June 9, 2018

When did our military begin?

A couple of young boys came up to me as I was getting the color guard ready to lead off the Global Village celebration last week, […]
June 8, 2018

More than 80 WA and OR Korean War vets receive medals

KENNEWICK, WA – Today was a special day for Korean War veterans living in Washington and Oregon. The Consul General of the Republic of Korea …
June 7, 2018

Honor Flight Takes Local Korean War Vets To DC

PORTLAND, OR — The inaugural Honor Flight of Central Oregon took off … Portland International Airport, with more than two-dozen local veterans.
June 7, 2018

‘Forces to Flyers’ Puts Veterans on the Flight Deck

The schools involved are Leading Edge Aviation in Oregon, CTI Professional Flight Training in Tennessee and Florida, and U.S. Aviation Group in …
June 6, 2018

New Student Orientation Day Available for Military Connected Students at OSU

Take a day out of your schedule to prepare yourself to use the benefits that you have earned and services that are available to you here […]
June 6, 2018

Veterans Memorial gets boost from City

$50,000 in tourism dollars means the monument in Foothills Park could be ready in time for Veterans Day events
June 5, 2018

Manzanita Fourth of July Parade Planned

Registration forms are now available for the Manzanita Fourth of July Parade. Forms are available at City Hall or on the City website www.ci.manzanita.or.us. The theme […]
June 5, 2018

Here’s what a Salem WWII pilot wants young people to know about D-Day

Howard Games of Salem was a pilot during the massive military operation June 6, 1944, when Allied Forces invaded the beaches of Normandy, France.
June 4, 2018

War Stories: Jerry Prescott

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans–some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. […]