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Veteran shares his struggles with PTSD

Iraq war veteran and Purple Heart recipient Bryan Adams spoke at American River College on Wednesday, addressing the reality of PTSD and the experiences that…


Faces of war

The original version of this story spelled Hamed Hafezy’s first name with an i in stead of with an e. Within the next few years, those beginning in…


Faces of war: Michael Monk

Unlike some of his peers at the VRC, retired Army Sgt. Michael Monk, 27, never wanted to leave the service. Monk had wanted to be…


Faces of war: Colin Lewis

Before enlisting, Colin Lewis had desperately wanted to get out of Mississippi. “There’s not really much to do there,” Lewis said of his home state….