July 26, 2017

Highway sign to honor fallen soldier scheduled

A ceremony to unveil a Fallen Hero Memorial Highway sign, respecting Jessica Ellis, will be held at the Lakeview Town Park on Friday, Aug. 4 at […]
July 25, 2017

Legion craft-and-bake sale July 29 in Cannon Beach

CANNON BEACH — The Cannon Beach American Legion Auxiliary is holding its annual craft-and-bake sale 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 29, at the Legion […]
July 25, 2017

My Story of Service: Larry Slessler of Medford

Larry Slessler of Medford share stories from his time serving in the U.S. Air Force during the Cuban Missile Crisis and in Vietnam. Tales include spy […]
July 24, 2017

Milwaukie Pioneer Cemetery adds gravestones for five veterans

American Legion Post 180 Honor Guard is leading the dedication ceremony for five new Milwaukie Pioneer Cemetery gravestones at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 29. The new […]
July 24, 2017

‘The Vietnam War Oregon Remembers,’ An ‘Oregon Experience’ Documentary

Nearly 50 years after the end of combat operations in Vietnam, Oregonians remain deeply affected by the events of those times. “Oregon Experience” explores the stories […]
July 24, 2017

Combat veteran honored for cross-country bike trip

Amanda Neff, a U.S. Navy veteran who is riding her bike cross country from Virginia to Astoria on the TransAmerica Trail for Warrior Expeditions (https://warriorexpeditions.org), is […]
July 23, 2017

Honorably discharged veterans will soon get to shop tax-free

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — Hey veterans, you can soon shop tax free. Starting later this year, all honorably discharged veterans, no matter their […]
July 22, 2017

Continued story of Sgt. Joshua Brennan and Sgt. Sal Giunta

There has been a development in the story of a local soldier who died from his wounds during an ambush in Afghanistan in 2007. Sgt. Joshua […]
July 21, 2017

Sisters veteran’s outreach program receives national recognition

SISTERS, Ore. – Warfighter Outfitters, a Sisters-based veteran outreach program, has received some national recognition for its work in Central Oregon. Brett Miller, founder of Warfighter Outfitters, […]