November 28, 2018

Career training for veterans returns to Gifford Pinchot

VetsWork, a program of the Mt. Adams Institute, is bringing back the national career training program for military veterans to both the Gifford Pinchot National Forest […]
November 27, 2018

War Stories: Mike Brock

He had his mind set on the military right out of high school, enlisting in the Marine Corps and then attending officer’s candidate school showing he […]
November 27, 2018

Remembering Pearl Harbor

The city of Seaside honored American World War II with a proclamation for “Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.” The proclamation comes with a freshening up of the […]
November 26, 2018

Where We Live: Dayton man recalls D-Day

Mortensen — who is also working with the National Archives to download more military stories of Oregon veterans — believes documenting first-hand …
November 26, 2018

Remembrance of Pearl Harbor, December 7th, 1941 in Newport at Don and Ann Davis Park

Survivors of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor will be honored at a ceremony on December 7 at 11:00 am at the Don and Ann Davis […]
November 24, 2018

From “55” to Afghanistan

A group of Veterans sitting around the coffee table the other day at Veteran Advocates of Ore-Ida reflected back when 55 mph was the law of […]
November 21, 2018

Deschutes Memorial Gardens Announced as an Official Location for the 2018 National Wreaths Across America Day

The cemetery will join close to 1,500 participating locations across the country to Remember, Honor & Teach on December 15 at 9am. National nonprofit Wreaths Across […]
November 21, 2018

Eugene Police prepare Thanksgiving meals for families of local veterans

EUGENE, Ore. – Police officers are cooking up and delivering Thanksgiving meals for 25 local veterans. The boxes will be packed with a full …
November 21, 2018

Health Center supply drive is successful

LEBANON — The Samaritan Lebanon Health Center team recently finished a month-long supply drive for the Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home. Clinic Manager Kim Vaughan said […]