December 24, 2017

Sharing military Christmas stories, past and present

Wishing all of you and all our men and women serving this great country in all branches of the U.S. Military, and all our veterans who […]
December 21, 2017

BMCC gets grant for student veterans

Blue Mountain Community College is one of 14 community colleges and universities in Oregon to receive a grant for student veteran services. The Oregon Department of […]
December 19, 2017

Drivers needed for Treasure Valley veterans

The DAV is for veterans with a service-connected disability and there are about 200 members in Chapter 23 from both Idaho and Oregon. Fundraisers include the […]
December 14, 2017

UNION COUNTY: Housing assistance for local counties

Community Connections which covers, Baker, Union, Grant and Wallowa counties, will be receiving part of the funds to assist people in need of housing. Jeff Hensley […]
December 11, 2017

Not forgotten: Helix students show gratitude by laying wreaths on veterans’ graves

The graves at Olney Cemetery normally sit in peaceful environs disturbed only by the muffled noise of passing cars. On Sunday, a bugle playing “Taps” pierced […]
December 9, 2017

How you might support our military

This is the time of year that inspires more folks than usual to ask “What can we do to help our veteran community?” And rightly so. […]
December 7, 2017

Pendleton Air Museum, veterans recall Pearl Harbor

Veterans Mark Jaeger, left, and Sean Degan look at a World War II-era copy of the Oregon Journal at the Pendleton Air Museum on Thursday. … […]
December 5, 2017

Staff shortage impacting local vets program

Local veterans advocates are encouraging the Veterans Administration to restore a counseling program for veterans in Grant County with post-traumatic stress disorder. Steve Bull, the former […]
December 2, 2017

Postal Service: Deadlines nearing for holiday packages to military, international destinations

To ensure those serving in the nation’s armed forces and diplomatic service receive their holiday mail in time, the U.S. Postal Service encourages customers to mail […]