March 6, 2018

Enterprise vet touched by an angel – Angel Flight that is

A Wallowa County veteran is healing from much-needed shoulder replacement surgery thanks to Angel Flight, a national nonprofit that arranges free nonemergency air travel for children […]
March 5, 2018

SAGE Center to Host Celebation of Women in Military Service

March is Women’s History Month, and the Morrow County Veteran Service Office and Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs are inviting the public to a two-day Eastern […]
March 3, 2018

Military olympians and Olympic Games

We all were talking around the coffee table a lot this last week on some of the interesting news coming out of the 2018 Olympics in […]
February 26, 2018

Grants available for Oregon veterans and war memorials

SALEM, Ore. – Oregon Heritage of Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is offering grants for the construction or restoration of veterans and war memorials.
February 21, 2018

VFW auxiliary donates to BMCC scholarship fund

A member of the Oregon National Guard is the first recipient of a VFW Auxiliary Scholarship Fund at the Milton-Freewater center of Blue Mountain Community College.
February 16, 2018

VA hospital welcomes interim director

WALLA WALLA — An acting director was recently introduced at Jonathan M. Wainwright Memorial VA Medical Center in Walla Walla. Chad Adams, who began his role […]
February 14, 2018

US Highway 20 now Medal of Honor highway

The Oregon Medal of Honor Highway was created by House Bill 2100 passed by the Oregon Legislature in 2017, said Dick Tobiason, with Bend Heroes Foundation, […]
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. […]