March 13, 2018

Monument: Veterans’ town hall today

Grant County Veteran Services Officer Kathleen Hoffman will be holding a public meeting in Monument today regarding some new information many of our local rural vets […]
March 13, 2018

It’s National K-9 Veterans Day. Here are four places that honor heroic war dogs

National K-9 Veterans Day falls on March 13 because that’s the date the U.S. Army K9 Corps was formed in 1942. The corps was created mostly […]
March 13, 2018

Visitors Association names top photos

“Honoring the Brave,” a photo of the annual Veterans Day parade in Albany by Cathy Webbg, was selected as the championship photo in the 11th annual […]
March 12, 2018

War Stories: Bob Sandberg

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 […]
March 12, 2018

WWII vet Del Riley to speak at LBCC

World War II veteran and former Linn County Clerk Del Riley will speak at Linn-Benton Community College 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13, in […]
March 12, 2018

Veterans Free Admission Program at The Coos History Museum, March 12

The Coos History Museum will waive admission to veterans and their spouse/partner beginning March 2018 through December 31, 2018.  The free admission program was created through […]
March 9, 2018

American Legion Post 10 exploring suicide hotline

Albany American Legion Post 10 is organizing an effort to create a suicide hotline specifically geared toward veterans and people serving in the armed forces.
March 9, 2018

The Heart goes on: Long-lost Purple Heart replaced for Linn County man’s widow

Now, thanks to the Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs and the diligence of Randy Martinak of the Linn County Veterans Memorial Association, the Linn … It […]
March 8, 2018

Volunteer drivers help patients make it to appointments at Roseburg VA

The hospital has a program called DAV Transportation Network. Volunteers are able to sign up and help veterans get to appointments locally, or travel to Eugene […]