VA volunteer drivers recognized

Area volunteers were recently recognized for their services as Disabled American Veteran van drivers helping veterans to and from their medical appointments at the Oscar. G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Included in honorees were, from left, Rodney Aho, Linda Dillman, Tim Vander Veen, James Mead, Gary Ruhinen, James Feliciano, Robert Matchett and Cliff Stammer. These volunteers are part of a 400-member volunteer force that serves the VA medical center.