November 11, 2017

Enlisting in WAVES changed the course of Coos Bay woman’s life

COOS BAY – In 1941, Penny Dahl wanted to do her part to serve her country, but at age 17 was too young to join the […]
November 11, 2017

Distinguished Veteran Jerry Bjornstad served around the world

LOWELL — During his more than 21 years in the U.S. Air Force, Jerry Bjornstad served in some of the most politically sensitive locales in the […]
November 11, 2017

Volunteering to help other veterans

Every veteran has a tinge of survivor’s guilt, Dave Perry said. He’s trying to lessen his through volunteering to help other soldiers, sailors, airmen, Marines and […]
November 11, 2017

The Number of Homeless Veterans Is Down 40% Since 2011

Efforts to fight homelessness among the veteran community appear to be paying off: The number of homeless veterans was down 40% in 2016 from five years […]
November 11, 2017

How Americans fought to restore Veterans Day to November

This Friday, millions of Americans will take time out to honor our military on the traditional time of 11:11 a.m. on November 11. But there was […]
November 10, 2017

Bandon Korean war vet remembers his service

BANDON – From 1952 to 1953 Army Corporal Hardy Christensen spent his time fighting in the Korean War.
November 10, 2017

Springfield statue unveiling honors women who serve

SPRINGFIELD — Shelley Corteville recalled the annual phone calls from her father thanking her for her service each Veterans Day and how, after his recent death, […]
November 10, 2017

On the Go with Joe with Lift For The 22

BEAVERCREEK, OR (KPTV) – When military members return home has veterans, the transition back to civilian life can be hard. In an effort to help veterans’ […]
November 10, 2017

Astoria’s damaged Doughboy Monument on track for repair

With the help of private insurance and public grants, the base of the Doughboy Monument in Uniontown will likely be renovated in time for the 100th […]