April 17, 2018

Veterans: Be wary of scams regarding job offers and the sale of military records, government forms

In continuation of Operation Protect Veterans, the U.S. Postal Inspection Service and AARP are letting Veterans know about scams aimed specifically at military men and women. […]
April 16, 2018

War Stories: Nicolas Mezzanatto

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans–some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This […]
April 16, 2018

VA updates, improves assistance program for transitioning service members

As part of VA’s ongoing efforts to help transitioning service members navigate and understand VA’s various benefits, the agency recently updated VA’s briefing portion of the […]
April 16, 2018

R. Lee Ermey, the Former Marine Who Starred in “Full Metal Jacket” Has Died Aged 74

(LOS ANGELES) — R. Lee Ermey, a former Marine who made a career in Hollywood playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick’s […]
April 15, 2018

The need to remember: Highway 39 dedicated to fallen soldiers

Efforts to honor vets. Linthicum was one of a number of speakers on hand Saturday to honor the Evans family as well as Steven Bates, chair […]
April 14, 2018

The VA and lawyers for warriors

These last few weeks have been very active with many new developments on the military and veteran fronts. Many topics have been battered about over the […]
April 11, 2018

Scouts, local cemetery come to rescue of forgotten Veterans

Lincoln City, OR – Pacific View Memorial Cemetery has heeded the concerns of local Cub Scouts and accomplished its mission of honoring our military Veterans by […]
April 11, 2018

Special Forces veteran visits North Marion High School

Where were you on Sept. 11, 2001? That’s what former Green Beret Sgt. 1st Class Chris Spence asked students at North Marion High School during a […]
April 11, 2018

Ship ahoy! USS Portland set to arrive

Public tours, events set for huge new U.S. Navy ship scheduled to arrive in town on Saturday for commissioning ceremony on April 21. U.S. Navy veterans, […]