disability http://publicradioeast.org en The Down East Journal (05/16/14) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-051614 <p>This week on the Down East Journal, a local non-profit in Greenville is using horses to treat people with physical, cognitive, and psychological disabilities.&nbsp; And, the latest attempt to survey the Neuse River for remnants of the Civil War ironclad CSS Neuse was scuttled this week. What archeologists hope to find when they FINALLY get on the water.&nbsp; Those stories and more, this week on the Down East Journal, Friday at noon on all of the PRE stations and Saturday at noon on News and Ideas.</p> Wed, 14 May 2014 16:29:38 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 41353 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (05/16/14) Expediting Disability Compensation Claims for Veterans http://publicradioeast.org/post/expediting-disability-compensation-claims-veterans <p>The U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs recently announced they’re implementing an initiative to expedite disability compensation claims for Veterans who have waited a year or more.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 14 May 2013 14:04:50 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 13974 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (05/10/13) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-051013 <p></p><p>This week on the Down East Journal, the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs recently announced they’re implementing an initiative to expedite disability compensation claims for Veterans who have waited a year or more.&nbsp; And, a project to help restore declining fish populations is underway along the Cape Fear River.&nbsp; We’ll explain how crushed granite will be the basis for a new fish habitat.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 14 May 2013 13:59:22 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 13922 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (05/10/13)