April 30, 2017

Pendleton gala remembers Doolittle Raiders

Each veteran and military personnel had their reasons for being at the Oregon National Guard Armory in Pendleton Saturday. The National Guard partnered with the Pendleton […]
April 29, 2017

Quilts and valor

The national Quilts of Valor program, Oregon Chapter, was in Ontario a few days ago to present several area Veterans who were touched by war, with […]
April 29, 2017

Editorial: Little time left to honor WWII vets

You may have noticed in the past year an increase in the number of Chronicle stories about World War II veterans, the most recent on April […]
April 28, 2017

Reliving History: WWII-era B 17 Bomber hits the Bend Skies

Nervous, jittery laughter filled the aluminum overcast plane as a slew of lucky passengers — including three veterans — geared up for a 30 minute flight […]
April 28, 2017

ACCESS consolidates two locations

ACCESS has moved its veterans support program to its main office, consolidating its two locations into what it calls a “one-stop shop.”The community food pantry and […]
April 26, 2017

Salem sailor’s remains arrive in D.C. for burial

The flag-draped casket of Navy Ensign Verdi D. Sederstrom arrived on a Delta Airlines flight Tuesday at Baltimore/Washington International Airport. Sederstrom, who graduated from Salem High […]
April 26, 2017

World War II vet donates B-17 model to McMinnville museum

MCMINNVILLE, Ore. — One local man is using his skills as a model maker to remember those who served in World War II. When an injury […]
April 26, 2017

Heroes on the Water chapter paddles Town Lake

The North Oregon Coast chapter of the Heroes on the Water held its second event at Town Lake north of Pacific City Sunday. It is something […]
April 26, 2017

Tigard American Legion Auxiliary supports veteran causes

Royal Villas resident Kathy Norris, who was a charter member of the Tigard American Legion Post 158 Auxiliary 52 years ago, showed up at the April […]