August 3, 2017

Flagline to honor vets

The Missing in America Project has arranged for the unclaimed cremains of six veterans to be transported from La Grande to Willamette National Cemetery in Portland […]
August 2, 2017

Feed Me Fight Me: Food-inspired activewear company gives back to veterans

Klamath Falls native Brian Eayres has always been the sort of person who does what he wants, whether that is joining the Marines on a whim […]
August 2, 2017

My Story of Service: Michael Meer of Grants Pass

Michael Meer, of Grants Pass, shares stories from his time serving as a Gunner in the Armed Chinook program during Vietnam. Tales include nearly crashing into […]
August 2, 2017

Board clears way for Clackamas shelter for homeless vets

Commissioners split 3-2 on zoning-code change; 30-unit village will require specific approvals from agency and hearings officer Clackamas County commissioners have cleared the way for a […]
August 1, 2017

Brookings VA clinic set to open

The Veterans Administration clinic on Railroad Street in Brookings is set to open Sept. 11 — and pent-up anticipation is almost palpable among local veterans. The […]
August 1, 2017

My Story of Service: Jerry Heckers of Grants Pass

Jerry Heckers of Grants Pass shares stories from his time serving in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. Tales include surviving an enemy ambush that lasted 3 […]
July 31, 2017

Veterans Memorial Garden thanks vets at county fair

Tim Baker fought in a war nobody talks about. But just like veterans of the better-known conflicts, Baker returned to life in the states after his […]
July 28, 2017

County searches for new veteran service officer

Grant County is seeking a new veteran service officer. Funding for the position has almost doubled, and the Grant County Court plans to increase the position […]
July 28, 2017

Lines for Life named backup for national Veterans Crisis Line

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Big changes are coming to a Portland-based non-profit focused on helping veterans and others reaching out in need. Lines for Life, which […]