March 31, 2017

Honoring veterans on the big screen

April 11, 1966, is recognized as one of the bloodiest days of the Vietnam War. That day, during Operation Abilene, Air Force pararescuemen were called upon […]
March 30, 2017

Telling Their Stories: ‘Devotion to duty’

In a modest frame in Art Sorenson’s Lake Oswego home office hang nearly two dozen military patches, badges and medals. Each one tells a story of […]
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 29, 2017

Veteran music group helps celebrate Vietnam veterans in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – For the second year in a row, the group DD 214 played some of their original music for the Welcome Home Vietnam […]
March 29, 2017

Vets home recruits volunteers

Volunteering at the Oregon Veterans’ Home is more about play than work, say Dan and Vickie Brindell, who reside near Lyle and have been taking residents […]
March 29, 2017

Honor Flight makes cameo in ‘NCIS’; local hub gearing up to take veterans to D.C. in May

EUGENE, Ore. – The March 28 episode of “NCIS” uses an Honor Flight for veterans to Washington, D.C., as a backdrop for a crime thriller. “When […]
March 28, 2017

4 Spirits plans major expansion

4 Spirits Distillery has come a long way since owner Dawson Officer set up shop in a former Air Force installation in Adair Village back in […]
March 27, 2017

Music guides PSU blind violist on life’s path

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Like many musicians, Christina Ebersohl closes her eyes when she plays. “I usually do. I don’t mean to, it just almost happens […]
March 26, 2017

Vets Crisis Line has been repaired

The Veterans Crisis Line has been fixed, according to a recent press release by the Department of Veterans Affairs. By adding a call center in Atlanta, […]