February 16, 2017

More than 1200 homeless veterans home at last

PORTLAND, Ore. — More than 1,200 veterans in Portland will sleep in their own beds tonight. It’s quite an achievement considering less than two years ago, […]
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 15, 2017

POW/MIA Flag Will Fly Daily Over Clackamas County, Commission Announces – Oregon City, OR Patch

The POW/MIA flag, which honors prisoners of war and those who went missing in action, will now fly on a daily basis over Clackamas County’s Red […]
February 15, 2017

St. Vincent de Paul holding job fair for veterans

Local veterans looking for a job can meet with representatives from two dozen businesses who are hiring during the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane […]
February 14, 2017

Wall of honor coming to Albany

The traveling Wall of Honor, a 32-panel wall displaying the 7,265 names of all fallen servicemen from Operation Desert Storm in 1991, through the Somalia and Bosnian […]
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 14, 2017

Student veterans find success and support at Sylvania Campus’ Veterans Resource Center | PCC

The Sylvania Campus Veterans Resource Center welcomed Veterans Affairs Center for Innovation (VACI) Director Patrick Littlefield on Thursday, Jan. 26. Also accompanying Director Littlefield was VA […]
February 13, 2017

Where We Live: Oregon Military Museum

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Thousands of Oregonians have served with distinction in this nation’s wars. A world-class museum paying tribute to them is under construction right […]
February 12, 2017

Truffle Shuffle helps St. Vincent de Paul provide housing for local veterans

EUGENE, Ore. – St. Vincent de Paul has more to offer local veterans thanks to runners at Alton Baker Park Sunday. The 36th annual Truffle Shuffle […]