August 27, 2017

LCI tour brings back memories

A “reunion” of three World War II Navy veterans took place Saturday, Aug. 12, when Joe Doyon of Summerfield and Carl Finley of King City toured […]
August 25, 2017

Truck crashes into Astoria Doughboy Monument

ASTORIA, Ore. (KOIN) — A monument honoring the Doughboys of World War 1 was damaged in Astoria Thursday when a 77-year-old driver had a major medical […]
August 23, 2017

Survey: Fewer homeless veterans in Oregon, no change in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — Despite a pledge to end homelessness among veterans in Multnomah County, an Oregon Housing and Community Services point-in-time survey shows the number of homeless […]
August 23, 2017

Line for Life awarded exclusive national veterans contract

Portland-based crisis response nonprofit hiring additional employees to handle expected 1,200 or more calls a month from veterans seeking help Portland-based Lines for Life has been […]
August 19, 2017

Camaraderie is theme at annual Portland Spartan Race

There’s little in the civilian world that emulates the military experience. It’s also difficult to come across the camaraderie built during high-tense moments in combat. Brotherhood […]
August 18, 2017

Oregon City code exempts county’s homeless-veterans project

On Aug. 16, Oregon City commissioners unanimously declared an emergency to exempt Clackamas County from the city’s code requirements as county officials oversee volunteers who are […]
August 17, 2017

A fairly good place to spread vets’ message

Thousands of people from across Clackamas County flocked to Canby on Tuesday for the opening of the 118th Clackamas County Fair. From excited youth with their […]
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 […]