May 31, 2017

Joseph veteran ready to see the outdoors in his TrackChair

U.S. Marine Corps veteran Joe Lewellyn served for one year in Vietnam –– 1968 –– long enough for him to be exposed to Agent Orange, a […]
May 30, 2017

Memorial Day 2017 around Oregon

Oregonians everywhere took a moment to honor the fallen.
May 26, 2017

See Memorial Day Events In Your Community

May 23, 2017

Local cemeteries host Memorial Day ceremonies

A pair of local veterans’ organizations are organizing ceremonies in Hermiston and Irrigon to remember the service and sacrifice of those who died while in military […]
May 23, 2017

Memorial Day – Schedule of Events

The sound of trumpets and firearms discharging will greet the celebration of Memorial Day at seven cemeteries throughout Wallowa County Monday, May 29. • Eagle Cap […]
May 19, 2017

Bronze Star Medal returned to tribal family

While being treated at Percy Jones Army Hospital in his native Michigan, Pfc. Willard Nanegos shared with a local newspaper his experiences serving overseas in the […]
May 17, 2017

Veterans honored with keepsake quilt

ONTARIO — Established Sept. 12, 2001, Operations Quilts/America’s Mothers has given more than 6,500 quilts to active duty, honorably discharged and retired members of all branches […]
May 13, 2017

Local veteran recounts Korean War experience

With all the recent press and talk about activities in Korea, we were talking around the coffee table lately about how many of our local folks […]
May 9, 2017

JoAnn and Donald Clayton guests of honor at HHS prom

Donald and JoAnn Clayton didn’t go to their high school prom because of a lack of communication. “His story is, he asked me and I didn’t […]