February 23, 2017

Veterans Service Office Cuts Wait Times for Appointments

Deschutes County – The Deschutes County Veterans’ Services Office announced wait times dropped to fewer than 10 days from October through December. The solution was simple: […]
February 22, 2017

Honor Flight of Eastern Oregon is looking for more WWII Veterans

Honor Flight of Eastern Oregon is looking for more WWII Veterans to take to Washington, DC on our 15th Honor Flight during June 7-11, 2017. We […]
February 22, 2017

From Estacada to military leadership

Maj. Gen. Randall Ogden’s work with the U.S. Air Force has taken him to numerous foreign countries and inside of The Pentagon, but he’s never forgotten […]
February 21, 2017

Boring to build memorial for Clackamas County Vietnam veterans

With hopes of celebrating Veteran’s Day around a brand new tribute to Clackamas County heroes, Boring’s Committee on Memorials and Remembrance, Friends of Boring Station Trailhead […]
February 20, 2017

Quack Chats to feature unvarnished stories of Oregon veterans

Since 2012 the UO Veterans Oral History Project has provided a vehicle for compelling exchanges, like the one highlighted below, between a student interviewer and a U.S. Marine […]
February 19, 2017

Local organization working to build micro homes for veterans

VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) – If you drive through downtown Portland on any given night, you’ll see dozens of people sleeping under makeshift shelters. Among them are men […]
February 19, 2017

Military discounts a tap away with SCOUT Military

While serving in the U.S. Army in Oklahoma, Cody McGraw of Portland would help connect his fellow platoon members with military deals and savings. When they […]
February 19, 2017

Photo show focuses on female veterans

In an effort to spur dialogue and discussion around the women who serve our country, the Portland Art Museum will host a one-night, pop-up photography exhibition […]
February 17, 2017

Coos County women veterans guests of honor at special Nurturing Day event

COOS BAY, Ore. — Women veterans of Coos County were given a special day Friday. Organizers from the Roseburg VA Medical Center hosted Nurturing Day for […]