October 11, 2017

Veteran finds peace in service bird

Almost sixty years later, Mike Batnick still doesn’t like talking about it. “The incident I had involved a Marine, a .45 automatic, and a nuclear weapon,” […]
October 8, 2017

Honor Flight Veterans return home

WASHINGTON DC – After a busy weekend in the Nation’s capital, the Willamette Valley veterans made their way back to Oregon. This group of veterans was […]
October 7, 2017

Looking Back on October 8, 2017

20 years ago – 1997 Preparations are well underway for the dedication of the Oregon Veterans’ home Thursday in The Dalles. “It’s pretty exciting,” said Jon […]
October 7, 2017

UCC to host resource fair for veterans

Umpqua Community College is hosting a resource fair for veterans next week which will feature the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Traveling Wall. The half-day event is scheduled […]
October 5, 2017

Deschutes County weighs use of new veterans funding

Deschutes County officials weighed Wednesday how to use more state funding earmarked for veterans services.
October 4, 2017

Veterans ask Jackson County to fly POW/MIA flag

A group of veterans who served in wars from World War II to Iraq are calling on the Jackson County Board of Commissioners to fly a […]
October 4, 2017

UCC hosts resource fair for veterans featuring Vietnam Veterans Memorial Traveling Wall

ROSEBURG, Ore. – Student veterans at Umpqua Community College are creating an event to honor their fellow brothers and sisters who served in our country’s military. […]
October 3, 2017

Honor Flight vets were ‘treated like kings’

It had been a while since Harold Simpson had seen the Enola Gay — more than 70 years. The first time Simpson set eyes on her, […]
October 3, 2017

Since You Asked: Vietnam Wall replica in Medford is moving forward

I am relatively new to Medford and just recently heard about a Vietnam Memorial wall being built here. I searched your paper and found that Medford […]