hospital-to-test-next-generation-of-prosthetic-limbs.html Doctors in Salt Lake City will soon start clinical trials on an innovative prosthetic implant that could help thousands of... Fri, 17 May 2013 21:35:00 MDT A heart for veterans: 60-year-old June Christensen has made it her mission to give time to veterans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617759/A-heart-for-veterans-60-year-old-June-Christensen-has-made-it-her-mission-to-give-time-to-veterans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617759/A-heart-for-veterans-60-year-old-June-Christensen-has-made-it-her-mission-to-give-time-to-veterans.html June Christensen is gearing up for the holidays, finishing a yearlong shopping spree to buy gifts for veterans. It's a thank... Mon, 17 Dec 2012 05:00:00 MST Pearl Harbor veterans honored on 71st anniversary of attack http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568366/Pearl-Harbor-veterans-honored-on-71st-anniversary-of-attack.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568366/Pearl-Harbor-veterans-honored-on-71st-anniversary-of-attack.html At Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, more than 2,000 people marked the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack Friday that killed... Fri, 07 Dec 2012 19:20:00 MST Photo gallery: Veterans receive poinsettias from high school baseball players http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568187/Photo-gallery-Veterans-receive-poinsettias-from-high-school-baseball-players.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568187/Photo-gallery-Veterans-receive-poinsettias-from-high-school-baseball-players.html Instead of pitches and clutch hits, Cottonwood High School baseball players delivered holiday cheer to veterans at a Salt... Wed, 05 Dec 2012 17:49:16 MST Photo gallery: Jazz spread holiday cheer to kids at hospitals http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568099/Photo-gallery-Jazz-spread-holiday-cheer-to-kids-at-hospitals.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568099/Photo-gallery-Jazz-spread-holiday-cheer-to-kids-at-hospitals.html Utah Jazz coaches, trainers, players, Nu Skin Jazz Dancers and Jazz Bear spread holiday cheer by making their traditional... Tue, 04 Dec 2012 17:26:43 MST Salt Lake City family of five ready to board the Africa Mercy for 2 years of service at sea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865557299/Salt-Lake-City-family-of-five-ready-to-board-the-Africa-Mercy-for-2-years-of-service-at-sea.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865557299/Salt-Lake-City-family-of-five-ready-to-board-the-Africa-Mercy-for-2-years-of-service-at-sea.html Dr. Sean Runnels, his obstetrician wife, Dr. Diane Ellis, and their three children, ages 12, 9 and 6, won't be back for at... Mon, 11 Jun 2012 21:35:20 MDT 10 Mormons among Medal of Honor recipients http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865556345/10-Mormons-among-Medal-of-Honor-recipients.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865556345/10-Mormons-among-Medal-of-Honor-recipients.html Author Sherman Fleek has written a book that recounts the lives and heroic deeds of LDS soldiers who have received the Medal... Thu, 24 May 2012 05:00:00 MDT VA secretary tackles growing needs of new generation of veterans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865553002/VA-secretary-tackles-growing-needs-of-new-generation-of-veterans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865553002/VA-secretary-tackles-growing-needs-of-new-generation-of-veterans.html The U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs toured the facilities of the Salt Lake City VA Tuesday, meeting with women veterans... Tue, 27 Mar 2012 20:55:53 MDT Fisher House gives hospitalized veterans' families a place to call home http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865551239/Fisher-House-gives-hospitalized-veterans-families-a-place-to-call-home.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865551239/Fisher-House-gives-hospitalized-veterans-families-a-place-to-call-home.html Hospitalized veterans now have a "comfort home" where their families can stay, without charge, right on the campus of the... Fri, 02 Mar 2012 22:18:32 MST Son failed to care for father, sold his painkillers, charges state http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705395221/Son-failed-to-care-for-father-sold-his-painkillers-charges-state.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705395221/Son-failed-to-care-for-father-sold-his-painkillers-charges-state.html Thu, 01 Dec 2011 19:30:17 MST Veterans Day activities vibrant, diverse http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394121/Veterans-Day-activities-vibrant-diverse.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394121/Veterans-Day-activities-vibrant-diverse.html Summarizing the significance Veterans Day has to veterans might be a complicated task — something Jim Stritikus... Fri, 11 Nov 2011 09:29:23 MST Veterans enjoying benefits of Operation Baby Shower http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705391794/Veterans-enjoying-benefits-of-Operation-Baby-Shower.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705391794/Veterans-enjoying-benefits-of-Operation-Baby-Shower.html Sat, 01 Oct 2011 15:43:04 MDT Ground broken for veteran's facility http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705375595/Ground-broken-for-veterans-facility.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705375595/Ground-broken-for-veterans-facility.html Fri, 01 Jul 2011 16:26:53 MDT Pearl Harbor survivors gather to share stories, picnic http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705373907/Pearl-Harbor-survivors-gather-to-share-stories-picnic.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705373907/Pearl-Harbor-survivors-gather-to-share-stories-picnic.html Sat, 04 Jun 2011 18:22:54 MDT American Legion task force visiting Salt Lake VA hospital http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371121/American-Legion-task-force-visiting-Salt-Lake-VA-hospital.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371121/American-Legion-task-force-visiting-Salt-Lake-VA-hospital.html Sun, 24 Apr 2011 22:02:11 MDT Utahns commemorate Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369658/Utahns-commemorate-Welcome-Home-Vietnam-Veterans-Day.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369658/Utahns-commemorate-Welcome-Home-Vietnam-Veterans-Day.html When Vietnam War veterans came home four decades ago, they did not get the kind of thanks they deserved. Wednesday marked the... Wed, 30 Mar 2011 18:14:26 MDT Veterans demand — and get — respect at care homes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700080433/Veterans-demand-2-and-get-2-respect-at-care-homes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700080433/Veterans-demand-2-and-get-2-respect-at-care-homes.html OGDEN — Arlo Mueller was in the Okinawa campaign of World War II from start to finish — all three months of it... 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