November 11, 2017

Return on investment is not the full story

As a result we do have several veteran-owned businesses in our region, but the general unemployment rate for veterans in Oregon is over 7 percent, …
November 9, 2017

Generations of war: Four local veterans from four foreign wars share their experiences

Going to war has always required courage and loyalty from our country’s warriors. In a quest to truly understand what they have sacrificed, we asked four […]
November 7, 2017

Local veteran an unlikely VFW post leader

Though he only found out about the Veterans of Foreign Wars seven years ago, that hasn’t stopped Ron Jardine from taking a leadership role for local […]
November 7, 2017

Veterans Day deals: Where vets get free and discounted meals, haircuts and more

Businesses are showing their appreciation with a smorgasbord of freebies and discounts.
November 6, 2017

Donations brighten Christmas for vets

Donations are starting to trickle in for the Veterans Gift Shop, including 55 afghans handmade by John Day resident Lois Wacken. The gifts, including shirts, toys, […]
November 6, 2017

Vale veteran recalls 16 months in Korean War | Local News Stories |

VALE — Larry Mendiola, 84, a lifelong Malheur County resident, is a Korean War veteran, but also served his community in a variety of ways as […]
November 4, 2017

An early salute to area veterans

The American flag waves high as a stream of flags representing various branches of the United States military. Veterans also occupy one of the many floats […]
November 3, 2017

Local therapy center aims to help veterans in need

ONTARIO — On Oct. 18, U.S. Sens. Ron Wyden, and Jeff Merkley, both Oregon Democrats, sent out a press release urging the U.S. Department of Veterans […]
November 1, 2017

Oregon Tech’s Dental Clinic Offering Free Services to Veterans Next Week

Monday, November 6-Thursday, November 9, 2017, 10 a.m.-noon. Open to any current service member or veteran with ID. WHERE:   Dental Hygiene Clinic, Semon Hall, Oregon Tech, 3201 […]