January 18, 2019

REI Presents: Constant Thought

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When the traditional methods of coping with trauma don’t work, what options do you have left? Brandon Kuehn, an Iraq War veteran, believes the best way to face a range of trauma is to reach for literal, physical summits—and he isn’t alone. Outdoor therapy is a growing field that is proving to help people like […]

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November 13, 2018

Community Stories: Akuna Hikes

When Will Robinson returned home to southeast Louisiana after serving four years in the U.S. Army, he came back broken. “Mentally, I was not the same person that I was before I left,” he said. Robinson enlisted at the age of 22, and his time in the Army included one deployment in Iraq in 2003. […]

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November 10, 2017

How Cycling Is Helping Veterans Find Peace at Home

For many members of our armed forces, returning home signifies the beginning of a different type of battle. The laser focus that allows you to keep your tires tracking on the trail's narrow tread. The playful challenge of picking your way through the rocks strewn on the trail. The hooting and hollering of buddies behind […]

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November 4, 2016

127: Veteran’s Day 2016 Play in new window | DownloadVeteran’s day used to be Armistice Day. WW1 was supposed to be the the war to end wars, which was […]
November 9, 2015
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Veteran’s Day 2015

Thank you for the sacrifices you and your families are making. Our Vietnam Veterans have taught us that no matter what are positions may be on […]
November 8, 2015
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097 Veteran’s Day 2015 Play in new window | DownloadHousekeeping: I have been fighting Hackers for the Last Month.  This is why my podcast has been less frequent.  Don’t […]