October 16, 2017

Jaime Herrera Beutler partners with Veterans History Project

VANCOUVER, Wash. (KOIN) —  Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler met with veterans on Monday morning to hear their military stories. Herrera Beutler partnered with the Veterans History […]
October 15, 2017

Volunteers help build shelters for homeless veterans

OREGON CITY, OR (KPTV) – Volunteers put on their tool belts to help build shelters for homeless veterans in Oregon City. The group worked on 30 […]
October 15, 2017

Soldier’s suicide leaves a family with questions

On May 6, 2016, First Lt. David Bauders died in what the U.S. Army described as a “non-combat related incident.” At the time of the news […]
October 14, 2017

Clackamas County starts framing shelters for veterans

Commissioners join volunteers to assemble tiny houses that will be moved to a Clackamas industrial site upon approval of a conditional use permit; vets will build […]
October 13, 2017

Milwaukie Vietnam War memorial almost fully funded

The city of Milwaukie, American Legion Post 180 and Daughters of the American Revolution are asking for the public’s help in reaching their funding goal for […]
October 11, 2017

Veteran finds peace in service bird

Almost sixty years later, Mike Batnick still doesn’t like talking about it. “The incident I had involved a Marine, a .45 automatic, and a nuclear weapon,” […]
October 2, 2017

WWII and Vietnam War veterans return to Oregon from trip to DC

PORTLAND, Ore. — It’s business as usual at PDX, but gate C9 had people turning heads Sunday night. Many at the gate, wielding American flags, waiting for […]
October 1, 2017

“Band of Brothers” Donald Malarkey of Oregon dies

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Donald Malarkey, a World War II paratrooper who was awarded the Bronze Star after parachuting behind enemy lines at Normandy to destroy […]
September 28, 2017

Oregon veterans share Vietnam War memories in new OPB documentary

“The Vietnam War Oregon Remembers” is a fine addition to the Burns and Novick work. By combining archival footage and interviews with veterans …