Veteran town hall in Rapid River

RAPID RIVER — Veterans and their families are invited to a veteran town hall in Rapid River on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 6:30 p.m. at American Legion Post 301, located at 10854 N Main St. The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center will be hosting the town hall, which is open to all veterans and their families and friends.

Leaders from the VA Medical Center, Escanaba Vet Center, Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency, and County Veteran Service Officer will be on hand to provide a presentation on VA services, discuss initiatives to increase access to VA healthcare, answer questions, and listen to veterans’ comments and concerns.

“We have done a number of these veteran town halls and found them to be very beneficial in our understanding of veterans’ concerns and helping them to resolve any issues they may have,” said Brad Nelson, public affairs officer .

Any questions can be directed to VA Public Affairs Officer Brad Nelson at 800-215-8262, ext. 32001, or Delta County Veteran Service Officer Dave Dziewior at 906-786-7228.