April 26, 2017

Heroes on the Water chapter paddles Town Lake

The North Oregon Coast chapter of the Heroes on the Water held its second event at Town Lake north of Pacific City Sunday. It is something […]
April 20, 2017

Homeless to hero: Former Glencoe grad helps fight homelessness among female veterans

Leanne Babcock grew up homeless. Now, she’s doing everything she can to make sure no one else ends up on the streets. Babcock, a 2000 graduate […]
April 20, 2017

World War II vet celebrates his years of milestones

Urban Kluthe, 98, of Beaverton, wiped tears from his face and said, “… anyway, I never thought this would ever happen — oh my gosh. I’m […]
March 30, 2017

Telling Their Stories: ‘Devotion to duty’

In a modest frame in Art Sorenson’s Lake Oswego home office hang nearly two dozen military patches, badges and medals. Each one tells a story of […]
March 27, 2017

Music guides PSU blind violist on life’s path

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Like many musicians, Christina Ebersohl closes her eyes when she plays. “I usually do. I don’t mean to, it just almost happens […]
March 22, 2017

Riding for veterans and community

Members of the newly-formed Estacada American Legion Riders Group hope to continue to rev up support for the Legion’s programs for veterans and the community. The […]
March 20, 2017

Veterans and Families Resource Center of Oregon offers helping hand to those who served

The Veterans and Families Resource Center of Oregon started as an idea of Casey Curry’s. Today, the nonprofit organization, operating out of St. Paul’s United Methodist […]
March 17, 2017

Veteran celebrates 70 years with Forest Grove post

Bob Dean, commander of American Legion Post 2 of Forest Grove, presented an award for 70 years of continuous membership to Harold Johnson at the post’s […]
March 16, 2017

“The Beast” goes to work at Fort Stevens

HAMMOND — A Vietnam War-era cargo truck will transport visitors through Fort Stevens State Historical Site this summer. Steve Wicklander, a member of the Friends of […]