February 5, 2018

POW/MIA agency seeks relatives of WW II veteran

Pvt. Howard A. Binder, who was from Umatilla and enlisted in the U.S. Army in Portland during World War II, is among a group of 13 […]
February 3, 2018

‘Beetle Bailey,’ Uncle Mort remembered

For decades, so many military veterans and their families sprouted a smile and so closely identified with the continuing Sunday stories and weekly clips that Mr. […]
January 31, 2018

Murder Mystery Dinner fundraiser Feb. 10 in Nyssa

NYSSA — A nonprofit in Nyssa is hosting its fourth annual Valentines fundraiser with The Mafia Murders: A Murder Mystery Dinner. The dinner will benefit veterans […]
January 30, 2018

Town hall meeting features senior planning

All area veterans and seniors are invited to attend a Town Hall meeting, which included representatives from Legal Aid Services of Oregon. The free gathering will […]
January 25, 2018

VFW/Marine Corps League Honor Guard Seeks New Members

The combined Color/Honor Guard of VFW Post 1383 and Detachment #373 of Marine Corps League are seeking additional Members for the Color Guard. Requirements are: Be […]
January 20, 2018

The war to end all wars?

Oregon’s National Guard has a very long and illustrious history, which dates back to 1843 when a committee was formed to create a civil and military […]
January 18, 2018

After 66 years, Umatilla County Korean War vet gets honorable discharge

PENDLETON, Oregon — A special moment took place at this week’s Umatilla County Board of Commissioners meeting. Chairman George Murdock says the highlight of the meeting […]
January 14, 2018

Volunteer for veterans “has always been helping somebody”

NYSSA — When you meet Mary Ballou in her Nyssa home, it doesn’t take long to realize that she has a go-get-’em personality.
January 6, 2018

Hot spots around the world

Wishing all our veterans and military and their families a very safe, healthy and happy new year!