August 12, 2017

“Flaps” Berry, Doolittle Raiders honored in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — On April 18, 1942 — just 4 months after the attack on Pearl Harbor — the Doolittle Raiders flew B-25 bombers over […]
August 11, 2017

Veterans provide gift to relief nursery

Glenn Knox, Chef de Gare, commander of Lane County Voiture 80 presents $1,001 to Diane Hazen, executive director of the Family Relief Nursery. Members of the […]
August 10, 2017

WWII vet flies to Japan to return ‘good luck’ flag to soldier’s family

PORTLAND, Ore. – A WWII veteran is flying to Japan Wednesday to return a flag to the family of a deceased soldier, fulfilling a promise he […]
August 10, 2017

Portland State Students Transform Pickathon Music Festival’s Treeline Stage Into Clackamas ‘Sleeping Pods’

The Pickathon Music Festival might have ended Aug. 6, but that was just the beginning for its Treeline Stage. Architecture students from Portland State University’s Center for […]
August 9, 2017

New VA primary care clinic has grand opening

Ron Holcomb used a walker to get up to the podium, but he still has his legs. And that was why the Navy veteran made his […]
August 2, 2017

Board clears way for Clackamas shelter for homeless vets

Commissioners split 3-2 on zoning-code change; 30-unit village will require specific approvals from agency and hearings officer Clackamas County commissioners have cleared the way for a […]
July 31, 2017

Veterans Memorial Garden thanks vets at county fair

Tim Baker fought in a war nobody talks about. But just like veterans of the better-known conflicts, Baker returned to life in the states after his […]
July 28, 2017

Lines for Life named backup for national Veterans Crisis Line

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Big changes are coming to a Portland-based non-profit focused on helping veterans and others reaching out in need. Lines for Life, which […]
July 26, 2017

World War II Oregon WAVE Peggy Lutz Visits Tillamook Air Museum for Book Signing July 29

At 95 years young, Peggy Lutz is an inspiring figure who served as a Control Tower Operator at both Naval Air Station Klamath Falls and then […]