August 16, 2017

Former mayor’s son talks about father’s WWII heroics

As family members celebrate former Umatilla mayor George Hash’s 95th birthday, his son Randy is hoping that his father’s legacy is not forgotten. Hash, who turned […]
August 15, 2017

September is suicide prevention month

Nine people have taken their own lives since May 13 of 2017. Eleven people committed suicide last year. Three Azalea Middle School students attempted to kill […]
August 15, 2017

Town hall meeting for local veterans

Veterans, their family members and others are invited to a town hall meeting with representatives of the Roseburg Veterans Association Healthcare System, from 5 to 7 […]
August 15, 2017

The Latest: Brother thanks US WWII vet for returning flag

HIGASHISHIRAKAWA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on a U.S. veteran returning a fallen Japanese soldier’s flag to the man’s relatives (all times local): 6:40 p.m. The […]
August 14, 2017

The New Benefit For All Honorably Discharged Veterans

Early this year, the US Department of Defense announced the Veterans Online Shopping Benefit (VOSB). Beginning this Veterans’ Day (November 11, 2017), this program would open military […]
August 14, 2017

Corvallis veteran, family, get year’s worth of groceries

Timothy Taylor of Corvallis thought he was getting a shopping spree at the Albany WinCo Foods last week. But the Army National Guard veteran and his […]
August 12, 2017

“Flaps” Berry, Doolittle Raiders honored in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — On April 18, 1942 — just 4 months after the attack on Pearl Harbor — the Doolittle Raiders flew B-25 bombers over […]
August 11, 2017

My Story of Service: Wallace “Van” Nicholas of Medford

A special one hour My Story of Service: Wallace “Van” Nicholas of Medford shares stories from his time serving as an Army pilot in Vietnam. Tales […]
August 11, 2017

Wanted: World War II vets for trip

America is losing 330 World War II veterans every day and 96 percent of the 16.1 million who served in that conflict are now dead. “Time […]