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 19, 2017

My Story of Service: David Aragon of Medford

In 1977, at the age of 18, David “unintentionally” enlisted in the U.S. Army. Over the next 16 years he worked in Military Intelligence where he […]
July 16, 2017

Sue Shaffer honored at Cow Creek Tribe’s Veterans Dinner

The Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians dedicated the 18th Annual Veterans Dinner to its late tribal leader, Sue Shaffer, known for advocating for […]
July 11, 2017

Police, veterans organization participate in greenway sweep

Jackson County, Ore. – Local law enforcement agencies joined together to conduct a sweep along the Bear Creek Greenway Tuesday morning. The cleanup effort was conducted […]
July 11, 2017

My Story of Service: Cecil Misner of Grants Pass

Cecil Misner of Grants Pass shares stories from his time serving as a U.S. Army Huey Slick Helicopter Crew Chief in Vietnam. Tales include a rescue […]
July 6, 2017

My Story of Service: Gary Foster of Eagle Point

Gary Foster of Eagle Point, share stories from his time serving in the First Cavalry during Vietnam & after. Tales include a Cavalry charge gone wrong […]
June 29, 2017

Combat vets are hiking the 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail

Assisted by the nonprofit Warrior Expeditions, which supports outdoor journeys to help veterans melt the effects of combat, several veterans are hiking the entire 2,650-mile Pacific […]
June 29, 2017

Douglas County Goodwill offers employment services as well as a retail sales store

This office also has an employment specialist who works on behalf of job seekers to help veterans or referrals find the best fit in employment.
June 28, 2017

WWII vet has helped abused, neglected kids for 27 years

When Genevieve Hummel entered the foster care system at age 2, Court Appointed Special Advocates volunteer Harry Howard was there to watch out for her best […]