April 22, 2017

Veterans honored for their ‘service and sacrifice’

Local veterans receive Quilts of Valor to thank them for their service. Pictured, from left, are John Matthews, Vince Schwartz, Thomas Pierce, Bill Emmons, Alvin Shaw, […]
March 29, 2017

Elks collect socks for veterans

The Oregon State Elks Association, in conjunction with the Oregon Podiatric Medical Association, are collecting socks to distribute to veterans and their families. Dr. Chris Seuferling, […]
March 23, 2017

Deadline Is Soon To Order Veterans Memorial Bricks

Klamath Falls, – Ore. If you want to order a Veterans Memorial Project Brick this Spring, the deadline is April 1st. The bricks will be dedicated […]
March 18, 2017

March military milestones – Mexico to Vietnam

The other morning around the coffee-and-conversation table, one of our vets remarked on the several auspicious anniversaries coming up this month. One of them has to […]
March 9, 2017

Pendleton celebrates the Doolittle raiders 75 years later

Only remnants remain of the bustling Army base at the Pendleton airport during World War II, but organizers are looking to revive the spirit for a […]
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 16, 2017

Local flight project honors area veterans

A few years back, Touchet farmer Mark Small contacted AMVETS Jonathan M. Wainwright Post 1111 to suss out a way to thank veterans for their service […]
February 14, 2017

Big Read has big finale

Fishtrap’s Big Read came to an end Saturday night with a 1960s-style dance at “The Place,” a community center at the United Methodist church in Joseph. […]
February 11, 2017

Veterans win at Wildhorse Super Bowl party

More than $10,000 was raised for Divide Camp — a former Wallowa County elk hunt camp that offers a wilderness retreat for combat veterans — during […]